ProCo Rat 2 B-Stock

B-stock with full warranty

Slight signs of wear

Effects pedal

  • Legendary distortion pedal
  • Used on thousands of recordings in the last three decades
  • Very versatile, as a distortion for arena rock rhythm sounds and singing leads, as a crunch channel for a loud amp or as a boost for solos while maintaining your amp sound
  • Slider: Distortion - filter - volume
  • LED: Effect on
  • Footswitch: Effect bypass
  • Connections: Input (6.3 mm jack) - output (6.3 mm jack) - power supply connector (female connector 5.5 x 2.1 mm - negative pole inside)
  • Power consumption: 0.8 mA
  • Power supply with a 9 V battery or a DC power supply (not included, matching power supply: Art. 409939)
  • Dimensions (W x D x H): 79 x 103 x 73 mm
  • Weight: 794 g

Further information

Overdrive Yes
Distortion Yes
Fuzz No
Metal Yes
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With the Rat2 even small R hrenamps sound quite large

Xanadu, 23.11.2009
The Rat2 has a sturdy metal housing with pleasantly large and not too easy or too slow rotatable controllers.

I used it before my small 5 watt Valbee tube amp, with the Rat2 the small amp sounds even at low volume practically like a much bigger tube amp! The distortion of the pedal quickly goes into the distortion range without producing an unpleasant sound. Warm blues overdrive sounds are hardly in it, the result sounds too dry (but this is exactly the sound you want). As an Overdrive / Distortion pedal it convinces completely and lets the harmonics line through beautifully for longer standing notes.

For a relatively light, dry Overdrive, I recommend setting the volume at the pedal to maximum with the low gain setting on the amp and the distortion setting at 9 or 10 o'clock. This means that gentle, single beats sound almost clean, the distortion begins with violent strokes or chords, the single notes still being clearly differentiated. Be the first. If you continue distortion, you get a more violent, but still clear, overdrive / distortion sound, here also metal friends are not too short.

The "filter" -Poti I would like to mention, since this is also very useful. Since the basic sound is rather dry and high, you can filter out the heights with this potentiometer, which works very well and is absolutely sound. At the minimum setting, Bridge Single Coils sound too shrill and high.

Altogether: This pedal evaluates just small tube amps enormously, clearly a purchase recommendation!

Unfortunately, an adapter cable is required for the connection of a power supply (for example, the VISUAL SOUND ADAPTER CORD MINIKLINKE offered here, item 113733), which costs only a few euros.
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