The PRS Horsemeat transparent overdrive is a from-scratch circuit designed to enhance guitar tone without coloring it. Using germanium diodes, Horsemeat will give throatiness without sounding nasal or too high-pitched and harmonic richness by boosting both low- and high-end frequencies, all while providing more available headroom. Depending on the setting, the PRS Horsemeat can be used as a clean boost, straight overdrive, or even enhance an amplifier’s distortion by slightly pushing the front end of the amp’s preamp section.
In essence, “Horsemeat sounds a lot like a good amp.” – Paul Reed Smith
- Analog Overdrive
- True Bypass
- Treble, Bass & Voice-control
- Runs on 9 Volt Battery (not included) or Optional 9V DC Power Supply