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The BOSS HM-2 Heavy Metal is one of the most sought-after vintage pedals in our entire back catalog. Now, we’re pleased to confirm that it’s returning in a special HM-2W Waza Craft edition in the middle of 2021. Unlike many other iconic BOSS drive pedals, the HM-2 … more


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31.12.2015 · Most Boss pedals use a flip-flop circuit to determine the on/off state. Due to the small differences in component values some pedals start up on while others may start up off. You can change resistor/cap values in the flip flop to make it consistent either on or off at power up. Or you can disable the flip-flop so the the pedal is always on. more


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28.05.2017 · The essential six. Having 30 or 40 pedals all linked up on the floor might be fine for Spinal Tap's Nigel Tuffnel, but for us lesser guitarists it's just too much. Also, with around 40 pedals to choose from, newer players may find the array dizzying. To help, we've selected what we feel are a sensible six of BOSS… more


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06.01.2018 · Just Curious. Are the new BOSS pedals now has now surface mount parts? I've read here from AnalogMan that new DS-1's are now SMT. I'm interested at Boss OD-3, SD-1 and DS-2 :cool: more



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02.01.2018 · From 1977-1981, Boss stamped 4-digit batch codes in the battery compartment. Starting around April 1981 (0500/05XXXX), Boss converted to a 6-digit ink stamp on a paper label (with some overlap, of course). But, the design still remained the same. For example: 05 = 0500/05XXXX = April 1981 (Some models from this month had ink stamps or paper labels.) more


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20.05.2021 · BOSS has announced the release of limited edition anniversary versions of the SD-1 Super Overdrive and MT-2 Metal Zone, two of the longest-running and most popular models in the company's lineup of compact effect pedals.The SD-1-4A celebrates 40 years of continuous production, while the MT-2-3A celebrates 30 years. Each pedal features a black body with unique styling and will be available more


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20.05.2021 · To celebrate the 30th and 40th anniversaries of two of its longest-running effects pedals, Boss has unveiled limited-edition versions of its celebrated MT-2 Metal Zone and SD-1 Super Overdrive units. Each new-look offering sheds its retro aesthetic vibe in favor of a classy cosmetic makeover courtesy of a sleek black housing, and will only be available throughout 2021. more



29.10.2019 · BOSS RC-10R Rhythm Loop Station Pedal Features: Stereo looping pedal for guitar and bass. Up to 6 hours of recording time, with 99 loop recording slots. Over 280 rhythm presets with 16 drum kits. Rhythm presets offer two distinct song sections, plus intro/outro fills and two transition fills. Stellar sound quality with 32-bit conversion. more


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History. The origins of the Pro Co "The RAT" can be traced back to the mid-1970s, when Pro Co engineers Scott Burnham and Steve Kiraly repaired and hot-rodded existing distortion pedals, such as the Dallas Arbiter Fuzz Face.Burnham decided he could build a superior product from the ground up, and designed "The RAT" pedal. more


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14.08.2017 · Does anyone have an all-Boss or mostly Boss pedalboard? About half of my pedals are Boss. I've bought and sold more Boss pedals than I can recall and currently own about a dozen plus some of their footswitches. I've also got Fulltone, Vox, Voodoo Labs, Dunlop, Ibanez, Radial, etc but I keep coming back to Boss. more


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24.09.2019 · The DC-2 incorporates two independent BBD-driven analog chorus circuits together and has a reduced tremolo effect to many standard chorus pedals, creating an immersive three-dimensional effect. The DC-2 remains one of the most coveted BOSS pedals to date. While you’re here, check out our guide to assembling the ultimate pedalboard. more


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18.09.2020 · BOSS Introduces the OC-5 Octave Pedal. September 18, 2020. January 13, 2021. Insta of Bass. Recently, Boss introduced the new OC-5 pedal which is a continuation in their OC pedal series. Their first pedal in this series was the OC-2, first introduced it in 1982, this pedal was the world’s first modern octave pedal for guitar and bass. more


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Boss is a manufacturer of effects pedals for electric guitar and bass guitar. It is a division of the Roland Corporation, a Japanese manufacturer that specializes in musical equipment and accessories. For many years Boss has manufactured a wide range of products related to effects processing for guitars, including "compact" and "twin" effects pedals, multi-effect pedals, electronic tuners and pedal boards. In more recent times, Boss … more


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New Boss Waza TB-2W Tone Bender revealed! – based on the Tone Bender MK II fuzz from the ’60s. 01 Dec 2020 · Boss unveils its latest Waza Craft pedal! The new Waza Craft TB-2W Tone Bender fuzz is a collaboration between Boss and Sola Sound, and it looks epic! VIDEO. more