Originally posted by loner92:
Try distortion pedals. See if you can find a Mesa-Boogie V-Twin, they only cost $200-$300 bucks, and when set up properly, they'll give you the Metallica sound you want (or close to it, you could nail it perfectly with a good cab and an eq pedal).
Stop lying!!! =)
I bought a V-Twin to use as a distortion pedal, but it sucked big time. I couldn´t get a decent distortion out of it.
So the heavyness of metallica is nothing you could gaurantee.
It was the worst peice of junk I have ever bougth. Don´t know if the one I bought was defect.