Like the other pedals in this series, You really need to to pluck the strings simultaneously with 4 fingers and thumb to get a proper chord sound. Some settings are good for single notes, but I found you need Bill Rupert or Andy Martin level right hand technique to max out the possibilities.
Thought this was a thread about how Steve Miller became mediocre when he attained pop star success.
As an early SMB disciple I could write a book on that one.
Go for it Butch
You get into late 60's early 70's and health issues seem to modify your retirement plans.
Retire and travel ASAP