Vox Silk Drive - Valve Distortion Pedal

  • Item # 1539298
  • Model # VESD

Iconic amp sounds for your pedalboard. The Silk Drive valve overdrive pedal offers the dynamic clean and creamy overdrive tones of classic boutique amps in a compact pedal format, powered by Nutube fo… Learn More

$179.99

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Beyond the usual amp in a box to new levels of overdrive.

Iconic amp sounds for your pedalboard. The Silk Drive valve overdrive pedal offers the dynamic clean and creamy overdrive tones of classic boutique amps in a compact pedal format, powered by Nutube for warm and responsive amp-like tones. Inspired by harmonically rich boutique amp tones, the Silk Drive goes beyond the amp-in-a-box category to offer a truly flexible valve overdrive pedal. The all-analog signal path and Nutube allow for genuine boost and overdrive tones with the feel of a real tube amp, while internally boosted voltage gives greater headroom and dynamics. Plus, the OLED display shows an oscilloscope while the pedal is active or bypassed, allowing you to understand exactly how your signal is affected. Three output modes allow you to use this as a standard pedal, a line-level preamp, and a direct amp-sim using the built-in analog cabinet simulator. Use STANDARD mode with your normal guitar rig to totally transform your amp, or use PREAMP or CAB-SIM mode while recording directly into your audio interface. In each mode, the all-analog design and active EQ allow you to perfectly dial in the sound you need in any situation. Add iconic amp sounds to your pedalboard. Order today.

Features

  • Valve overdrive pedal with all-analog signal path
  • Harmonically rich boutique overdrive tones
  • Powered by Nutube
  • Three output modes for use as a pedal or preamp
  • Selectable analog cabinet simulator
  • OLED display with oscilloscope
  • Active EQ to shape your signal

Technical Specification

Vox Silk Drive - Valve Distortion Pedal

  • INPUTS/OUTPUTSINPUT jack, OUTPUT jack, DC9V jack, LINK jackCONTROLSGAIN knob, VOLUME knob, TREBLE knob, MIDDLE knob, BASS knob, BRIGHT switch, MODE switchPOWER SUPPLY*1 x 9V alkaline battery or 9V center negative AC adaptor*: The use of an AC adaptor is recommended as the unit’s power consumption is relatively high. Should you prefer to use batteries, please use the alkaline type.CURRENT CONSUMPTION95 mABATTERY LIFEApprox. 2 hours (When using the alkaline battery. This figure will vary depending on the actual conditions of use.)DIMENSIONS (W X D X H)72 mm x 120 mm x 55 mm/2.83″ x 4.72″ x 2.17″ (Including the knob and foot rubber)WEIGHT350 g/12.35 oz. (Including the battery)INCLUDED ITEM1 x 9V battery for checking operationACCESSORIES (SOLD SEPARATELY)AC adaptor