Scan code: LN117227 Manufacturer code: SD-1-4A

BOSS - SD-1 40th Anniversary Super Overdrive Pedal

BOSS - SD-1 40th Anniversary Super Overdrive Pedal, Unique asymmetrical clipping circuit

Scan code: LN117227 Manufacturer code: SD-1-4A
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40th Anniversary Edition
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Boss SD-1 40th Anniversary Edition

40th Anniversary edition!In celebration of 40 years of continuous SD-1 production, BOSS created a limited-edition version that's available throughout the entirety of 2021. a black body with yellow lettering, gold-capped knobs, and a vintage silver thumbscrew for the battery compartment and comes in a box with a special 40th Anniversary logo!

Inspiring Generations!Since its inception in 1981, the BOSS SD-1 Super Overdrive has been a must-have overdrive pedal for generations of players of every musical style. Based around the revolutionary asymmetrical clipping circuit found within one of the original BOSS compact pedals from 1977, the OD-1 Overdrive. The SD-1 offers rich, smooth, and sonically rich overdrive tones that continuously inspire guitarists around the world.

at a glance • Genre-defining BOSS overdrive sound
• Unique asymmetrical clipping circuit offers tube-like overdrive characteristics
• Diverse drive tones with focused midrange and tight low end
• Ideal for use with clean and slightly driven amps
• BOSS five-year warranty

Overdrive Defining Clipping Circuit

Boss SD-1 40th Anniversary Edition

Natural & Inspiring ToneIn 1977, BOSS created a completely new style of stompbox with the OD-1, offering guitarists natural overdrive in pedal format for the first time ever. Producing a harmonically rich signal with a unique asymmetric clipping circuit, to give you the satisfying sound and feel of a driven tube amp, but at controllable volume levels.

Four years later, this legendary design developed into the more versatile SD-1, this came with the addition of an active tone control for shaping the treble response and subtle enhancements for more low-end depth.

Warmth & ClarityThe SD-1 gives players of any level to get inspiring sounds instantly, provided by its natural response and the subtle mid boost that's part of its design. It pushes your tone where it needs it, so your guitar always sits perfectly in the mix with warmth, clarity, and rich presence.

Lower drive settings are great for rhythm sections, whilst higher settings are ideal for huge, singing leads. The SD-1 is also very sensitive to input gain, letting you dial in different levels of overdrive just by adjusting the volume control on your guitar.

A Must-Have Pedal

Boss SD-1 40th Anniversary Edition

Perfect For All StylesWith natural characteristics and responsive drive and tone controls, the SD-1 offers the right sound for just about any style of music. Engage the pedal with your favourite clean or slightly driven amp for mild-to-moderate overdrive, perfect for everything from classic rock and gritty blues to pop, country, jazz, and more.

The SD-1 also works great a booster for high-gain amps and other drive pedals, with more mid focus, tight bass, and smooth top end that suits heavier tones and solo playing perfectly.

BOSS’s Legendary Super Overdrive Sound

limited edition 40th anniversary!Since its release in 1981, the workhorse SD-1 Super Overdrive has been the core gain pedal for generations of players across every musical genre. Based around the revolutionary asymmetrical clipping circuit from the OD-1 Overdrive—one of the three original BOSS compact pedals from 1977—the SD-1 delivers rich, smooth, and highly musical overdrive tones that continue to inspire guitarists everywhere.

To celebrate 40 years of continuous SD-1 production, we've created a limited edition version that's available throughout 2021. This commemorative pedal features a black body with yellow lettering, gold-capped knobs, and a vintage silver thumbscrew for the battery compartment and comes in a box with a special 40th Anniversary logo.

The Tech Spec

Features Specification
Pedal Type Overdrive
Inputs 1 x Instrument
Outputs 1 x 1/4"
Power Source 9V DC power supply (sold separately)
Batteries 1 x 9V
Specifications
Voltage 9 Volts
Current 6 mA
Battery Compartment Yes
Output Channels Mono
Dimensions 73 x 59 x 129 mm (W x H x L)
Passive Pedal No
Impedance  
Additional Information
Scan Code LN117227
Model Number SD-1-4A
GTIN 4957054518608
Warranty

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Details
Duration:
24 months
Type:
Direct
DOA Period:
30 days
RTB Period:
12 months
Manufacturer Contact Details
Manufacturer:
Boss
BOSS - SD-1 40th Anniversary Super Overdrive Pedal
BOSS - SD-1 40th Anniversary Super Overdrive Pedal