Boss DS1 Classic Distortion Effects Pedal

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A great first distorion pedal!
The Boss DS1 Effects Pedal Distortion Classic distortion pedal needs little introduction - even Steve Vai still uses this venerable tone tank. It’s many a guitarist’s first pedal and for good reason – it sounds great, and is built to last!

  • The classic DS-1 Distortion pedal provides a harder distortion effect for guitar and keyboard sounds. Instead of toneless, fuzzy distortion, the DS-1 faithfully reproduces all the subtle nuances of playing dynamics-at any volume.

    • Classic BOSS Distortion tones for guitar and keyboard
    • Reproduces dynamics of playing, from soft to hard
    • Distortion, Level and Tone control to tailor overall sound as desired
    • BOSS 5-year warranty
  • DS-1: Distortion


    Nominal Input Level
    -20 dBu
    Input Impedance
    470 ohms
    Nominal Output Level
    -20 dBu
    Output Impedance
    1 k ohms
    Equivalent Input Noise Level
    -122 dBu (IHF-A, Typ.)
    INPUT Jack, OUTPUT Jack, AC Adaptor Jack (9 V DC)
    Power Supply
    9 V DC: Dry Battery 9 V type, AC Adaptor
    Current Draw
    4 mA (9 V DC)
    Dry Battery 9 V type (6F22/9 V)
    AC Adaptor (PSA-Series)
    Size and Weight ( incl. battery )
    73 mm
    2-7/8 inches
    129 mm
    5-1/8 inches
    59 mm
    2-3/8 inches
    0.4 kg
    0 lbs. 15 oz.
    * 0 dBu = 0.775 Vrms
    *The specifications are subject to change without notice.