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Re: RC-20 review

Has anyone tried out the other Boss ‘twin’ petals. I was thinking about 
EQ one as you can have a few presets saved.

>From: Darrell Havard <darrell367@earthlink.net>
>Reply-To: Loopers-Delight@loopers-delight.com
>To: <Loopers-Delight@loopers-delight.com>
>Subject: Re: RC-20 review
>Date: Tue, 30 Apr 2002 23:15:55 +0800
>on 4/16/02 11:50 PM, Reid, Benjamin at BReid@about-inc.com wrote:
>I get the impression not a lot of other people use the Boss RC-20. I got 
>primarily because it's Boss, had long loops, and was affordable. Are there
>other RC-20 users on the list? Seems like the EDP and Repeater are most
>On the whole I like the pedal, esp for the price point (225 used) Things I
>see holding it back:
>+ No midi synch. This seems so easy I can't explain why it's not on there.
>+ Limited time stretch.
>+ Also seems to be a minimum loop time (I might not have learned this
>properly yet) which won't allow you to get lower than 1 second. I was 
>to make sub-second/stuttering loops.
>Anyone else have similar experiences or opinions on the pedal?
>I love my rc-20, although it's the first looping device I've ever used.  I
>store breakbeats in most of the banks to get an even cut loop.  I'm
>beginning to wish I had something that would make playing with a drummer
>easier though.  In short, it's great for storing stuff on and then looping
>over that, especially for the money,  but if you want to do stuff on the
>fly, it ain't that great.

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