Boss ES-8 Effects Switching System

Boss
$1,049.99
$699.99
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The ES-8 Effects Switching System begins life with a sharp and clear mission: to provide pro and high-end users with cool and creative solutions. The new and innovative ES-8 is a system that represents a major leap "out of the box" from the standard individual stomp box utility. It is a whole new way of providing unprecedented capability without sacrificing sound quality. The ES-8 combines far-reaching flexibility with total freedom of expression.

• Programmable switching system with eight loops (plus an additional loop)
• Analog circuit design to protect your pure tone
• Unprecedented routing flexibility with the ability to change the routing order and create parallel effect chains
• Onboard memory for storing external control parameters such as delay time for each patch
• Buffers can be turned on/off individually each for input and output and stored in each patch; level variability for output buffer
• Highly-reliable footswitches with switch-noise mute capability
• LCD and 7-segment LED display show detailed information at a glance
• 800 patch memories provide unmatched capability for touring musicians
• Completely customizable pedal function assignments
• Scratching the itch of serious working musicians with detailed attention to often-requested features and functions
• Version 2.00 and dedicated editor software available

SPECIFICATIONS:
Modes: Memory mode/Manual mode

Loops:
8 (Effect loop)
1 (Volume loop)

Patch Memory: 800

Nominal Input Level: IN 1--2, RTN 1--6, RTN 7L, RTN 7R, RTN 8L, RTN 8R, RTN VOL: -10 dBu

Maximum Input Level: IN 1--2, RTN 1--6, RTN 7L, RTN 7R, RTN 8L, RTN 8R, RTN VOL: +18 dBu

Input Impedance: IN 1, 2: 1 M ohms (Buffer: On)

Nominal Output Level: SEND 1--7, SEND 8L, SEND 8R, SEND VOL, OUT 1/L, OUT 2/R, TUNER: -10 dBu

Maximum Output Level: SEND 1--7, SEND 8L, SEND 8R, SEND VOL, OUT 1/L, OUT 2/R, TUNER: +18 dBu

Output Impedance:
OUT 1/L, OUT 2/R: 1 k ohms (Buffer: On)
TUNER: 1 k ohms

Recommended Load Impedance: 10 k ohms or greater

Controls:
Number 1--8 switch, MEMORY/MANUAL switch, MUTE switch, BANK down switch, BANK up switch
EDIT button, WRITE button, - button, + button, DISPLAY/EXIT button, ENTER button, Cursor left button, Cursor right button

Display:
7 segments, 3 characters (LED)
16 characters, 2 lines (backlit LCD)

Indicator:
Number 1--8 indicator, MEMORY/MANUAL indicator, MUTE indicator, BANK down indicator, BANK up indicatorConnectorsIN 1--2, SEND 1--7, SEND 8L, SEND 8R, SEND VOL, RTN 1--6, RTN 7L, RTN 7R, RTN 8L, RTN 8R, RTN VOL, OUT 1/L, OUT 2/R, TUNER jacks: 1/4-inch phone type
EXT CTL CTL 1/2, CTL 3/4, CTL 5/6, EXT CTL EXP 1, EXP 2, CTL IN EXP 1 CTL 1/2, EXP 2 CTL 3/4 jacks: 1/4-inch TRS phone type
MIDI connectors (IN, OUT/THRU)
DC IN jack

Power Supply: AC adaptor

Current Draw: 400 mA

INCLUDED ACCESSORIES:
AC adaptor
Rubber foot x 5
Screw x 2
Owner's manual
Leaflet "USING THE UNIT SAFELY"

Options (sold separately):
Footswitch: FS-5U, FS-6, FS-7
Expression pedal: FV-500L, FV-500H, Roland EV-5

SIZE AND WEIGHT:
Width: 439 mm, 17-5/16 inches
Depth: 137 mm, 5-7/16 inches
Height: 65 mm, 2-9/16 inches
Weight: 2.5 kg, 5 lbs 9 oz.