BOSS Compact Pedals Effects Collector's Guide

  NOM N SERIE Labels INS. C ANY  FABRICAT N ANY s
1 AC-2 Acoustic Simulator Taiwan Silver SI SI August 2002 54581 97-05
2 AC-3 Acoustic Simulator Taiwan Dark gray SI SI July 2006 7347 2005
3 AD-2 Acoustic Preamp Taiwan Black SI SI   3309 2016
4 AW-2 Auto Wah Taiwan Silver SI SI July 1998 42076 91-99
5 AW-3 Dynamic Wah Taiwan Dark gray SI SI October 2004 22871 2000
6 BB-1X Bass Driver Taiwan Black (screw) SI SI December 2014 2284 2015
7 BC-1X Bass Comp X           2016
8 BC-2 Combo Driver Taiwan Dark gray SI SI September 2011 5996 2011
9 BD-2 Blues Driver Taiwan Silver SI SI February 1995 2004 1995
10 BD-2W Blues Driver Taiwan Silver SI SI September 2014 3977 2014
11 BF-2 Flanger Japan t Black (screw)   SI February 1981   80-01
  BF-2 Flanger Japan Black     July 1983   80-01
  BF-2 Flanger Japan Green     January 1988   80-01
  BF-2 Flanger Taiwan Green     May 1990 5658 80-01
  BF-2 Flanger Taiwan Orange     September 1994 38188 80-01
  BF-2 Flanger Taiwan Pink SI SI  April 1998  80579 80-01
  BF-2 Flanger Taiwan Dark Gray     August 1999 89286 80-01
12 BF-2B Bass Flanger Taiwan Green SI SI December 1990 6997 87-93
  BF-2B Bass Flanger Japan Green SI SI September 1987   87-93
13 BF-3 Flanger Taiwan Dark gray SI SI December 2004 32551 2002
14 CE-2 Chorus Japan Ld t Black (screw)     October 1980   79-91
  CE-2 Chorus Japan  Ld Black     November 1981   79-91
  CE-2 Chorus Japan Black     July 1982   79-91
  CE-2 Chorus Japan Green SI SI October 1985   79-91
  CE-2 Chorus Taiwan Green     October 1988   79-91
15 CE-2B Bass Chorus Japan Green SI SI March 1988   87-94
  CE-2B Bass Chorus Taiwan Green     September 1990 8791 87-94
  CE-2B Bass Chorus Taiwan Orange     October 1994 24006 87-94
16 CE-2W Chorus Japan Black SI SI October 2016   2016
17 CE-3 Chorus Japan Black SI SI April 1983   82-89
  CE-3 Chorus Japan Green   SI September 1985   82-89
  CE-3 Chorus Taiwan Green SI SI December 1988   82-89
18 CE-5 Chorus ensemble Taiwan Blue     December 1993 31821 1991
  CE-5 Chorus ensemble Taiwan Pink SI SI  June 1994 36395  1991
  CE-5 Chorus ensemble Taiwan Dark gray SI SI October 2004 150228 1991
19 CEB-3 Bass Chorus Taiwan Pink   SI April 1995 5335 1995
  CEB-3 Bass Chorus Taiwan Dark gray     December 2000 32550 1995
20 CH-1Super Chorus Taiwan Pink     February 1996 183043 1989
  CH-1Super Chorus Taiwan Blue SI SI March 1991 78841 1989
  CH-1Super Chorus Taiwan Dark gray     June 2004 54927 1989
21 CP-1X Compressor Taiwan Black (screw)     November 2016   2016
22 CS-1 Compression Sustainer Japan t Black (screw)   SI August 1980   78-82
  CS-1 Compression Sustainer Japan Black SI SI July 1981   78-82
23 CS-2 Compression Sustainer Japan Black SI SI September 1986   81-88
24 CS-3 Compression Sustainer Japan Black SI   September 1986   1986
  CS-3 Compression Sustainer Taiwan Black   SI February 1991 52689 1986
  CS-3 Compression Sustainer Taiwan Silver   SI February 2003 237283 1986
25 DA-2 Adaptive Distortion Taiwan Dark gray SI SI February 2013 1033 2013-14
