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What's your rig? You get 1 amp, 1 guitar, and 1 pedal.

Discussion in 'Amp Central Station' started by theprofessor, Oct 15, 2017.

  1. theprofessor

    theprofessor Friend of Leo's

    Aug 8, 2016
    Chattanooga, TN
    What would your rig be if you could have only 1 amp, 1 guitar, and 1 pedal?

    Here are some guidelines:
    (1) You don't have to have owned any of this gear. It can be dream gear.
    (2) You can't say a Fractal or amp simulator of any kind. It has to be a physical amp.
    (3) The pedal can't be some kind of honkin' multi-function thing. I'm thinking of basically one effect.
    (4) If you want to substitute an outboard 6G15 reverb unit (or any other) for the pedal, you can.

    I haven't played through enough stuff to speak intelligently of a dream rig (though I imagine a brown Tolex Fender could be my amp in that scenario), so I'll stick with some things I know. For now:

    AMP: vintage Deluxe Reverb
    GUITAR: 50's-style Les Paul with P-90's
    PEDAL: Boss Blues Driver
    Last edited: Oct 15, 2017
  2. whoanelly15

    whoanelly15 Tele-Meister

    Aug 30, 2017
    Since that’s all I have, I’ll give it a go...

    64 avri Tele
    Camel Toe x3OD
    Double Deluxe
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  3. Old Tele man

    Old Tele man Friend of Leo's

    May 10, 2017
    Tucson, AZ
    Telecaster & Super Reverb Amp & NO pedal...I play guitar, not "tap-dance" between pedals.
    loco gringo, Kreepy, G-52 and 8 others like this.
  4. cntry666

    cntry666 Tele-Afflicted

    Aug 16, 2010
    decatur, ga
    Bogner Alchemist
    Gretsch 5435 Jet Pro
    EHX Soul Food
    chiefline, Felino and Geo like this.
  5. Geo

    Geo Friend of Leo's

    Mar 17, 2003
    Hendersonville, TN
    Parts Tele
    Allen Sweet Spot
    Delay Pedal - probably Carbon Copy
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  6. moosie

    moosie Doctor of Teleocity Silver Supporter

    Jul 18, 2010
    Western Connecticut
    I'm tempted to reply my D-18GE, and a Neumann KM184, but that's not a pedal. Or an amp. :lol:

    Besides, I'd be jonesing for an electric rig before I got done playing two songs.

    So.... Collings SoCo, and a Victoria Golden Melody. You can keep the pedal.
    studio1087 likes this.
  7. teleblueman

    teleblueman Tele-Meister Ad Free Member

    Dec 7, 2009
    Hmmmm. 1959 les paul standard, Bludotone Bludodrive amp.....Who needs pedals?
    Richie-string and Evil Funk like this.
  8. rze99

    rze99 Poster Extraordinaire

    Feb 26, 2014
    South London UK
    reverb pedal

    like this

  9. adamgdog

    adamgdog Tele-Meister

    Apr 5, 2017
    Fender strat classic 60s in surf green with rosewood feet board, Boss Re-20, and Marshall full stack.
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  10. backporchmusic

    backporchmusic Friend of Leo's

    Nov 28, 2006
  11. theprofessor

    theprofessor Friend of Leo's

    Aug 8, 2016
    Chattanooga, TN
    Totally fine to skip the pedals.

    Since the fellow in the video isn't from the UK, I assume this isn't you? I saw this video a few months back, and I thought: Dang, that sounds fantastic!
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  12. songtalk

    songtalk Friend of Leo's

    20170909_135137.jpg My surf green home made USACG tele, my JC120 and my RAT. I feel like I could do most of it fine with just that and my volume and tone knobs.

    So there, I already have my dream guitar rig! Yay!
    Last edited: Oct 15, 2017
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  13. krowbot

    krowbot Tele-Meister

    Oct 15, 2009
    Hanford, California
  14. TimothyC

    TimothyC Tele-Afflicted

    May 12, 2016
    Les Paul junior -> orange cs50
  15. alnicopu

    alnicopu Friend of Leo's

    Oct 3, 2009
    The city
    My current beater strat and Princeton Reverb clone. The older I get the less pedals i use, so I don’t need one.
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  16. brookdalebill

    brookdalebill Telefied Ad Free Member

    Nov 15, 2009
    Austin, Tx
    A Gretsch Chet.
    I have it.
    A Roland Cube 80XL.
    I have it.
    A Boss DM2 delay.
    That's it.
    My second choice for an amp would be a BF Twin.
  17. tery

    tery Poster Extraordinaire Silver Supporter

    Sep 21, 2012
    50's Classic Player Tele , Fender Champion 600 , Danelectro BLT Slap Echo .
  18. nojazzhere

    nojazzhere Friend of Leo's

    Feb 3, 2017
    Foat Wuth, Texas
    Ron Kirn Pinecaster
    Tweed Bassman
    Outboard Reverb

    For mongrelcaster (avatar)
    my Vox Pathfinder 15R w/ 1-12" Fender Special Design
    my Arion Stereo Chorus (SCH-1) rarely gets stepped on, but what the heck.....
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  19. 6stringcowboy

    6stringcowboy Tele-Afflicted

    Dynasonic Duo Jet, Tweed Deluxe, Strymon Flint (reverb/tremolo)
  20. paratus

    paratus Friend of Leo's Gold Supporter

    Dec 2, 2010
    I’ll play.

    My ‘52AVRI into my Rivera era Concert amp.

    I guess I could use my Radial ABY pedal. That would give me everything from clean to mean.
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