Dr Scientist - The Elements Overdrive/Distortion

Steve's Code: 28507

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
Additional Specs
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)