Dr Scientist The Elements Dual-Channel Overdrive / Distortion

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The Elements is a dual-channel overdrive/distortion with a wide gain range and a full 3 band equalizer. To increase its versatility, we’ve added toggle switch options for clipping modes, bass cut frequencies, and midrange frequencies. Whether you’re looking for high gain metal distortion or a clean equalizer, The Elements can fulfill a role on any pedalboard. Like all Dr. Scientist pedals, the Elements can be used with guitar, bass, synths, and many other instruments

- Low and High gain distortion channels selectable via toggle switch
- Active 3 Band EQ
- Symmetrical or Asymmetrical clipping diode options
- High quality analog signal path
- Premium parts and components throughout
- True Bypass with soft touch relay switching
- Full control over wet/dry mix
- Expression pedal control over Mix
- Top mounted audio and power jacks
- Designed and handmade in B.C., Canada

- Gain – Increases the amount of distortion
- Volume – Controls the effect (Wet) signal level
- Mix – Adjusts the balance between the input signal (Dry) and the effect (Wet) signal
- Gain Toggle – Chooses between low- and high-gain channels
- Clip Toggle – Chooses between Symmetrical, Asymmetrical, or no clipping
- Bass Cut – Chooses between 3 levels of bass cut
- Mid Freq – Chooses between 3 centre frequencies for the Mid control
- Bass – Adjust the low frequencies
- Mid– Adjust the midrange frequencies
- Treble – Adjust the high frequencies
- Bypass – Engage or disengage the effect

- Input/Output Impedance: 500kΩ/1kΩ
- 100mA @ 9VDC, 2.1mm centre negative plug
- True Bypass with soft touch relay switching

- Treble control: +/-15dB 2nd Order peaking filter centred at 3kHz
- Mid control: +/-15dB 2nd Order peaking filter centred at choice of 400Hz, 800Hz, 1200Hz
- Bass control: +/-15dB 2nd Order peaking filter centred at 100Hz
- Symmetrical clipping via LEDs, Asymmetrical via Germanium diode, or no clipping diodes
- Exp. input: TRS cable, 10kΩ to 100kΩ resistance
- Dimensions: 70mm wide, 129mm long, 59mm tall (2.75” wide, 5.1” long, 2.3” tall)