26 DC-2 Dimension C Japan Blue SI SI August 1986   85-88
27 DC-3 Digital Dimension Japan Blue SI SI October 1988   88-92
  DC-3 Digital Space-D Japan Blue   SI October 1990 17223 88-92
28 DD-2 Digital Delay Japan Blue   SI May 1984   84-86
29 DD-3 Digital Delay Japan Blue     October 1990 137868 1986
  DD-3 Digital Delay Taiwan Blue SI SI October 1992 18072 1986
  DD-3 Digital Delay Taiwan Pink SI SI October 1996 112366 1986
  DD-3 Digital Delay Taiwan Dark Gray SI SI  October 2007  81935 1986
30 DD-5 Digital Delay Taiwan Pink SI SI June 1998 46603 95-02
  DD-5 Digital Delay Taiwan Drak gray SI SI May 1999   95-02
31 DD-6 Digital Delay Taiwan Dark gray SI SI May 2005 65871 02-08
32 DD-7 Digital Delay Taiwan Dark gray SI SI June 2008 16991 2008
33 DF-2 Super Distor & Feed Japan Black SI   November 1984   84-93
  DF-2 Super Feed&Distor Japan Black SI SI May 1985   84-93
  DF-2 Super Feed&Distor Taiwan Black     May 1990  4313 84-93
  DF-2 Super Feed&Distor Taiwan Silver     November 1991  15492 84-93
34 DM-2 Delay Japan Black SI SI August 1983   81-84
  DM-2 Delay Japan Green     March 1984   81-84
35 DM-2W Delay Taiwan Black SI SI January 2015 5281 2015
36 DM-3 Delay Japan Green   SI October 1984   84-87
37 DN-2 Dyna Drive Taiwan Dark gray SI SI January 2007 3510 07-12
38 DS-1 Distortion Japan t Ld cs Black (screw)     February 1979   1978
  DS-1 Distortion Japan  Ld Black     November 1981   1978
  DS-1 Distortion Japan Black SI SI October 1982   1978
  DS-1 Distortion Taiwan Black SI SI 1988?   1978
  DS-1 Distortion Taiwan Silver     August 2006 81380 1978
39 DS-1-4A Distortion Taiwan Silver (screw) SI SI   3997 2017
40 DS-1X Distortion Taiwan Black (screw) SI SI January 2014 0442 2014
41 DS-2 Turbo Distortion Japan Silver   SI June 1989 33146 1987
  DS-2 Turbo Distortion Taiwan Silver     July 1994 69199 1987
42 DSD-2 Digital Sampler/Delay Japan Blue   SI June 1985   85-86
43 DSD-3 Digital Sampler/Delay Japan Blue SI SI November 1987   86-89
44 EH-2 Enhancer Taiwan Silver SI SI October 1990 12185 90-98
45 FB-2 Feedbacker/ Booster Taiwan Dark gray SI SI November 2011 4020 11-15
46 FBM-1: Fender 59 Bassman Taiwan Dark gray SI SI February 2007 3732 07-13
47 FDR-1: Fender 65 Deluxe Reverb Taiwan Dark gray SI SI January 2007 0370 07-13
48 FRV-1 Fender Reverb Taiwan Dark gray SI SI September 2009 3925 2009
49 FT-2 Dynamic Filter Japan Black SI SI June 1989 12755 86-89
50 FZ-2 Hyper Fuzz Taiwan Silver SI SI December 1993 19195 93-97
51 FZ-3 Fuzz Taiwan Silver SI SI July 1997 11599 97-99
52 FZ-5 Fuzz Taiwan Dark gray SI SI March 2007 6172 2007
53 GE-6 Equalizer Japan t cs Black (screw)   SI November 1978   78-81
  GE-6 Equalizer Japan Black   SI January 1981   78-81
54 GE-7 Equalizer Japan Black     March 1986   1981
  GE-7 Equalizer Taiwan Black SI SI April 1996 61244 1981
  GE-7 Equalizer Taiwan Silver     August 2005 192321 1981
55 GE-7B Bass Equalizer Japan Black SI SI     87-94
  GE-7B Bass Equalizer Taiwan Black     September 1994 10391 87-94
56 GEB-7 Bass Equalizer Taiwan Silver   SI December 2002 49577 1995
