BOSS ES-8 Programmable Effects Switching System – Refurbished

BOSS ES-8 Programmable Effects Switching System – Refurbished


The BOSS ES-8 is a groundbreaking effects switching system that offers a slew of frequently desired features and functionalities. You have access to eight loops, which allows you to create complex effects chains with unmatched routing freedom. The ES-8’s onboard memory can hold 800 patches, as well as external control settings like delay time for each patch.

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The BOSS ES-8 Effects Switching System offers innovative and original solutions for professionals and high-end customers. The ES-8 is a cutting-edge system that, when used as-is, provides a significant improvement above the conventional individual stomp box utility. It is a whole new approach to provide previously unheard-of capabilities without compromising on sound quality. The ES-8 provides unrestricted expressive freedom with broad versatility. All of this in one neat gadget.

The ES-8 is more than simply an utilitarian tool; it opens the door to an infinite realm of musical creativity. The use of stomp boxes will never be the same again. The ES-8 is built for stage spontaneity and uses modern BOSS technology. Go ahead and do it. Step outside the box. Take the leap into a whole new realm of musical expression. BOSS is celebrating the birth of cool with the sizzling new ES-8 Effects Switching System. It’s a game changer that will take you to areas no other musician has gone before.


  • Programmable switching system with eight loops (plus an additional loop)
  • Analog circuit design to protect your pure
  • 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


  • Number of Footswitch Buttons: 8
  • Inputs: 2 x 1/4" (instrument), 1 x 1/4" (tuner in)
  • Outputs: 2 x 1/4" (main out)
  • Effects Loop: 6 x mono loops, 2 x stereo loop returns, 1 x volume loop
  • MIDI I/O: In, Out/Thru
  • Other I/O: 3 x 1/4" TRS (external control), 1 x 1/4" TRS (expression), 2 x 1/4" TRS (control/expression)
  • True Bypass: Switchable buffered or true bypass
  • Power Source: 9.6V DC power supply
  • Power Supply: AC adaptor
  • Current Draw: 400 mA
  • 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.
  • Weight 9 lbs