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Pre-Owned Tech 21 SansAmp Character Series Liverpool V2 Overdrive Pedal

Pre-Owned Tech 21 SansAmp Character Series Liverpool V2 Overdrive Pedal


Tech 21 SansAmp Character Series Liverpool V2 Overdrive Pedal: The Iconic British Amp Tone

The Tech 21 SansAmp Character Series Liverpool V2 Overdrive Pedal captures the essence of classic British amp sounds, offering a versatile tone shaping experience for guitarists. Whether you're aiming for the jangle of mop-top pop or the growl of mod rock, this pedal delivers the distinctive diamond grille tone that's defined generations. The Liverpool V2 is specifically tuned to emulate the sound of English Alnico Bulldog-style speakers, providing thick, rich harmonics that intensify as you push the Character control harder. Take it to the limit, and it will, it will, rock you.

Authentic Amp Tone with Versatile Controls

The Liverpool V2 isn't just about mimicking a single amp; it embodies an entire range of amplifier sounds from both sides of the Atlantic. The Level and Drive controls function like those on a traditional, high-quality amp, giving you straightforward control over your sound. The Low, Mid, and High controls are active, offering a broader array of tonal possibilities. The Character knob stands out as a unique feature, seamlessly shifting between different amp voicings, from vintage tones to high-gain and searing lead sounds. This pedal encapsulates the full lineage of the amp styles it represents, all in a compact and powerful package.

Engineered for Authenticity and Performance

Each element of the Liverpool V2 is designed to deliver the specific traits of classic amplifiers and their speakers. The Character and Mid controls, along with the built-in speaker emulations, work together to provide a highly customizable and authentic playing experience. Whether you're in the studio or on stage, this pedal's ability to replicate iconic amp sounds makes it an invaluable tool for any guitarist seeking to broaden their tonal palette.

Practical Features for Modern Guitarists

The Liverpool V2 is not only about delivering great sound but also about providing practical features for modern musicians. It operates with a 9V alkaline battery (not included), making it easy to power up wherever you are. For those who prefer a more permanent solution, an optional DC power supply is available. This pedal's robust construction ensures it can withstand the rigors of regular use, making it a reliable addition to your pedalboard.


  • Controls: Level, Drive, Low, Mid, High, Character
  • Power Supply: 9V alkaline battery (not included) or optional DC power supply
  • Dimensions: Not specified
  • Weight: Not specified
  • Features:
    • Emulates the sound of English Alnico Bulldog-style speakers
    • Continuously-variable Character control for different amp voicings
    • Active Low, Mid, and High controls for extensive tonal possibilities
    • Speaker emulations engineered to replicate specific amplifier traits



This pedal works nicely as intended and is in excellent condition, exhibiting only very gentle external wear and has had velcro applied to the bottom as can be seen in photos. Instruction manual is included.

This pedal ships fully insured with signature required.