Ramble FX: Marvel Drive 3 - Revisited!

The concept is simple: Can a Marshall SLP and give it the same basic controls with the added benefit of a Master Volume. Pop a voltage doubler in there for added dynamics and headroom. Make it look smart, keep the switch quiet and place all jacks on the top to minimise the footprint on a pedalboard. And make it rock. And rock the Marvel Drive 3 certainly does!

I found this guy in a dark corner of my pedal stash and brought him out for some air. I know I demoed a V3 some years ago but I'm pretty sure that demo was not received as well as I'd hoped, so I'm having another crack at it to do the pedal the proper justice it deserves.

Today's tools:

Guitar: 2021 Charvel Pro Mod San Dimas HT HSS Sassafras. Seymour Duncan JB and SSL-6 Pickups.
Amp: - Axe-FX III MKII running Cygnus FW 17.00 - Marshall JTM45 model
Power Supply: Eventide PowerMax by Cioks
Mic: Samson Airline77 (me)
Camera: iPhone 11 Pro and Canon D60
Soundcard: PreSonus Quantum & Fractal Audio Systems Axe-FX III MKII (guitar, mixing and bouncing).
Desktop Monitors: PreSonus R80 R-Series Active AMT Studio Monitors (https://www.presonus.com)
Computer: 2017 Apple iMac Pro, 2.5 GHz 14-Core Intel Xeon W, 64 GB 2666 MHz DDR4, Radeon Pro Vega 64X 16 GB
Software: Logic Pro X, Apple Final Cut Pro X, Compressor.

This video was not commissioned by the builder; it was made for fun.

Backing track in the second half of the video: "Robben Ford Jam Track" ©jtc_guitar.com
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