The Boss SD-1 Super Overdrive is an updated version of the original yellow-box overdrive pedal. Offering guitarists a selection of overdrive tones from creamy leads to crunchy rhythm sounds. Featuring asymmetrical clipping circuitry, to deliver a classic, natural tube amp growl. Therefore, the SD-1 has set the standard for almost all overdrive pedals since. Perfect for a variety of music genres from Blues, to Jazz, to Rock. While remaining a favourite amongst guitar players for its smooth, amplike tone. As well as incredible touch-sensitive response.
So, whether you’re playing into a clean amp, or paired with an already overdriven tube amp; the SD-1 Super Overdrive will deliver in performance. Powered by a 9V battery or via the optional power supply.
Overall, the Boss SD-1 is a compact overdrive pedal, perfect for reproducing that classic natural tube amp growl. While also coming in at an affordable cost, and sporting the BOSS 5-year warranty.