Boss ES-8 Effect Switching System Guitar Pedal
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. All this, in one cool device.
Not just another utility tool, the ES-8 kicks down the door to unlimited possibilities in the universe of musical expression. From this day on, the use of stomp boxes will never be the same. Using BOSS’ advanced technology the ES-8 is designed for spontaneity on the stage. So, go ahead. Jump out of the box. Take the plunge into a whole new world of musical expression. Celebrate the birth of the cool at BOSS with the hot new ES-8 Effects Switching System. It’s a total game changer that will take you to places no musician has ever gone before.
ModesMemory mode/Manual modeLoops8 (Effect loop)
1 (Volume loop)Patch Memory800Nominal Input LevelIN 1--2, RTN 1--6, RTN 7L, RTN 7R, RTN 8L, RTN 8R, RTN VOL: -10 dBuMaximum Input LevelIN 1--2, RTN 1--6, RTN 7L, RTN 7R, RTN 8L, RTN 8R, RTN VOL: +18 dBuInput ImpedanceIN 1, 2: 1 M ohms (Buffer: On)Nominal Output LevelSEND 1--7, SEND 8L, SEND 8R, SEND VOL, OUT 1/L, OUT 2/R, TUNER: -10 dBuMaximum Output LevelSEND 1--7, SEND 8L, SEND 8R, SEND VOL, OUT 1/L, OUT 2/R, TUNER: +18 dBuOutput ImpedanceOUT 1/L, OUT 2/R: 1 k ohms (Buffer: On)
TUNER: 1 k ohmsRecommended Load Impedance10 k ohms or greaterControlsNumber 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 buttonDisplay7 segments, 3 characters (LED)
16 characters, 2 lines (backlit LCD)IndicatorNumber 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 jackPower SupplyAC adaptorCurrent Draw400 mAAccessoriesAC adaptor
Rubber foot x 5
Screw x 2
Leaflet "USING THE UNIT SAFELY"Options (sold separately)Footswitch: FS-5U, FS-6, FS-7
Expression pedal: FV-500L, FV-500H, Roland EV-5SIZE AND WEIGHTWidth439 mm
17-5/16 inchesDepth137 mm
5-7/16 inchesHeight65 mm
2-9/16 inchesWeight2.5 kg
5 lbs 9 oz.