57 HF-2 HiBand Flanger Japan Green   SI January 1986   85-93
  HF-2 HiBand Flanger Taiwan Green     December 1989 1533 85-93
58 HM-2 Heavy Metal Japan Black SI SI August 1985   83-92
  HM-2 Heavy Metal Taiwan Black   SI 1987   83-92
  HM-2 Heavy Metal Taiwan Black   SI February 1989   83-92
  HM-2 Heavy Metal Taiwan Black   SI June 1990 86958 83-92
59 HM-3 Hyper Metal Taiwan Silver SI SI Januar 1996 49854 93-99
60 HR-2 Harmonist Taiwan Pink SI SI April 1998 24541 94-99
  HR-2 Harmonist Taiwan Dark Gray     January 1999 26223 94-99
61 JB-2 Angry Driver Taiwan Black SI SI November 2017   2017
62 LM-2 Limiter Japan Black SI SI May 1987   87-91
63 LM-2B Bass Limiter Taiwan Silver SI SI February 1991 10779 90-94
64 LMB-3 Bass Limiter Enhancer Taiwan Silver SI SI November 2001 29868 1995
65 LS-2 Line selector Taiwan Silver SI SI November 2004 48449 1991
66 MD-2 Mega Distortion Taiwan Silver SI SI February2005 62240 2001
67 ML-2 Metal Core Taiwan Dark gray SI SI February 2007 4576 2007
68 MO-2 Multi Overtone Taiwan Dark gray SI SI February 2013 1864 2013
69 MT-2 Metal Zone Taiwan Silver SI SI January 1997 241526 1991
70 MZ-2 Digital Metalizer Japan Blue SI SI May 1990 29053 87-92
71 NF-1 Noise Gate Japan t Ld cs Black (screw)     July 1979   79-82
  NF-1 Noise Gate Japan Black   SI May 1986   79-82
72 NS-2 Noise Suppresor Japan Silver SI SI October 1987.   1987
  NS-2 Noise Suppresor Taiwan Silver SI SI July 2005 102164 1987
73 OC-2 Octaver Japan Black SI SI September 1982   82-03
  OC-2 Octave Japan Black SI SI May 1988   82-03
  OC-2 Octave Taiwan Black   SI December.1992 34212 82-03
  OC-2 Octave Taiwan Silver   SI April 1998 81497 82-03
74 OC-3 Super Octave Taiwan Dark gray SI SI May 2004 12312 2003
75 OD-1 Over Drive Japan t Ld Black (screw)     May 1980   77-88
  OD-1 Over Drive Japan Ld Black     September 1981   77-88
  OD-1 Over Drive Japan Black SI SI March 1982   77-88
76 OD-1X Over Drive Taiwan Black (screw) Si Si January 2014 0741 2014
77 OD-2 Turbo Overdriver Japan Black   SI May 1987   85-94
  OD-2 Turbo Overdrive Taiwan Black SI SI May 1989 13851 85-94
78 OD-2r Turbo Overdrive Taiwan Silver SI SI December.1997 36049 94-99
79 OD-3 Overdrive Taiwan Silver SI SI January 2005 60468 1997
80 ODB-3 Bass Overdrive Taiwan Silver SI SI August 2005 69704 1994
81 OS-2 Overdrive/distortion Taiwan silver   SI March 2005 199895 1990
82 PH-1 Phaser Japan t Black  (screw) SI   September 1980   77-81
  PH-1 Phaser Japan Black SI   September 1981   77-81
83 PH-1r  Phaser Japan t Ld Black (screw)     October 1980   80-85
  PH-1r  Phaser Japan  Ld Black     July 1981   80-85
  PH-1r Phaser Japan Black   SI February 1982   80-85
84 PH-2 Super Phaser Japan Black SI SI December 1987   84-00
  PH-2 Super Phaser Taiwan Black     December 1995 30381 84-00
  PH-2 Super Phaser Taiwan Silver SI  SI  May 1999 55586 84-00
85 PH-3 Phase Shifter Taiwan Dark gray SI SI September. 2003 28261 2000
86 PN-2 Tremolo/Pan Taiwan Silver SI SI May 1990 2209 90-93
87 PQ-3B Bass Parametric Equalizer Taiwan Silver   SI March 1991 3507 91-94
