Carl Martin Bass Drive Effects Pedal

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Product Ref: 29884

  • Tube Driven Preamp/Overdrive by Carl Martin
  • Big, Round Phat Sound Reminiscent of Classic British Rock

Carl Martin Bass Drive Effects Pedal

The Carl Martin Bass Drive is a tube driven pre-amp/overdrive designed for the discriminating bass artist of today. Whether playing through any of the modern solid-state/digital bass rigs on the market or a true tube amplifier, the Bass Drive offers you an extra dimension to your tone!

Product Ref: 29884

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Many of the solid-state/digital bass rigs today sacrifice some warmth and edge for clinical precision and tightness. A big, round and phat sound with just the right amount of sustain to place your bass properly in the mix and allow it to 'pop' in live and recording situations.

Even though the BassDrive has been listed in Carl Martin's catalogue for years, Carl decided postponed the release of this pedal until the pedal maker's were able to tweak the EQ and crunch to where it could add a warm 'tube' sound to modern digital bass amps and actually improve their performance.

The Drive control blends evenly with your bass tones, rather than sitting on top like so many others, and very naturally maintains a full bottom-end. Gain, Bass-Mid-Treble, Level Controls look after your sound, and the regulated and switch-able Power Supply (115-240V) provides the Bass Drive with tons of headroom. Ideal for most musical styles.



  • Level
  • Bass
  • Middle
  • High
  • Gain

Other Specs:

  • Input: 300K Ohm
  • Output: 1K Ohm
  • Bass: 63 Hz Shelving 6db Oct.
  • Middle: 1kHz Notch 6dB Cct.
  • Treble: 4kHz Shelving 6 dB Oct.
  • Level Range: 35dB


  • Width: 185mm/7.40"
  • Depth: 115mm/4.53"
  • Height: 56 mm/2.2"