Great Eastern FX's super versatile Design-a-drive might just be the ultimate overdrive pedal for tone tweakers

Great Eastern FX Co. Design-a-drive
(Image credit: Great Eastern FX Co.)

English effects pedal builder Great Eastern FX Co. has debuted its second-ever pedal, the Design-a-drive – a multi-functional stompbox that promises to provide a huge array of overdrive tones in one compact unit.

Said to be a flexible overdrive pedal that works well with any electric guitar and guitar amp combo, the Design-a-drive gives players the chance to play pedal designer, and features a versatile circuit that can be tweaked in all tonal directions, depending on the user’s desires.

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Matt Owen
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Matt is a Senior Staff Writer, writing for Guitar World, Guitarist and Total Guitar. He has a Masters in the guitar, a degree in history, and has spent the last 16 years playing everything from blues and jazz to indie and pop. When he’s not combining his passion for writing and music during his day job, Matt records for a number of UK-based bands and songwriters as a session musician.