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M Tracy
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Lafayette IN

Jan 20th, 2018 08:24 PM   Edit   Profile   Print Topic   Search Topic

Mythical Overdrive with the gain all the way down on the main board. BYOC OD2 (clean boost and ts808)on the mini board.

archiestone
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El Californio

Jan 20th, 2018 09:02 PM   Edit   Profile   Print Topic   Search Topic

Any fans of the Fulltone FB-3 Fat-Boost? Local guy's selling one for $65, I've considered checking it out...

DanL

Northern CT - USA

"We're not University material."
Jan 21st, 2018 12:49 PM   Edit   Profile   Print Topic   Search Topic

My favorite is the Xotic RC Booster. But I also get great results with my OCD as well as either of my compressors with blend knobs (Barber TonePress or Xotic SP).

Dolemite

What It Was!

Fairly Unbalanced
Jan 21st, 2018 12:54 PM   Edit   Profile   Print Topic   Search Topic

Donner Boost Killer (Xotic RC Boost clone). Or a MOSFET Boost.

Mick Reid
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Australia

American-made in Oz!!
Jan 21st, 2018 04:07 PM   Edit   Profile   Print Topic   Search Topic

"Donner Boost Killer"

Ah yes, forgot about that one!
Got it back in October. I have it on my new mini pedal pedalboard. It's a great little boost. (especially for like 22 US bucks!)


reverendrob
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We all want

our time in hell
Jan 21st, 2018 11:05 PM   Edit   Profile   Print Topic   Search Topic

If I want a boost, I just flip the switch on the Space Echo to a higher output setting. ;)

jhawkr
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Wichita, KS USA

It's all gravy from here on...
Jan 22nd, 2018 11:19 AM   Edit   Profile   Print Topic   Search Topic

TC Spark Mini. Steve Morse sold me on the Mini.


gdw3

LA-la-land, CA

Insert clever comment here
Jan 22nd, 2018 12:49 PM   Edit   Profile   Print Topic   Search Topic

Xotic EP Booster

walshb
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Manchester, TN

12,423 Mustangs passed and counting
Jan 22nd, 2018 03:50 PM   Edit   Profile   Print Topic   Search Topic

Trying out a new project and I demo'd the GE-7 as a boost on the clean channel last weekend. The bass player, who is also a guitar player, was amazed! He had never heard of using the GE-7 in that manner, and was also very surprised at how well it works.

RDR
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I tried to think

but nothing happened!
Jan 22nd, 2018 08:19 PM   Edit   Profile   Print Topic   Search Topic

Recently a Seymour Duncan Pickup Booster. Also a Soul Food with gain low.

stinger22

USA

Jan 23rd, 2018 08:02 PM   Edit   Profile   Print Topic   Search Topic


archiestone : Just put my Fat-Boost 3 back on the board and loving it again. $65 go for it. I also have a EP Boost at the very end to give a little extra going into the amp, only set to 9 oclock and the nice ttone the EP Boost adds.

Dolemite

What It Was!

Fairly Unbalanced
Jan 24th, 2018 08:57 AM   Edit   Profile   Print Topic   Search Topic

+1 on the Duncan Pickup Booster. Construction is a bit light, but it adds a really great resonance and skronk to strats & teles.

‘Skronk’ = highly technical term

Deep

Kathmandu, Nepal.

Jan 24th, 2018 09:07 PM   Edit   Profile   Print Topic   Search Topic

X-otic RC Booster. Livens up all of my amps!

larryguitar19
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South Florida

larryguitar
Jan 25th, 2018 08:38 AM   Edit   Profile   Print Topic   Search Topic

It seems my Fulltone FD2 and X SP compressors each already give me that choice satisfactorily.

JJuran
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Boston Area

Jan 27th, 2018 03:27 PM   Edit   Profile   Print Topic   Search Topic

RC Booster for me. I've had a few clean boost pedals and those that don't add noise are good enough for me. But last few years I've been enjoying the Xotic RC Booster.

Foggy1
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Murrells Inlet, SC

So, so you think you can tell?
Jan 27th, 2018 03:40 PM   Edit   Profile   Print Topic   Search Topic

Tumnis with gain low :)

zenland

U.S.A. Hotlanta

avise la fin
Feb 10th, 2018 03:21 PM   Edit   Profile   Print Topic   Search Topic

Tumnus

ANDY

weege1986

Hockessin, DE USA

Feb 24th, 2018 10:52 AM   Edit   Profile   Print Topic   Search Topic

I run a custom built "Fireplace" TB in front of my AC/15. It pushes into a nice warm break up. Recently I've been running it after my Tube Screamer. Combined, the pair sound outstanding.

ScottB

USA

Get a job Clown.
Feb 24th, 2018 08:50 PM   Edit   Profile   Print Topic   Search Topic

MXR/CAD Boost on my gig board. TCE Spark mini on my jam board.


Hammond101
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So. Cal. USA

Feb 27th, 2018 09:51 AM   Edit   Profile   Print Topic   Search Topic

Caline Pure Sky for me. It's an inexpensive Klon clone.

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