Boss 200 series, the new stomboxes?

Discussion in 'Effects, Pedals, Strings & Things' started by Stephans, Jun 13, 2019.

  1. Class5

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    I am very interested in these...hmmm. The DD-200 comes out just as I was about to look at buying a DD-500.
     
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    They look ok, I'm still waiting for a ps 500 or ps-200 though! something to rival/surpass my pitch factor.
     
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    Oh dear, perhaps i DO need a new delay pedal...
     
  4. Pedalboardoftheday

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    These look fantastic.

    They're an upgraded 20 series.

    It's a great middle ground between people who don't want the deep diving of the 500 series but want access to multiple sounds.
     
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  5. Overdriver18

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    This is a huge bummer, was really expecting something like a PS3 Waza or some other pitch shifter, HM2 Waza, updated Space Echo, or a dedicated phaser. Smaller versions of the 500 series seems like its just a new form factor with really nothing else new to it. Guess I'll have to go on reverb and buy myself a PS3 and buy one of those Behringer HM2s.
     
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    Not much info, but it gives you somewhat of an idea..



     
  7. Jose Eduardo

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    I agree. And if it's an upgraded 20 series, there's a chance that an RE-200 might appear.
     
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    I feel like a nerd, but I am totally stoked about that EQ...
     
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    Right after I bought a used DD-20 THESE show up... I want that DD-200 and probably everything else, too.
     
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    Darn you all to heck Boss!

    I will not buy new pedals in 2019!!!!
     
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    I wonder what the price will be. ~$250 would be very close to the 500 series (or the same as a used 500 series pedal). If they're around $200, they'd be a steal in my opinion.
     
  13. Rockerduck

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    The DD-200 looks like the upgrade to the DD-20. But still, the DD-20 has more mojo and does what I need.
     
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    I hope that trend of upgrading the 20 Series doesn’t exclude an RV-200 in the future. I would freaking love that.
     
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  15. Bucksears

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    Don't be. It's a great idea, and (despite being digital) still cheaper (assuming $250 range) than Mesa's 5-band EQ (at $279).
     
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  16. IRG

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    Yes you will. Just admit it.
     
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    Ditto

    EDIT: IF.......they include a straight-up true modulated reverb from the RV-5. No matter how I set it on the 500, it just sounded like the mod mix was low.
     
  18. chadmo1

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    Sweetwater has them at $250
     
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