Distortion-friendly wah pedal suggestions?

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Distortion-friendly wah pedal suggestions?

Post by thinskin57 » Thu Jun 28, 2012 12:09 pm

wondering what wah models people are having good results with when combined with distortion. my Dunlop Cassic Fassel wah seems to disappear a bit when i start to pour on the distortion. i'm aware of the Teese wah pedals ("fuzz-friendly technology") and the Fulltone Clyde range, but i have a hard time spending over 200 bills for a wah. thinking about the Ibanez WH-10V2, but a little put off that it is not true bypass (and no, i'm not one of those true bypass fixated types). any other models i should know about?

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Re: Distortion-friendly wah pedal suggestions?

Post by screamingdaisy » Thu Jun 28, 2012 12:17 pm

Any brighter wah. The Dunlop Hendrix and Wylde wahs are common choices for cutting through high gain. The Dime and 535Q wahs can be dialled in to be bright.
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