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Rating and Reviews: Boss PS-5 Super Shifter

Thicken your sound with detuning, bend single notes in Tremolo Arm mode, add flutter and more. More than just a pitch shifter, this guitar pedal does it all.

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"Metalhead' dream" submitted June 10, 2004

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Sound: stunning effect, can do all the weird sound I need, interesting to experience all sound with different combination of knob. Feature: no build-in expression pedal, I pay another $60 to get a boss pedal for this. Otherwise, better than the whammy. Quality: Boss quality. no surprise. Value: better sounding than any similar product on the earth. presently, $149 is a steal. Manufacturer Support: OK The Wow Factor: I will brought another immediate if it is lost. Overall: Highly satisfied.
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"that blue thing" submitted February 7, 2004

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Sound: It's not really a pedal requiring good sound, so i'll rate it blank Feature: Very fun and entertaining. with the tremolo arm, you can do all sorts of stuff like bending up or down during a song. If you bend up, and then release it down, then it is like going from a synth sound back to a heavy metal part .VERY COOL. I do wish that it could actually detune ur guitar, but u get very close on harmonics when you set the balance meter all the way to the effect( coming out with a sortuve detuned effect). The flutter is also cool. Quality: The best quality lies in Boss' hands. It is as tough as a tank. Value: Not the best for 150 dollars Manufacturer Support: Never needed em' The Wow Factor: It really looks sparkly. all of the pictures everywhere are wrong. it isnt baby blue, it is aqua blue Overall: It is fun, but there can be better pedals.
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