Xotic Effects SL Drive
Xotic Effects SL Drive

SL Drive, Distortion from Xotic Effects.

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Average Score:3.0( 3/5 based on 2 reviews )
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Qill's review (This content has been automatically translated from French)

Xotic Effects SL Drive
JMP type drive pedal by Xotic
1 volume
1 tone
1 drive
4 configuration option using internal switch: Super Lead, Super Lead High / Mid cut, Super Lead Boost, Super Bass
True Bypass
9v power supply or battery 9v/18V sector


Fender 65 Deluxe, Gibson Les Paul Trad, Joe Perry, Slash ...


I'm a fan of the JMP that represents the 70s rock ... after his disappointment with the Tech21 Plexi I pulled on that one ... and both say that it is not there yet ... the sound in low gain is very good ie very light boost mode was a very good dynamic than it sounds if you looking for low gain with a grain Marshall is a good pedal, but my objective c ' more middle gain and there ... it hurts this pedal can not go further ... it's like for example you push a TS9 to max, result ... it does not sound rendering optimal c ' not beyond 12 on the drive ... after it's been rough and 18V mode does not change much about my ears it gives him a harder sound but not especially remarkable blah what ...


I know with Xotic EP booster remains a good boost, then it looks a bit the same cam with a little more control and more drive ... so it's still a boost with Marshall color with a low drive very musical gain by ... when you push against the beast that is average
As I'm tired of all these types Plexi pedal so Fuck ... I pulled on JMP 12w head (Fargen Amps) and the final I only kept my pedals Fulltone drive, and also a Rat Benrod to the lead

Morocop's review (This content has been automatically translated from French)" Xotic SL Drive"

Xotic Effects SL Drive
Very good distortion, really excellent, light overdrive big and well hard rock, it will satisfy all the rockers.


Very easy to use, 3 knobs (gain, tone, volume), can config different with the 4 switches inside the pedal (all config are shown in the manual).


A sharp sound (well I used well), acute pushed enough for a hard rock sound to Airbourne, ACDC, Slash and so on. I have several guitars but I mainly use it with my Gibson Les Paul (it also works well with my strat) on a marshall jcm 800 head.


I am very satisfied and I recommend it to all those who are fans of hard rock. Personally I plug in to 18v sound even further.
I would do this choice without hesitation.