If you’re a guitarist looking for a tight distortion, the MXR M116 Fullbore Metal pedal might be exactly what you’re looking for. This pedal allows you to really dial in your tone with high, mid, low controls (having the ability to control the mid-frequency can be extremely useful for getting your guitar to be present in the mix). Additional controls are volume, frequency, gain as well as scoop and gate switches. Gate will controls the built in noise gate for this pedal.
The MXR M116 Fullbore Metal lists for $169.99 and is usually available for $100, but is currently on sale for only $88.59 at Amazon.com. This pedal also ships for free. At the time of this posting there were 18 units in stock. The price may rise as the unit count drops.
Here is the official video for the MXR M116 Fullbore Metal Distortion: