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RC-1 Loop Station Demonstration [BOSS Sound Check]


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The BOSS RC-1 Loop Station gives musicians the power to effortlessly craft and perform layered musical masterpieces. This compact yet robust looper pedal offers up to 12 minutes of pristine stereo recording time and unlimited overdubbing, allowing artists to explore a kaleidoscope of creative possibilities. With its precision-engineered quality and convenient battery or AC power, the RC-1 Loop Station is the perfect studio and stage companion for instrumentalists and vocalists alike.

Pristine Sound and Simple Operation

Featuring high-performance buffered bypass and stereo inputs and outputs, the RC-1 Loop Station delivers studio-quality tone with zero signal degradation. Its intuitive one-button interface makes capturing loops and overdubs as simple as can be, while the dedicated Undo/Redo function provides flexibility in crafting the perfect loop.

Built to Last

Housed in a durable compact chassis, the RC-1 Loop Station is ready to withstand the rigors of both stage and studio use. Its solid metal construction and footswitches are designed to endure stomping for years to come. Power it with the included AC adapter or a single 9V battery for ultimate portability.

Take Looping Further

For advanced looping functions like loop decay, reverse playback and MIDI sync, pair the RC-1 Loop Station with optional footswitches (BOSS FS-5U, FS-6, or FS-7). With up to 2 auxiliary footswitches, you can expand your creative looping possibilities and control multiple functions right at your feet during a performance.

All-In-One Loop Solution

Compact yet powerful, the RC-1 Loop Station offers an all-in-one looping solution for creating layered soundscapes on the fly. Use it as a songwriting tool, as accompaniment for soloing, or as an integral part of your live rig. However you use it, the RC-1 Loop Station is sure to ignite your creativity and inspire your best musical ideas.

BOSS RC-1 Loop Station Effects Pedal
BOSS RC-1 Loop Station Effects Pedal
BOSS RC-1 Loop Station Effects Pedal

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  • Straightforward and easy to operate
  • Newly designed loop indicator displays the current loop mode (Rec/Overdub/Play)
  • Runs on a single 9-volt alkaline battery (approximately 4.5 hours of battery life)
  • Can be used with an optional AC adapter (PSA series: sold separately)
  • 12 minutes of stereo recording time
  • Stereo inputs and outputs
  • Flexible external footswitch options
  • Recorded phrase is retained in memory even after the RC-1 is turned off
  • Nominal Input Level: –20 dBu
  • Input Impedance: 1 mohm
  • Nominal Output Level: –20 dBu
  • Output Impedance: 1 kohm
  • Recommended Load Impedance: 10 kohms or greater
  • Controls: Pedal switch, LEVEL knob
  • Indicators: CHECK indicator, LOOP indicator
  • Connectors
    • INPUT A (MONO) jack: 1/4" phone type
    • INPUT B jack: 1/4" phone type
    • OUTPUT A (MONO) jack: 1/4" phone type
    • OUTPUT B jack: 1/4" phone type
    • STOP/UNDO jack: 1/4" TRS phone type
    • DC IN jack
    Power Supply
    • Alkaline battery (9V, 6LR61)
    • AC adaptor (PSA series: sold separately)
    • *Rechargeable Ni-MH batteries cannot be used
    Current Draw
    • 85 mA
    • Expected battery life under continuous use (These figures will vary depending on the actual conditions of use.)
    • Alkaline: Approx. 4.5 hours
    Dimensions WxHxD
    • 2-7/8" x 5-1/8" x 2-3/8"
    Weight (including battery)
    • 1 lb.
    • Owner's manual
    • Leaflet ("USING THE UNIT SAFELY," "IMPORTANT NOTES," and "Information")
    • Alkaline battery (9V, 6LR61)

    collapse expand iconWarranty

    Boss pedals - 5 year parts warranty
    90 day labor warranty.
    1 year warranty - Multitracks, Jamstations, etc.
    Check with manufacturer for specific product warranty.

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