Any thoughts on that as well? BK Butler! - Telecaster Guitar Forum He plays a couple notes around 4:15, but probably says the most with his comment that it's hard to duplicate the sound of distortion at 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 Reply Henryk says: June 29, 2016 at 5:58 pm Bjorn, thank you so much! navigate here
This is called a "starved plate" design, and you won't see much tube glow, if any, if you look inside. It would seem that the tube itself would make very little difference to the sound, but it actually is an integral part of the sound, and different tubes or tube types On and off only. The photos below illustrate the differences using a 1987 Tube Driver with a single sided circuit and a 2007 reissue model 911 Tube Driver. http://www.tdpri.com/threads/any-experience-with-an-original-bk-butler-tube-driver.699806/
It's one of those things where the Ibanez pedal can achieve pretty much the same tonal options although the control settings might be different. At high gain, it is very reminiscent of the lead crunch tone of a Marshall JCM800 amplifier. MP3 Sound Clip - Tube Driver light boost setting, Boss CE-5, and Nova delay. 12AX7 tube. I recall having Tube Driver and giving it away, it sorta paled in comparison.
Much more gain and low end. A certain company said they "modeled" the pedal but having owned the real deal its a joke of a "model". I plugged straight into pedal then to my Peavey Classic 30 on the clean channel. Bk Butler Tube Driver Schematic I'm in process of getting few basic pedals to get the David's/Pink Floyd tones in general, i.e.
That's the cool thing about these, you can easily modify them. 2 Headed Goat, Jan 15, 2017 2 Headed Goat, Jan 15, 2017 #12 Jan 15, 2017 #13 RLee77 Tele-Afflicted Bk Butler Tube Driver Review Last edited: Jul 6, 2016 JCarno, Jul 6, 2016 #15 GIBSON67 likes this. But I have found one guy who is selling Ibanez Tube King for really good price. https://www.strat-talk.com/threads/bk-butler-tube-driver.148858/ Even a single notch either way (on mine) makes a difference.
Nothing will compare. Bk Butler Tube Driver History Enough of my yap - thanks for the great site - keep it up! There are some differences, but AFA being superior to another is probably going to be a subjective call. So who uses such a pedal?
You'll need a decent amp though ToHiForAFly, Feb 12, 2012 ToHiForAFly, Feb 12, 2012 #3 Forum Sponsor Sponsored posting Log in or Sign up to hide this Ad. http://www.marshallforum.com/threads/bk-butler-tube-driver-real-tube-tube-king-which-is-your-fav.91015/ Your a life saver now Im looking forward to it! Bk Butler Tube Driver For Sale Sould be here by Friday and I can't wait! Bk Butler Tube Driver Clone IS the tube driver good at that stuff?
I totally agree that a combo of two TDs is very powerful and in some situations even better than a Muff. check over here It's smooth and dynamic. For modulation, I'd go for Mooer's Phase 90 and ElecLady. The path seems OK. Bk Butler Tube Driver 3 Knob
Always been a fan of EJ and I have it somewhere between the violin thing and edge. i need versatile drive that also works as a booster for me… Thanks! [Hi! MemphisMarshallMan, Jul 6, 2016 #11 mtm105 likes this. his comment is here Reply With Quote 08-04-2011,06:23 AM #14 JeffB View Profile View Forum Posts Let it B Join Date Nov 2004 Location CT Posts 15,892 Likes (Given) 3278 Likes (Received) 1169 Re: Butler
Lonn replied May 10, 2017 at 10:15 PM Toys? Genz Benz Tube Driver That's what I was doing with the Bassman and the JTM45... Castellorizon - BKB 911 Tube Driver with 12AX7 tube.
And it wasn't just one gold pin that was quieter, it was all 3 that I have. Cheers [Around 1 or 2 o'clock I guess. Remember, it's just a plank of wood. Bk Butler Tube Driver Ebay mtm105, Jul 6, 2016 #13 thegaindeli Well-Known Member Joined: Oct 22, 2008 Messages: 1,884 Likes Received: 712 Location: USA I've owned nearly every version at one point or another.
Could also be one of the TDs on the middle of the board. - Bjorn] Reply Brian says: June 25, 2013 at 3:16 am Well I got my BK Butler Tube Reply With Quote 08-04-2011,05:23 PM #18 gibson175 View Profile View Forum Posts Alnico 6/8 Join Date Mar 2007 Location Blue Mountains, Australia Posts 9,875 Likes (Given) 2120 Likes (Received) 1546 Re: Which is even more rare. weblink Last edited: Jan 15, 2017 11 Gauge, Jan 15, 2017 11 Gauge, Jan 15, 2017 #20 (You must log in or sign up to reply here.) Show Ignored Content Page 1
S9X, Jul 2, 2016 #5 mtm105 likes this. No sex, drug, political, religion or hate discussion permitted here. The Buffalo FX TD-X has a darker tone, with a tad more mids and it might work. If we look at the more common circuit from 1987 (back side of the pcb is dark green), the LEVEL, HI, LO, and DRIVE knobs need to be set very differently
This really helps! Reply Bjorn says: May 13, 2015 at 10:51 pm Not sure. DMacF, Jul 3, 2016 #7 jmp45 Well-Known Member Joined: May 5, 2016 Messages: 491 Likes Received: 474 The bias adjustment does make a difference on my driver, once set, leave it. I never heard the guy play and I should care??