Based on 82 reviews
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Overall, the Boss OD-3 Overdrive pedal receives positive reviews from guitarists of various levels of experience. It is often praised for its versatility, ability to add a new dimension to an amp's sound, and its effectiveness as a boost. Some reviewers note that it may not be the best option for specific genres or styles, but it is a solid choice for a variety of playing situations. The pedal's flat EQ response and lack of bells and whistles are also mentioned as positives. Despite being a commodity Boss pedal, it is not often targeted by thieves. The OD-3 is compared favorably to other overdrive pedals, including more expensive boutique options. Some reviewers provide specific settings for optimal use with a clean channel or in combination with other pedals. Overall, the Boss OD-3 is considered a reliable and underrated option for guitarists seeking an overdrive pedal.
Item Dimensions LxWxH
6 x 3 x 4 inches
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