Overview BOSS celebrates the 10th anniversary of the LoopStation with an exciting new lineup of RC-series loopers! First out of the gate is the RC-30, a Twin Pedal multitrack looper with two synchronized stereo tracks and built-in loop effects. Plug in your instrument of choice, or even a microphone; an XLR input is provided, complete with phantom power. Record for up to three hours direct to internal memory, adding effects as you go. The USB 2.0 port lets you save your loops externally, and import/export WAV files. Twin Pedal multitrack looper with true stereo I/O Two synchronized stereo tracks with dedicated volume faders and track-select buttons Massive internal memory with up to three hours of stereo recording time 99 onboard memory phrases for storing loops Built-in effects for processing loops Multiple inputs: 1/4" A and B input jacks, stereo 1/8" mini AUX input jack, XLR input jack with phantom power USB 2.0 port allows you to connect to a PC and import/export WAV audio Rhythm guide with real drums Runs on batteries or optional AC power supply
Specifications Nominal Input Level: MIC IN: -40 dBu (variable); INST IN: -20 dBu; AUX IN: -10 dBu Input Impedance: MIC IN: 4 k ohms; INST IN: 1 M ohm; AUX IN: 22 k ohms Nominal Output Level: -20 dBu Output Impedance: 1 k ohm Recommended Load Impedance: 10 k ohms or greater Recording/Playback: Maximum Recording Time: Approximately 3 hours; Maximum Phrase Memory: 99 phrases; Number of tracks: 2; Data Format: WAV (44.1 kHz, 16-bit linear, stereo) Rhythm Type: Hi-Hat, Kick & Hi-Hat, Rock 1, Rock 2, Pop, Funk, Shuffle, R&B, Latin, Percussion Effect Type: BEND DOWN, STEP PHASER, SWEEP FILTER, TEMPO DELAY, Lo-Fi USB Interface: Hi-Speed USB mass storage device class Controls: REC/PLAY/OVERDUB pedal switch, STOP/TAP TEMPO pedal switch, MIC INPUT LEVEL knob, MEMORY DOWN button, MEMORY UP button, MEMORY WRITE button, MEMORY DELETE button, RHYTHM OUTPUT LEVEL knob, RHYTHM ON/OFF button, RHYTHM TYPE button, RHYTHM TAP TEMPO button, TRACK 1 slider, TRACK 1 SELECT button, TRACK 2 slider, TRACK 2 SELECT button, LOOP FX ON/OFF, LOOP FX TYPE button, PHANTOM switch Indicators: POWER indicator, REC/PLAY (DUB) indicators, PEAK indicator, TRACK 1 STATUS indicator, TRACK 2 STATUS indicator, BEND DOWN indicator, STEP PHASER indicator, SWEEP FILTER indicator, TEMPO DELAY indicator, Lo-Fi indicator Display: 7 segments, 2 characters (LED) Connectors: MIC IN Jack: XLR type (balanced/phantom power: DC 48 V, 10 mA),; INST IN Jacks (L/MONO, R): 1/4" phone type,; AUX IN Jack: Stereo miniature phone type,; OUTPUT Jacks (L/MONO, R): 1/4" phone type,; FOOT SW Jack: 1/4" TRS phone type,; USB Connector,; DC IN Jack (DC 9 V) Power Supply: DC 9 V: Alkaline (AA, LR6) or Carbon-zinc battery (AA, R6) x 6, ; AC Adaptor (PSA series: sold separately); * Rechargeable Ni-MH batteries cannot be used. Current Draw: Maximum 195 mA (DC 9 V) Expected battery life under continuous use: Alkaline battery (AA, LR6): Approx. 7.5 hours; Carbon-zinc battery (AA, R6): Approx. 1.5 hours; These figures will vary depending on the actual conditions of use. Included Accessories: Owner’s Manual, Leaflet ("USING THE UNIT SAFELY," "IMPORTANT NOTES," and "Information"), Alkaline battery (AA, LR6) x 6 Options (sold separately): AC Adaptor (PSA series), Footswitch (FS-5U, FS-6) Width: 173 mm; 6-13/16 inches Depth: 158 mm; 6-1/4 inches Height: 57 mm; 2-1/4 inches Weight: 1.2 kg; 2 lbs. 11 oz.