Hughes & Kettner makes 1/3-rackspace processors containing a power tube, output transformer, inductive load, and speaker simulator, for line-level *power-tube* saturation.
Koch: Pedaltone - preamp tube into dummy load
There are other new power-tube saturation pedals; see the product table at the home page.
pts ped [cream machine] "Corner Link"
To: Michael at amptone.com
Subject: Power tube distortion
Date: Thu, 6 May 1999 15:40:19 +0800
>Have you tried the Hughes & Kettner Cream Machine? I've been using one for 9 or 10 years. It has 2 tubes, preamp and power amp, individually adjustable. No eq but I run it into a guitar amp and use its eq and output volume controls. Great tone at any volume. [Koch Pedaltone]
Koch site [lawbreaker]
old URL for Jarrod Lee Lawbreaker page [google cached?]
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