As far as parameters go, its got knobs for level, blend, treble, bass, drive, and presence, as well as a switch for phantomground. After all the good things i heard about it, i had to try it out. The free plugin is available in vst, au, and aax formats for mac and windows, with support for 64 and 32 bit systems. See details tech 21 nyc sansamp bass driver di v2 preamp stomp box direct box analog. Used tech 21 sansamp programmable bass driver di sweetwater. With the sansamp i could always get a useable sound quickly. Electric basses are inherently difficult to hear because the pitch is so low. As the name implies sans amp or without amp the bass driver di was designed for bass players who ditch the rigs and go directly from their pedal board to foh front of house. They are available to offer you personalized product advice any time you. Guitar effect pedal at the best online prices at ebay. Used tech 21 sansamp pbdr bass driver di bass effect pedal. The pedal works as it should and ships in the original box with manual. Tone shaping for any signal source with a drive control, footswitchable bypass, and sansamp circuitry.
The new version has an updated ui and they added stereo processing support and oversampling options. It makes every single guitar pedal, bass pedal, or anything else i use it with it sound better. I have my amp all on 12 o clock except for the gain knob and i use some of the presets. Sansamp guitar bass drivers for sale in stock ebay.
Sweetwater s sales engineers are regarded as the most experienced and knowledgeable professionals in the music industry, with extensive music backgrounds and intense training on the latest products and technologies. I bought mine for live di, and also as a preamp for driving power amps directly i used to gig in a situation where a new gig meant a new and strange bass amp. Tech21 sansamp programmable bass driver di with original box effect pedal 993082. Apr 28, 2011 been looking to try out a sansamp bass driver di for a while now as from what ive heard and seen theyre pretty awesome. It can be used for live shows or in the studio, but ive only used it in the recording studio. The updated sansamp bass driver v2 di from tech 21 delivers big vintage tube tones, bright modern slap sounds, and gnarly distortions through your bass amp, power amp, or directly through a. The sansamp bass driver di has been an arsenal staple for players and studios almost since the day it was introduced in 1994. The sansamp bass driver gives you many tones bass players are searching for. A di box, such as the sansamp bass driver di or the sansamp character series vt bass di both noted above, provides electrical ground isolation between input and output, and matches impedance of the source to the load. What settings do you use with the sansamp bass driver. The rumble filter removes unwanted subsonic frequencies that cause boominess and audible handling noises associated with acoustic guitars. For greater savings check out our used tech 21 sansamp pbdr bass driver di bass effect pedal and get a great deal today. The possible applications are almost endless and it can be used in a very wide variety of genres and playing styles.
The tech 21 sansamp rbi rackmount bass tube amp emulator puts all of the preamp toneshaping and fattening control of the popular sansamp bass driver di in a single rackspace and adds a host of new features. Tech 21 sansamp bass driver di distortion guitar effect pedal. The tse bod is a sansamp bass driver di pedal simulation. Tech 21s sansamp has been around for many years and has gained quite a reputation.
I just got one myself and im still getting used to it. But while im still looking i wondered if anybody knew of any other, perhaps cheaper alternatives. When using the pedals 14 output, the bass driver di can be used to provide. Compare compare now site5116237344 116237344 incheckoutpromo. Tech 21 sansamp bass driver di distortion guitar effect. Used tech 21 sansamp 3channel programmable bass driver di fs from japan. The tech 21 sansamp bass driver di is a preamp di a lot of bass players will like because it makes ordinary gear sound fantastic. Looking for a used tech 21 sansamp programmable bass driver di.
I got myself a used sansamp bass driver di over ebay yesterday. The tech 21 nyc sansamp bass driver di pedal makes for a fine addition to your show gear. This multifunction, multiapplication pedal dials up big vintage tube tones, bright modern slap sounds, gnarly distortions, and all in between. Digital only in its programmability, you just tweak the knobs until you find a tone, doubletap on a footswitch, and its saved in that channel. Fssuper rare sansamp bass driver di sound sprite mod not for sale red. What bass tones can you get from a sansamp bass driver di. Drive, bass, treble, presence, blend and level controls go live with just your bass driver di straight into the pa bounce into any studio with a programmable bass driver di and plug directly into the board while larger than other sansamp pedals, the programmable bass driver di still fits into a gig bag actual size is 7. Bass recording di, sansamp bass di home recording forums. I love the sound of this when used as a simple di box, but when paired with its ability to be used as a pedal, the palette of sounds increases exponentially. Lets take a closer look at this classic eq, tube emulator and di box. The updated sansamp bass driver v2 di from tech 21 delivers big vintage tube tones, bright modern slap sounds, and gnarly distortions through your bass amp, power amp, or directly through a mixing board. The air button adds topend clarity and sparkle to acoustics.
Warranty coverage applies only to purchases made through. Been looking to try out a sansamp bass driver di for a while now as from what ive heard and seen theyre pretty awesome. In addition to drive, presence, and active bass and treble controls, the sansamp rbi has a dedicated mid control and an xlr output level control for optimum performance with pa systems. For musicians who wish to enhance their sound, it provides solid effects quickly and easily. It is subject to verification and does not apply to ebay, american or overseas sites. New listing tech 21 sansamp bass driver di v2, bass preamp di pedal extended bass control. Sansamp bass driver di tech 21 sansamp bass driver di. The tech21 programmable sansamp bass driver di is far more than just a di box. Yes, the bassist does use a pick for geddy and flea tones. The tech 21 bass driver di stompbox much more than just a direct box, the.
