Check out the ENGL Alpha Drive Custom Pedal presented by Julian Scarcella!
We are proud to offer up a versatile, high quality solution for any live and studio situation.
With the ALPHA-DRIVE pedal you get pure analog, medium – gain, vintage overdrive sound just like a cranked up tube amp
at high volumes. It is designed for classic and blues rock but you can use it as a simple drive booster, too.
Not least due to the special selection of the components, the sound quality of this device is at a
particularly high level. The electronics assembly is protected by a high durable housing to offer you a pedal with the highest possible long time
– 9V DC negative center
→ 6V DC up to 18V DC:
Using 6 Volt will give you a more compressed sound while increasing the supply up to 18 Volt gives
you more headroom and greater dynamics.
– zero loss protection circuit.
→ verlustfreie Schutzschaltung gegen Verpolung, Kurzschluss und Überspannung
– additional DC jack for daisy chaining
– 15mA power consumption
DRIVE – Controls the amount of gain. Left is less, right is more.
VOLUME – Controls the output Volume. Left is less, right is more.
LO FREQ – Controls the amount of bass frequencies. Left is – 7.5 dB, right is + 7.5 dB
Hi FREQ – Controls the amount of treble frequencies. Left is – 7.5 dB, right is + 7.5 dB
TRUE BYPASS – This Footswitch turns the pedal effect on and off. When the
effect is off, the signal is routed directly form the input to the output jack (True Bypass).