#1
Are there pedals to boost the gain ontop of a distortion pedal such as the boss metal core? or am i pretty much stuck to if wanting a heavier sound buying a pedal more than $100
#2
The metal core and your amp should have all the gain you need. It'll sound like crap, but have loads of gain
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#3
i doubt its more gain you need. i dont think pedals can be boosted like amps (not digital ones anyway). do you have an EQ pedal in your effects loop? a good bass/treble boost with an eq pedal is key to getting a good heavy sound. you have more than enough actual gain in that pedal.
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#4
what's your gear?

I haven't tried it but i doubt the problem is that the ml2 doesn't have enough gain.
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#5
Some pedals like the Metalzone have all the gain you need. There is also a 'boost' pedal that I believe does something with the pick up.
#6
search google using with terms like "gain stacking" or "stacking gain pedals"...

Some pedals can be boosted and sound good, but...
#7
ok secondary question because im gonna get an eq..would u plug into the distortion from the guitar n then the eq, or backwords?
#8
EQ's work best in the FX loop.
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