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Old February 20th, 2007, 04:25 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Using a new light distortion pedal I like (Ego Boost)

I was looking around a local guitar shop and trying out a bunch of distortion / boost pedals. I ended up taking something home (this rarely happens) I just liked the sound a lot. It's called "ego boost" by some folks out of Washington called Smart People Factory (www.smartpeoplefactory.com) It's a lot less over the top than my Boss OD-2R Turbo Overdrive. It's not something I's use for heavy metal but if I put my guitar through it to my Vox AD50VT modelling a tweed 4x10, it sounds awesome. It's really simple, stomp on/off, boost, and a no-load tone pot (all the way left is off. Once it clicks, it's off the circuit). No volume pot, so if I want to keep the same level with distortion I have to use the volume on my guitar or a volume pedal.

Has anyone else heard this? If so, what are your impressions?

I'm not affiliated, just happy with the product and wanted to share my experience.

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Old February 20th, 2007, 04:40 PM   #2 (permalink)
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Judging by the name alone....this would be the last pedal that I would need. At least that's what my wife would say.
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