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Benson Germanium Preamp

Benson Germanium Preamp Pedal


Unleash Vintage Vibes with the Benson Germanium Preamp Pedal

Delve into the realm of classic tones with the Benson Germanium Preamp Pedal, meticulously crafted to deliver a sonic experience unlike any other. Developed by Benson, this pedal presents a unique twist on their renowned amp-in-a-box Preamp Pedal. Featuring a germanium gain stage, borrowed from their esteemed servo-biased Germanium Boost pedal, this modification infuses your sound with the rich warmth of germanium while retaining the precise equalization and tone controls of the preamp pedal.

Vintage-Inspired Tone with a Modern Twist

The Benson Germanium Preamp Pedal offers a slightly lower gain compared to its predecessor, yet it enriches your sound with a depth and character that exudes vintage charm. Whether you're seeking smooth overdrive, dynamic boost, or gritty fuzz, this pedal delivers with finesse. The fusion of traditional germanium tones and modern circuitry results in a versatile pedal that's equally at home in any musical genre.

Exceptional Feel and Response

Designed to captivate and inspire, the Benson Germanium Preamp Pedal boasts exceptional feel and responsiveness. Each note is infused with musicality, allowing you to express yourself with precision and nuance. Whether you're crafting delicate cleans or unleashing blistering leads, this pedal responds dynamically to your playing, ensuring that your tone remains expressive and vibrant.


  • Germanium Gain Stage: Infuses your sound with rich warmth and vintage character.
  • Versatile Tones: Delivers smooth overdrive, dynamic boost, or gritty fuzz.
  • Dynamic Response: Exceptional feel and responsiveness to your playing dynamics.
  • Modern Circuitry: Combines traditional germanium tones with precise equalization and tone controls.
  • Craftsmanship: Meticulously crafted for superior performance and durability.


Technical Specifications

  • Type: Preamp/Boost/Overdrive/Fuzz Pedal
  • Gain Stage: Germanium
  • Controls: Precise equalization and tone controls
  • Power Supply: Standard 9V DC power supply (not included)

Dimensions and Weight

  • Dimensions: Standard compact pedal size
  • Weight: Durable construction for long-lasting use

This pedal ships fully insured with signature required.