Another thing… Which booster I could use to boost the BK Butler Tube Driver? So the question is… 1) do you recommend the TD with 5th knob for Bias control, pros/cons…? 2) Have you heard of this "tu6edrive" guy claiming that Butler is remaking them MP3 Sound Clip - Sorrow solo with Boss CS-2 compressor >Tube Driver > Boss CE-2 chorus, TC Nova delay BOOSTING A BIG MUFF WITH A TUBE DRIVER - A Tube Driver Thanks for the input! navigate here
As with the 4 knob versions, if you want a smoother low gain sound out of the Real Tube, simply change the stock 12AX7 tube a lower gain tube like a The 12AU7 did not really reduce the gain from the drive pot, but made the distortion less fuzzy sounding so the individual strings in a chord had more clarity. Second General Questions… Reading your Gilmour Gear Guide, there seems to be a common set of pedals that he uses among others which I believe are…. - B. Is anybody making anything like these?
They don't exactly fit the older Tube Driver knobs or the smaller knobs used on the 2000s Tube Drivers, but can be modified to fit. Click to expand... I'm using JJ Electronics on all my tube applications and are very happy with them - Bjorn] Reply ANTONIO says: July 3, 2013 at 6:58 pm Hi Bjorn, how are you? I plan on swapping the stock 12ax7 for a 12au7 on the one I already own and if I get the one Im looking at on eBay.
You can pull it out by hand and replace it with any other 8 pin dual op-amp chip. I suspect the circuits in both of David's were the more common second version from 1987, but there is no way to know for sure. Again, this is assuming that the circuits inside each of those 1986-87 Tube Drivers used in 1994 were the more common variant with the green backed pcb. Chandler Tube Driver Updated in 2010, 2011, 2013, 2015, 2016 B.K.
Check out the Mooer pedals, like the Hustle Drive or Blues Mood for overdrive, Black Secret for distortion and the Recoil for delays. Boss CS-2 compressor > 1980s BKB/Chandler Tube Driver > Boss GE-7 > TC Nova delay into a Fender bassman. every one and thier brothers sisters cousins uncle builds a fuzz face copy. http://revolutiondeux.blogspot.com/2012/02/b-k-butler-tube-driver.html Louder Than Words solo (no backing track) - This is just the BKB 911 Tube Driver with a Demeter Compulator into a Reeves Custom 50 Louder Than Words solo (with backing
It uses a built in transformer (12.6VAC at 200mA) and has its own AC power cable, unlike most other effect pedals which use an external power transformer, plugged into a jack Chandler Tube Driver Rack PULSE TUBE DRIVERS - David used two original 1986-87 BK Butler/Chandler branded Tube Drivers in his 1994 Division Bell live rig. A good rule of thumb for a well balanced pedal board chain is to have the input impedance of each pedal be about 10x larger than the output impedance of the Unless u wanna spend 2g on the cornish.
So three questions arise: 1) When comparing a TC Spark Booster with a stock Boss BD-2 with no modification for boosting cleans, which would be the better choice (considering the presence pop over to these guys Sounds great. Bk Butler Tube Driver Review Hi EQ at 4, lo EQ at 6, drive at approximately 1 to 1.5 Muff sustain at about 65-70%, tone about 35%, or whatever tone setting works on your rig in Tube Works Tube Driver Too much lower than that loosens up the low end.
I have a tube multi-fx that kinda give me that but I don't like the frequency response on it. http://pausesexe.com/tube-driver/bk-butler-tube-driver.html Other than that of course he is using that cornish tes. I had tried a TD with my 1961/62 Blond Bandmaster but it sounded thin and fizzy. Listen to Johnson's Cliffs of Dover from his 1990 album Ah Via Musicom for an example of his 1980s Tube Driver into a 100w Marshall amplifier. What Is A Tube Driver
Specs for the Tube Driver show a "typical" output impedance of 10KΩ with a moderate drive setting, which is high, but it changes depending on the knob settings and can be These are David's revised #2 Tube Driver settings (left), and what they would be on a 2006 model 911 Tube Driver (right). The 911 had a slightly different circuit than the 1980s BK Butler/Chandler Tube Drivers David used in '94, as well as different pots. his comment is here Pete Cornish added buffers at the input and output stage of the circuit.
There's also something about that tube interacting with a loud tube amp, that you can't get on a smaller and quieter amp. Genz Benz Tube Driver Would it work?Thank you.Giulio Logged Protect your hearing.Always use earplugs whenever you are in noisy/loud situations.My videos on YouTube: www.youtube.com/shredgd5My band's live videos on YouTube: www.youtube.com/swinglekings tarzanalog member Posts: 8 Total It is very difficult to find these same knobs now.
Both were placed after the Big Muffs in the signal chain. Reply Dave says: June 21, 2013 at 11:05 am Thanks Bjorn for your suggestion , after meddling around your flow is the best sounding. 2 more pedals to add , compressor Solder the leads from the 1/8" jack back to the circuit board. Bk Butler Tube Driver History It sounds backwards, but we actually want a high resistance, or high impedance, on the input receiving that weak signal.
Also should I be concerned about the diff between the BK and the Chandler? Trading System by XenCentral.com Home Forums Recent Posts Media Search Media New Media Resources Most Active Authors Latest Reviews Search home > Troubleshooting > Troubleshooting Effects > BK Butler Tube For Fuzzfaces, Analogman and ProAnalog consistently get great reviews for being great FF clones, MJM is also good but his pedals seem to have a slightly different personality(albeit a good one) weblink How do you deal with buffer issue?
I'm very happy with the one I have and don't really see the need for a bias feature. - Bjorn] Reply Victor says: December 21, 2012 at 10:41 am Hello Bjorn! I like to invest on a tube overdrive and for using a Laney Cub, do you think I can get good smooth tone out of BK Butler Tube Driver (assuming I It is also unkown which circuit was inside the 1980s Tube Driver, as Butler stated shipped David four 911 TD circuits in 2005, requested to replace the circuits in his old Bjorn..
Butler has acknowledged that noise issues in the older units were due to noisy transformers. You use Tube Driver and also the Pig Hoof. Reply Bjorn says: August 28, 2016 at 11:04 pm Hi! Thanks again Bjorn, you're the best! [The TDs David got for his 2006 stage board are standard non-bias models featuring Yugo 12AX7 tubes.
In mid 74 he switched to lap steels. - Bjorn] Reply Keith says: August 18, 2012 at 1:37 pm I think the master!( Bjorn Riis, not DG!) should do a Pompeii I totally agree that a combo of two TDs is very powerful and in some situations even better than a Muff.