Boss OC-5 Super Octave Pedal

Boss OC-5 Super Octave Pedal

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Boss OC-5 Octave combines a spot-on recreation of the legendary OC-2 with modern enhancements for scultping your octavized tone. Vintage mode will give you the sound of the original pedal, albeit with better tracking for instantaneous octavized sounds. Poly mode allows you to track chords perfectly, complete with its range knob on the -2 Octave. This knob allows you to double only the bass note of a chord if you so choose.This pedal offers a Bass/Guitar switch, so you can better tune the voicing for your particular instrument.


The industry-standard octave pedal, updated with enhanced features

Newly developed tracking technology provides more accurate response and natural feel with no latency

Vintage mode faithfully reproduces the mono sound of the original OC-2

Poly mode for chord playing; Range knob sets the note range where the effect is applied

Lowest Range setting in Poly mode applies the octave effect to only the lowest note in a chord

New octave-up effect, available on its own or blended with octave-down effects

Mode switch optimizes the tracking engine for guitar or bass

Direct out for wet/dry setups


Nominal Input Level: -20 dBu

Input Impedance: 1 M ohm

Nominal Output Level: -20 dBu

Output Impedance: 1 k ohm

Recommended Load Impedance: 10 k ohms or greater

Bypass: Buffered bypass

Controls: Pedal switch, GUITAR/BASS switch, VINTAGE/POLY switch, DIRECT LEVEL knob, +1OCT knob, -1OCT knob, -2OCT/RANGE knob

Indicator: CHECK indicator (Serves also as battery check indicator)

INPUT jack: 1/4-inch phone type
OUTPUT jack: 1/4-inch phone type
DIRECT OUT jack: 1/4-inch phone type
DC IN jack

Power Supply:
Alkaline battery (9 V, 6LR61 or 6LF22)
AC adaptor (PSA series: sold separately)

Current Draw: 55 mA

Expected battery life under continuous use:
Alkaline: Approx. 7 hours
*These figures will vary depending on the actual conditions of use.

Owner’s manual
Leaflet (“USING THE UNIT SAFELY,” “IMPORTANT NOTES,” and “Information”)
Alkaline battery (9 V, 6LR61)

Width: 73 mm; 2-7/8 inches

Depth: 129 mm; 5-1/8 inches

Height: 59 mm; 2-3/8 inches

Weight (including battery): 440 g; 1 lb

Weight 2 lbs