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Modtone MT-OVRD Special Edition Dyno Drive Overdrive Pedal

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If your playing style lives in that sweet spot between clean and dirty, the ModTone Dyno Drive Overdrive is the perfect pedal for you. Designed to pu...Click To Read More About This Product

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Push your tone to its limits with this versatile overdirve.

If your playing style lives in that sweet spot between clean and dirty, the ModTone Dyno Drive Overdrive is the perfect pedal for you. Designed to push a tube amp into overdriven heaven, once you've turned the Dyno Drive on you'll never turn it off. Achieve a perfect blend of steel edged grit without gain soaked saturation. Put the Dyno Drive between your favorite guitar and tube amp and swim in a Texas flood of tone.

FEATURES
  • Tone Knob controls EQ
  • High impact switch
  • Drive Knob controls overdrive amount
  • Level Knob controls output volume
  • Subtle And Smooth Overdrive
  • Emulates A Touch Of Amp Gain
  • Excellent Lead Boost
  • Light To Medium Gain Level
  • All True Bypass
  • Bright Blue LED
  • All Metal Chassis
  • High quality jacks

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SPECIFICATIONS
  • 9 mA current draw
  • -18dBu Nominal Input Level
  • 1M§™ Input Impedance
  • -8dBu Nominal Output Level
  • 1 K§™ Output Impedance
  • 9v battery powered
  • 9vDC power inlet
  • Dimensions: 4 5/16" x 2" x 1 3/16"
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ModtoneMT-OVRD Special Edition Dyno Drive Overdrive Pedal
 
2.7

(based on 9 reviews)

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44%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Compact (7)

Cons

  • Poor sound quality (3)

Best Uses

  • Performances (5)
  • Home studio (3)
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    • Professional musician (6)

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(3 of 3 customers found this review helpful)

 
2.0

NOT ENOUGH GAIN

By Dan

from Niles, MI

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Comments about Modtone MT-OVRD Special Edition Dyno Drive Overdrive Pedal:

The unit seemed built well but maybe a bit more fragile than all the other effects I have. While the distortion sounds were OK, there wasn't enough gain when engaged (say for a solo). The effected volume would not exceed the bypassed volume even when set to maximum. I bought this when it was offered on Stupid Deal of the Day and thought it might be a cheap deal to add to my arsenal but it wasn't for me so I returned it. While shipping was free when I bought it, returning it cost me the round trip ticket. Save yourself an audition fee.

(3 of 3 customers found this review helpful)

 
1.0

Terrible

By MTP04987

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Pros

  • Compact Design

Cons

  • Limited Selection Of Effects
  • Not Responsive
  • Poor Sound Quality

Best Uses

    Comments about Modtone MT-OVRD Special Edition Dyno Drive Overdrive Pedal:

    Sounds thin and separate from the guitar. It's like the amp has distortion but the guitar signal does not. I wanted it to have a little break up on songs that do not need full distortion. This is a very limited, terrible sounding pedal.

    (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

     
    1.0

    very thin sounding, not an Overdrive

    By scottfreatis

    from Columbia, SC

    About Me Professional Musician

    Pros

    • Compact Design

    Cons

    • Poor Sound Quality

    Best Uses

    • Home Studio
    • Performances
    • Professional Recording

    Comments about Modtone MT-OVRD Special Edition Dyno Drive Overdrive Pedal:

    The pedal is like a weak tubescreamer, very thin sounding with hardly any drive. Not sure what this pedal is supposed to do. It doesn't boost anything

    (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

     
    3.0

    Great price point distortion pedal.

    By DoghouseEd

    from Tennessee

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    Pros

    • Compact Design

    Cons

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      Comments about Modtone MT-OVRD Special Edition Dyno Drive Overdrive Pedal:

      This pedal serves its purpose. Not the greatest sounding overdrive but adequate for a little boost. The price was great and I would buy it again at such a good price point. I would also try their other pedals as well.

       
      2.0

      Meh

      By Whiplash

      from St. Paul, MN

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      Pros

      • Compact Design

      Cons

      • Difficult To Use
      • Poor Sound Quality

      Best Uses

      • Amateur Recording

      Comments about Modtone MT-OVRD Special Edition Dyno Drive Overdrive Pedal:

      This is a pedal that takes an unnaturally long time to hone in that one sound that makes it sound only somewhat okay. If you can, save up a little extra cash and get any other pedal. This may only be good as a boost pedal instead of an overdrive. A blender might work as a better overdrive.

      (0 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

       
      2.0

      Not for me

      By -jim

      from NYC/Nashville

      About Me Professional Musician

      Comments about Modtone MT-OVRD Special Edition Dyno Drive Overdrive Pedal:

      It's a weird dirt pedal, It makes for a very thin fizzy sound on top of a basically uneffected clean tone. And you can't warm it up because the tone control appears to be before the drive circuit so to get much distortion you need to turn up the tone control. To me it has everything about the tone of a bad amp, like a speaker that's torn or something buzzing, but doesn't give any real grit to your tone. I've played through tube amps and this pedal doesn't capture any of the good qualities of a tube amp on the edge.

      Also, it's not true bypass.

      Now, there's always somebody looking for something weird so maybe there's somebody who will love it but it's going on the shelf here.

       
      5.0

      Great pedal, great tone.

      By AJ

      from SLC, UT

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      Pros

      • Compact Design
      • Excellent Sound Quality

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Performances

        Comments about Modtone MT-OVRD Special Edition Dyno Drive Overdrive Pedal:

        I use this pedal to give a little "crunch" to my rhythm and to boost my tube distortion. It is exactly what I was looking for. It is a nice complement to the pedals that I already have and can be used in combination with others. Overall I think this is a great pedal. If you looking for loud 'in your face' type of overdrive this is not the pedal for you; but if you're looking for a little kick and some versatility, its perfect.

         
        4.0

        Read my below comment

        By audioJoe

        from Long Island NY

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        Pros

        • Compact Design
        • Responsive

        Cons

        • Odd Soundingbut Ok

        Best Uses

        • Amateur Recording
        • Events
        • Home Studio
        • In Front Of Distortion
        • Performances
        • Professional Recording

        Comments about Modtone MT-OVRD Special Edition Dyno Drive Overdrive Pedal:

        This unit thins out the bottom end of a guitar, and adds a treble boost. If used on a muddy guitar in front of a distortion, or high gain channel, it will push your distortion through the roof without any mud and will work wonders. I would not recommend using it on its own. It has an unusual bright sizzle in the gain. this is not an issue when used as stated above. I've tested on 5 different humbuckers,and on a strat.I also compared to other overdrives. results are the same for all guitars. Because of the treble boost, I had to turn the tone control all the way to the left to come close to the original signal. So, if you don't mind a little top end boost, and a thinned out (cleared up) bottom, this is for you. I paid 39.I gave it 4 stars cause you cant add back in the bottom end, and because of the treble boost.

        (0 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

         
        4.0

        More than adequate

        By Woody

        from Springfield, VA

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        Pros

        • Compact Design
        • Excellent Sound Quality
        • Responsive

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Home Studio
          • Performances

          Comments about Modtone MT-OVRD Special Edition Dyno Drive Overdrive Pedal:

          Compact, travels well and great for my needs. I would buy this again

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