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      Electro-Harmonix XO Germanium OD Overdrive Guitar Effects Pedal (150406)
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Real '60s-style distortion with a whole lot of tweakability.

The Electro-Harmonix Germanium OD Pedal delivers classic 60's distortion based on the germanium transistor. Gain, Bias and Volts controls are on top of the pedal, not hidden inside the case. Easily dial in that perfect vintage germanium overdrive.

The Bias control adds emphasis while the Volts control helps you dial in that that sweet spot produced when your battery's voltage dips. Dial up that slightly torn speaker sound or unleash total Germanium satisfaction. The Germanium OD pedal features true bypass switching, an LED on/off indicator, and a compact and rugged die-cast chassis

Electro-Harmonix XO Germanium OD Overdrive Guitar Effects Pedal Features:

  • Controls: Gain, Bias & Volts
    1/4" input and output
    DC power input for battery replacement.
    LED indicates whether effect is engaged or bypassed.




Electro-Harmonix XO Germanium OD Overdrive Guitar Effects Pedal

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  • Much more than you think

    As reviewed by JOHN HANKS on 3/9/2012

    When I first plugged this baby into my amp I immediately fell in love with it. The description will tell you about vintage 60's sounds but this thing can do a lot more. It can give you a nice clean sound or you can use it to back up a distortion pedal (DS-1 for example) and make it sound like metal. The drained battery sound can also be paired with any distortion pedal to create a cool fuzz sound. I highly encourage anyone to give this pedal a try.

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  • simply amazing

    As reviewed by Mitch Menlove on 7/21/2008

    This is probably one of the best overdrive pedals i have ever played it so versatile i can go from blues to metal. If you have the money definetley buy the pedal.

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  • More versatile than you think

    As reviewed by JOHN HANKS on 3/9/2012

    Don't let the 60's sound in the description fool you, you can get some really clean sounds out of this pedal. It is great to back up any distortion pedal. When you do that you can adjust the bias and voltage to produce a cool fuzz sound. Amazing must buy.

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