One of the questions we get regularly is ‘why make a signature pedal for people known for using digital amp simulations that have built in overdrives’.
To answer this question we shot this quick and dirty video showing the tonal advantages of using a pedal over using the built in ‘overdrives’ in the digital solutions.
Yes… there are a million tweaks under the hood of the AxeFX and the Kemper that can get you CLOSE to what you can get with an external pedal- but we’re fans of simply getting shit done Vs getting nothing done because you tweaked every available setting and your day, and more importantly, your creativity is now gone.
Analysis paralysis is real- simple outboard gear can get you great tone in a fraction of the time without losing massive amounts of time, energy, and your mojo dicking with settings.
If you plug in your pedal and the LED lights up, but all you get is noise/hum or total silence from the unit there is a 99% chance you fried your circuit board with the use of an incorrect power supply.
Pedals are simple, they dont require any exotic power supply… BUT you can’t just plug any fucking power supply that fits in the hole.
ALL Pro Tone Pedals operate on a 9volt negative tip power supply. We recommend the Godlyke PowerAll, but there are literally dozens on the market.
WARNING- do not use multivalued interchangeable tip power supplies. These are not designed for audio circuits and are REALLY easy to set incorrectly and damage your pedal.
With Pro Tone Pedals 0% Interest Payment Plans, you use your existing credit/debit card, or PayPal account so there’s no need for a credit check!
This is an installment billing plan, where equal payments are made on your card, rather than the whole amount being charged up front – this way you are also not subject to high-interest penalty rates if you are late on one payment.
How it works:
The total price, including tax and shipping if applicable, along with a modest processing fee, is split between 4 payments. 1st payment is due now, from there we’ll get you in the build queue. Payments 2-4 are fully automated. The moment your final payment is made your pedal will ship.