Based on the classic sansamp bass pedal at the heart of countless live and recording rigs, the sansamp bass driver di v2 delivers an expanded range of tonal control ideal for modern bass rigs. I think that in all of the above sound examples, the bass driver adds something nice to the tone. Jun 15, 2017 a di box, such as the sansamp bass driver di or the sansamp character series vt bass di both noted above, provides electrical ground isolation between input and output, and matches impedance of the source to the load. Used tech 21 csvtbdi sansamp character series vt bass di bass effect pedal. Tech 21 sansamp bass driver di demo sweetwater sound. Tech 21 sansamp bass driver di v2 bassdriverv2 tech 21 sansamp character series vt bass di. Dual inputs enable two instruments to be online and ready to go with a popfree selector. Just used it today for fun as an overdrive for my fender vi recorded with a looper. Following will be clips showing how it can be used with bass and acoustic guitar.
Much more than just a direct box, the sansamp bass driver di is capable of dialing up big vintage tube tones, bright modern slap sounds, gnarly distortions, and all in between. Within the parameters of each models particular design, the controls provide you with access to specific tone shaping characteristics within the tube amplifier sound spectrum. While larger than our other sansamp pedals, the programmable bass driver di still fits into a gig bag. This video below shows some of what this little black box is capable of doing. This article introduces you to four bass di s, each with a little something extra for tone shaping possibilities.
Tech 21 sansamp rbi rackmount bass tube amp emulator. Bass recording di, sansamp bass di if this is your first visit, be sure to check out the faq by clicking the link above. As a gigging bassist for many years i am always in the market for something that not only sounds good, but it needs to be durable to handle the rigors of the road and this pedal is built like a tank. Sansamp programmable bass driver di this is the biggest selling preampoverdrive unit that we sell. John bednar from tech 21 demonstrates the sansamp bass driver di pedal for bass guitar. The sansamp bass driver di which we carry is considered by many bassists to be an indispensable tool when it comes to tone shaping. This article introduces you to four bass dis, each with a little something extra for tone shaping possibilities. The tech 21 sansamp programmable bass driver di is a 3channel, programmable, riginabox for bassists who cant get enough of a great thing. For bassists who like to switch it up on stage, the sansamp bass driver deluxe is the ultimate live tool for the bass hopping, presetstomping player. Id been recording with a miced bass amp and direct di which i then mixed together, but with this baby i can just go direct.
Use it with your amp or go ampless and use it as a di box to front of house it works great. The sansamp bass driver di is very versatile, no doubt about that. The make up of the tech 21 sansamp bass driver di definitley makes it quite a flexible piece of gear. Amounts shown in italicized text are for items listed in currency other than canadian dollars and are approximate conversions to canadian dollars based upon bloombergs conversion rates. You can also plug in to a power amp or conventional bass amp and a pa system simultaneously. Up for sale is this tech 21 sansamp bass driver di in excellent shape. Bolster your bass tone with a tech 21 sansamp bass driver di v2 preampdirect box pedal. For studio and live applications, sansamp bass driver di is engineered with three outputs.
Makers of the tse x50 amp sim, tse audio has updated their tse bod bass plugin to version 3. The tubeemulation and optional soft saturation via the drive circuit made it capable of anything from subtle tone shaping to radical changes of expression. Both as a traditional di box and as a pedal, the tech 21 sansamp bass driver di excels when it comes to sound quality. Sansamp products are designed to work seamlessly in both recording and stage environments. The original bass driver di aka the bddi on forums and social media is a true classic in the bass world. Disengaging the circuitry enables you to use sansamp bass driver di as a standard active transparent direct box. Tech 21 sansamp bass driver di, excellent shape, used reverb. Three different outputs to drive power amps, recording desks, pa mixers, or simply enhance your current rig. The 1u rackmount sansamp rbi is a pumpedup, expanded version of our popular sansamp bass driver di pedal. Oct 12, 2017 the tech 21 sansamp bass driver di v2 is the most versatile bass preamp pedal i have ever owned. Anyone use original sansamp sansamp classic with bass. The updated sansamp bass driver v2 di from tech 21 delivers big vintage tube. With this preamp, however, your instrument is the star of the show. Gets rid of line noise, and makes the bass tone much easier to control when plugged into a console mixer.
The sansamp circuitry eliminates the harsh, unnatural harmonics of piezo pickups, while the drive control offers some tasteful edge just a little or overthetop. The tech 21 sansamp bass driver di is a workhorse of a pedal, with tone. Bass driver di sansamp tech 21 distortion guitar effect pedal. A di box direct box, direct injection, or direct input is a transformerbased module that converts an instruments highimpedance, unbalanced signal to a lowimpedance, balanced signal. Used tech 21 bass driver direct box bass effect pedal. The sansamp bass driver di which we carry is considered by many bassists to be an indispensable tool when it comes to tone shaping but can it recreate famous bass tones all on its own. The bass switch setting is more of a fender eq and the normal setting is flat.
Geddy lee signature sansamp model ged2112 learn more dug pinnick signature pedal model dp3x learn more richie kotzen signature fly rig model rk5 learn more look for this symbol purchases from sellers who are not authorized tech 21 dealers are at your own risk. Enjoy a great deal on tech 21 sansamp programmable bass driver dis and other used. Mar 19, 2018 and while thats not considered a proper way to emulate those specific tones, the point is that without that much effort, you really can recreate fairly convincing famous bass tones using just the sansamp and a jazz bass. The sansamp bass driver di can be used as a preamp or stomp box with you existing stage rig.1492 32 1244 159 738 212 542 400 1335 1218 815 100 309 67 513 932 1465 832 1241 1418 472 501 1376 1208 1475 219 421 1361 502 1077 382 690 589 1558 1117 539 480 631 426 1200 1375 1089 619 241