88 PQ-4 Parametric Equalizer Taiwan Silver   SI June 1993 11722 91-96
89 PS-2 Pitch Shifter/delay Japan Blue SI SI March 1989 25515 87-93
  PS-2 Pitch Shifter/delay Taiwan Blue   SI April 1992 0316 87-93
90 PS-3 Digital Pitch Shifter/Delay Taiwan Pink SI SI February 1994 1609 94-99
91 PS-5 Super Shifter Taiwan Dark gray   SI October 1999 4294 99-10
92 PS-6 Harmonist Taiwan Dark gray SI SI September 2010 7487 2010
93 PSM-5 Power & Master Switch Japan Black         82-99
  PSM-5 Power & Master Switch Japan Red     December 1986   82-99
  PSM-5 Power & Master Switch Japan Red     December 1988   82-99
  PSM-5 Power & Master Switch Japan Red     December 1989 1896 82-99
  PSM-5 Power & Master Switch Taiwan Red     December 1996 23041 82-99
94 PW-2 Power Drive Taiwan Silver SI SI August 1996 4302 96-97
95 RC-1 Loop Station Taiwan Black SI SI March 2015 29911 2014
96 RC-1-BK Loop Station Taiwan Black SI SI December 2017   2017
97 RC-2 Loop Station Taiwan Dark gray SI SI December 2006 12576 06-11
98 RC-3 Loop Station Taiwan Red SI SI February 2011 8261 2011
99 RV-2 Digital Reverb Japan Dark gray     September 1987   87-89
100 RV-3 Digital reverb/delay Taiwan Pink SI SI October 1994 21925 94-02
  RV-3 Digital reverb/delay Taiwan Dark gray SI SI June 2001 96553 94-02
101 RV-5 Digital Reverb Taiwan Dark gray SI SI June 2005 28619 02-15
102 RV-6 Reverb Taiwan Black SI SI May 2015 1268 2015
103 SD-1 Super Overdrive Japan Black SI SI August 1982 865713 1981
  SD-1 Super Overdrive Taiwan Black     May 1993 69251 1981
  SD-1 Super Overdrive Taiwan Silver     June 2007 256000 1981
104 SD-1W Super Overdrive Taiwan Silver SI SI Auguat 2014 0850 2014
105 SD-2 Dual Overdrive Taiwan Silver   SI February 1996 37307 93-98
106 SG-1 Slow Gear Japan t Black (screw)     October 1980   79-82
107 SP-1 Spectrum Japan t cs Black (screw)     May 1978   77-81
108 ST-2 Power Stack Taiwan Dark gray SI SI July 2010 3566 2010
109 SYB-3 Bass Synthesizer Taiwan Pink     July 1996 1699 96-04
  SYB-3 Bass Synthesizer Taiwan Dark gray SI SI May 2000 17247 96-04
110 SYB-5Bass Synthesizer Taiwan Dark gray SI SI July 2004 1356 2004
111 TE-2 Tera Echo Taiwan Dark gray SI SI May 2013 6347 2013
112 TR-2 Tremolo Taiwan Silver SI SI March 2004 61906 1997
113 TU-2 Chromatic Tuner Taiwan Dark gray SI SI August 2000 70353 98-2010
114 TU-3 Chromatic Tuner Taiwan Dark gray SI SI October 2009 12307 2009
115 TU-3S Chromatic Tuner X           2016
116 TU-3W Chomatic Tuner X           2016
117 TW-1 T Wah Touch Wah Japan t cs Black (screw)     August 1979   78-88
  TW-1 T Wah Japan  t Ld Black(screw)   SI February 1981   78-88
  TW-1 T Wah Japan Ld Black   SI June 1981   78-88
  TW-1 T Wah Japan Black     May 1985   78-88
118 VB-2 Vibrato Japan Black SI SI December 1982   82-84
119 VB-2W Vibrato Taiwan Black SI SI February 2016   2016
120 VO-1 Vocoder Taiwan Black SI SI May 2016   2016
121 XT-2 Xtortion Taiwan Silver SI SI February 1997 17875 96-98
                 
                 

 cs = Clear Switch

 t = Tinted

 Ld = Long Dash