Seymour Duncan Palladium Gain Stage Pedal

Use the Palladium Gain Stage pedal to get amp-like saturation. Featuring a variable frequency mid control, this pedal makes it easy to dial in killer tone.
The Seymour Duncan Palladium Gain Stage effects pedal is the first stompbox that actually captures the feel and responsiveness of a high gain tube amp. By focusing beyond just the tonal characteristics of Palladium, we designed an innovative architecture that captures the full-bodied depth and character previously unattainable in an effects pedal.

Get a look behind the design of the Palladium:


You can use it with a power amp or a clean guitar amp to create your ultimate high gain signature sound, and replicate your favorite high gain amp tones. Or use it in front of a distorted amp to tighten up the attack for rhythms or to increase sustain and saturation for solos. However you choose to use Palladium, we hope you hear and feel the impact of great tone, body and depth in your unique sound.

Palladium features three gain stages: a gain stage to control the overall saturation, a resonance control for low frequency gain shaping and a boost control that adds overdrive to the beginning of the signal path. These three gain stages allow for a versatile range of tones, from classic rock at lower settings to modern metal at higher gain settings. The pedal also offers a comprehensive EQ, with bass, treble, presence and sweepable midrange-frequency control, so you can make Palladium sound perfect with any amp.
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- INPUT IMPEDANCE: 500K OHMS
- OUTPUT IMPEDANCE: 2.8K OHMS
- GAIN RANGE: 42.5DB TO 71DB
- RESONANCE GAIN RANGE: 41.5DB TO 66DB
- BOOST GAIN: 25DB
- NOISE REFERRED TO INPUT: <-124 DBV, 400 HZ TO 20 KHZ
- CONTROL FUNCTIONALITY: BASS - SETS AMOUNT OF BASS BOOST OR CUT, MID LEVEL- SETS AMOUNT OF MID FREQUENCY BOOST OR CUT, MID FREQ - SETS LOCATION OF CENTER FREQUENCY OF MID BOOST OR CUT, TREBLE - SETS AMOUNT OF TREBLE BOOST OR CUT, PRESENCE - SETS AMOUNT OF BOOST OR CUT ABOVE THE TREBLE FREQUENCY RANGE, LEVEL - SETS THE OUTPUT SIGNAL LEVEL, GAIN - SETS THE AMOUNT OF DISTORTION AT HIGH FREQUENCIES FROM 42.5DB TO 71DB, RESONANCE - SETS THE AMOUNT OF DISTORTION AT LOW FREQUENCIES FROM 41.5DB TO 66DB, BOOST KNOB - SETS THE AMOUNT OF ADDITIONAL GAIN PROVIDED BY THE BOOST FOOTSWITCH, BOOST FOOTSWITCH - ENGAGES THE BOOST FUNCTION
- TONE CONTROL RESPONSE: BASS - 100HZ CENTER, +/-15DB BOOST/CUT, MID - 255HZ TO 1100HZ, +/-12DB BOOST/CUT, TREBLE - 2.7KHZ CENTER, +/-13DB BOOST/CUT, PRESENCE - 5.2KHZ CENTER, +/-11DB BOOST/CUT
- POWER: EXTERNAL 9 VOLT TO 18 VOLT REGULATED DC ADAPTER (CENTER PIN NEGATIVE) DRIVES INTERNAL 24V SUPPLY
- CURRENT CONSUMPTION: 180MA
- DIMENSIONS: 5.6" X 4.63" X 2.2" TALL
- WEIGHT: 16 OUNCES
Dimensions and Weight in Packaging
Matte Black
Shipping Weight: 1.25 lbs
Shipping Dimensions: 8 x 5 x 3 in
Manufacturer Part Number (MPN): 11900-009B
If you have additional warranty questions, please contact the manufacturer at 805-964-9610
(2 ratings)
Submitted April 22, 2019 by Gerald Baer in Raymond, CA
"Just right"
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I purchased the palladium pedal to help increase my gain to where i can get controlled feedback through my Marshall JCM 2000 TSL stack,this pedal has accomplished that and more, it gives me total control of my tone, great EQ, also works great running it thru my clean channel. so glad i purchased the Palladium pedal, finally have my tone right where i want it.
Musical Background:
have been playing guitar for over 45 years, done giging, writing and recording at home these days
Musical Style:
UFO,MSG,deep purple,scorpions, pat travers, robin trower, aerosmith, derringer, acdc, you get the picture.
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