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This is the classic RAT tone. The standard that all other distortion devices are measured against. Heard on thousands of recordings, it has helped define the sound of the past three decade’s most influential bands. The beauty of the RAT 2 lies in its versatility. Used as a primary distortion, it excels at arena rock rhythm tones and soaring leads. Do you have a powerful amp with too much headroom for the gig? The RAT 2 nails that sweet spot where a tube amp goes from sparkly clean to warm overdrive. Maybe you already love your amp’s distortion. Use the RAT 2 as a boost for solos and get the extra kick you need. The RAT 2 features the legendary the legendary RAT Filter control. Turn it to the right to roll off brittle high-end frequencies. Having trouble cutting through the mix? Turn the Filter down and allow the natural brightness of your instrument to shine through. The Distortion and Volume controls dial in the perfect amount of gain while keeping the level consistent with your clean tone. While there’s no mistaking the legendary RAT tone when the pedal is on, true bypass switching guarantees that no extra noise will creep into your signal when it’s turned off.


Plugin Alliance releases bx_rockrack V3 bx_rockrack Player, bx_metal2 & bx_blackdist2

...heavy metal chords. • Brainworx bx_blackdist2 ($49 MSRP) – an exacting emulation of the ProCo Sound RAT 2™ pedal, which has shaped the sound of thousands of iconic records from the likes of Metallica, Foo Fighters and many others. The bx_blackdist2 produces myriad distortions, from warm overdrive to tube-like crunchiness and fierce screams, all from...

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acid heads - pro-co rat2 yes or no?

You’ll be fine with the Rat 2. Male sure you use a reamping box.

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AIRA TB3 Tips and tricks

...solution, and it will improve the sound as well! Here's what I did: I went to a flea market and bought a ProCo RAT2 with lots of road use, so I got it cheap. Then I painted the sides of the RAT in green, so it would match the TB-3's racing line. As the colour scheme is...

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