Designing the follow on from the GT-10 must have been an unenviable task but Roland has done it with the introduction of the Boss GT-100. Looking meaner than ever, this seriously robust unit has had more than just a facelift, with original features being improved upon or added to, along with some extras thrown in for good measure.
The Boss GT-100 Processors amp modelling has been enhanced to offer vintage amps and new COSM tones. The processor now features dual LCD screens and the popular EZ TONE has been given two new features in the form of AMP CUSTOMISE and OD/DS CUSTOMISE. The Boss GT-100 Amp Effects Processor encompasses everything you could need in an effects board, from classic to futuristic sounds, available in one place.
Next Generation COSM Processor
Harnessing its new expression and sonic possibilities the Boss GT100 Amp Effects Processor features the next generation of COSM processor. Now capable of recreating vintage amps, this engine, along with the new AMP CUSTOMISE function, lets you take classic amps and alter them into something new and unique, or just stick with them as they are for old school vibe.
Enhanced Interface, TONE GRID & the ACCEL Pedal
Doubling up on the GT10, the Boss GT100 has an interface with two LCD screens and eight knobs, giving instant access to everything you need to sculpt your sound without having to trawl through menus.
With the Boss GT-100 Effects Processors new graphical TONE GRID function you can get really deep with tone creation and customisation spanning across all the units patches, amps and overdrive/distortions.
The new ACCEL pedal lets you get really creative by enabling control of multiple parameters at once, as well as control of time-variant effects, in real time.
A/B Channel Divide Function
With it new A/B Channel Divide function the Boss GT-100 Amp Effects Unit allows you to assign different amps and effects to each channel. Further more the signal can be divided by dynamics and frequency as each channel drives its own settings. You can really sculpt your tone by assigning different tones to different pitches to really bolster your sound.
Manufacturer Boss Model GT-100 Amp Effects Processor Dimensions (H x W x D) 80 x 542 x 271 mm Weight 4.8kg AD Conversion 24 bits + AF method (*1) DA Conversion 24 bits Sampling Rate 44.1 kHz Program Memories 400: 200 (User) + 200 (Preset) Effect Type COMP, PREAMP(*1), OD/DS(*2), EQ, FX1/FX2(*3), DELAY, CHORUS, REVERB, PEDAL FX, NS1/NS2, ACCEL FX *1 PREAMP NATURAL CLEAN, FULL RANGE, COMBO CRUNCH, STACK CRUNCH, HiGAIN STACK, POWER DRIVE, EXTREME LEAD, CORE METAL, JC-120, CLEAN TWIN, PRO CRUNCH, TWEED, DELUXE CRUNCH, VO DRIVE, VO LEAD, MATCH DRIVE, BG LEAD, BG DRIVE, MS1959 I, MS1959 I+II, R-FIER VINTAGE, R-FIER MODERN, T-AMP LEAD, SLDN, 5150 DRIVE, BGNR UB METAL*, ORNG ROCK REVERB*, CUSTOM *2 OD/DS MID BOOST, CLEAN BOOST, TREBLE BOOST, CRUNCH, NATURAL OD, WARM OD, FAT DS, LEAD DS, METAL DS, OCT FUZZ, A-DIST*, BLUES OD, OD-1, T-SCREAM, TURBO OD, DIST, RAT, GUV DS, DST+, METAL ZONE, '60S FUZZ, MUFF FACE, CUSTOM *3 FX1/FX2 T.WAH, AUTO WAH, SUB WAH, ADV. COMP, LIMITER, SUB OD/DS, GRAPHIC EQ, PARA EQ, TONE MODIFY, GUITAR SIM., AC.GUITAR SIM*, SLOW GEAR, DEFRETTER, WAVE SYNTH, SITAR SIM., OCTAVE, PITCH SHIFTER, HARMONIST, OVERTONE*, SOUND HOLD, AC. PROCESSOR, PHASER, FLANGER, TREMOLO, ROTARY1, ROTARY2*, UNI-V, PAN, SLICER, VIBRATO, RING MOD., HUMANIZER, 2X2 CHORUS, SUB DELAY, TERA ECHO* *Newly Added Features (Version 2.0) A-DIST is available in OD/DS and in SUB OD/DS of FX2. OVERTONE and TERA ECHO are only available in FX2. Nominal Input Level INPUT: -10 dBu RETURN: -10 dBu AUX IN: -20 dBu Input Impedance INPUT: 1 M ohm RETURN: 100 k ohms AUX IN: 47 k ohms Nominal Output Level OUTPUT: -10 dBu/+4 dBu SEND: -10 dBu Output Impedance OUTPUT: 2 k ohms SEND: 2 k ohms Dynamic Range 100 dB or greater (IHF-A) Displays Graphic LCD (132 x 64 dots, backlit LCD) x 2 Connectors INPUT jack (1/4-inch phone type) AUX IN jack (Stereo miniature phone type) OUTPUT L/MONO, R jacks (1/4-inch phone type) PHONES jack (Stereo 1/4-inch phone type) EXT LOOP jacks (SEND, RETURN; 1/4-inch phone type) AMP CONTROL jack (1/4-inch phone type) SUB CTL1, 2/SUB EXP jack (1/4-inch TRS phone type) USB port MIDI connectors (IN, OUT) DC IN jack Power Supply DC 9 V Current Draw 600 mA Accessories AC Adaptor USB Cap Owner’s Manual Options (sold separately) Footswitch: BOSS FS-5U Dual Footswitch: BOSS FS-6 Expression Pedal: BOSS FV-500L/500H, Roland EV-5
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