From basic Boss to sonic psychosis, we bring you another installment of cool pedalboards from PG readers.

Allan Valdez is a church guitarist from the Philippines. His rig includes a Teese RMC4 wah, a Kalikot Audio Kikari (a Philippine-made compressor), a TC Electronics PolyTune Mini, a Fulltone OCD, a Blackout Effectors Musket Fuzz, a Paul C. Tim overdrive, an MXR EVH Phase 90, a Strymon El Capistan delay, and a Neunaber Stereo Wet reverb. They reside on a Pedaltrain Jr. board.

Kemper Profiler Stage, Nueral DSP Quad Cortex & Line 6 HX Stomp (clockwise from top)

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