Boss VB-2W Vibrato

Effect Pedal for Electric Guitar

  • Waza Craft series
  • Offers two Vibrato modes: Custom Mode: Completely new Vibrato Sound and Standard Mode: Accurate reproduction of the Vintage Boss VB-2 Vibrato Sound
  • Fully analogue circuit design
  • Expression pedal connector
  • Controls: Rate, Depth, Rise Time and Mode
  • Mini switch for vibrato mode
  • Dimensions (W x D x H): 70 x 125 x 55 mm
  • Power supply via 9V battery or 9V DC power supply unit (coaxial connection - minus on the inside, not included, suitable power supply available under article nr 409939)
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Effect Types Vibrato
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To latch or unlatch

heartscore, 30.04.2016
I will not go into all the features of the Boss pedal, because I bought it only because of the unlatch-modes. This allows the effect to be switched on temporarily, ie a kick on the pedal switches the effect on and the release switches it off again.
With this mode, the vibrato can be used very musically, eg on long chords like a finger / whammy vibrato, which comes later. You let the chord sound a bit, then the vibrato.
This sounds wonderful and also in no way static, which is probably due to the analog circuit. The speed can be adjusted to the song tempo.
Of course, subtle effects can also be set and in the "Latch" mode, the Boss VB-2 is then in continuous operation and works like any other pedal.
Overall it gets from me but not the highest rating, because the speed can not be as far down as I would like. Maybe you could have simulated surf dips. In the predecessor boss VB-2, which is traded to astronomical sums on the vintage market, there were supposedly internal trimpotis. I have not discovered it here yet and will also refrain from experiments inside this price.
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Super latch vibrato

Pouli, 20.09.2017
Great for bass for adding a bit of wobble on long notes, using latch mode.

Been using the Behringer UV for a while, and it's now such a go to pedal that I put the money into the real BOSS version.
Sound quality - BOSS a bit better and versatile, but in the mix not something you'd notice. Men det er virkelig fint at have BOSS pedalen siden de knobs er lettere at justere på fly med min fod / side af sko. Can not do it with my foot on the Behringer.

Excellent pedal - slightly expensive, but worth it if vibrato is your thing.
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