Dreadbox Kinematic Compressor and Envelope Filter Effects Pedal

MPN
DBX-KMTC
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SKU
DRE-KINEMATIC
Dreadbox Analog Compressor and Envelope Filter Effects Processor for Guitar, Keyboard or Modular Synthesizer

Dreadbox Kinematic is a VCA-based compressor and envelope filter effect pedal suitable for fretted instruments and synthesizers with a post-diode overdrive circuit and eurorack compatibility.

  • Full analog VCA-based compressor and true 'tone maker'
  • Band boost filter
  • Extreme compression ratio
  • Envelope filter
  • Low pass filter
  • Slow envelope curve
  • Post-diode overdrive circuit
  • Level boost up to +18dB
  • 3 patch points for eurorack modular or other CV-capable synthesizers
 
detail image of Dreadbox Kinematic control panel showing mode selector switch

Mode switch: choose between two main pedal modes

COMP COLOUR position: the pedal acts as a compressor and frequency booster

ENV FILTER position: the pedal acts a 12dB low pass filter with auto-wah

detail image of Dreadbox Kinematic control panel showing FILTER knob

FILTER knob

In COMP COLOUR mode: set level of frequency boost

In ENV FILTER mode: set low pass filter cutoff frequency

detail image of Dreadbox Kinematic control panel showing FILTER knob
detail image of Dreadbox Kinematic control panel showing DRIVE knob

DRIVE knob: set drive amount for post-diode overdrive circuit

detail image of Dreadbox Kinematic control panel showing LEVEL knob

LEVEL knob: set the output level of the effect

detail image of Dreadbox Kinematic control panel showing LEVEL knob
detail image of Dreadbox Kinematic control panel showing ENVELOPE knob

ENVELOPE knob

In COMP COLOUR mode: set compression ratio

In ENV FILTER mode: set auto-wah amount

detail image of Dreadbox Kinematic control panel showing control voltage connections

FILTER CV input: set filter cutoff frequency

LEVEL CV input: set the output level of the effect

EG OUT CV output: control voltage output from auto-wah envelope filter level

detail image of Dreadbox Kinematic control panel showing control voltage connections
More Information
SKU DRE-KINEMATIC
MPN DBX-KMTC
Manufacturer Dreadbox
Condition New
Effects VCA compressor and frequency booster
Envelope filter: low pass filter with auto-wah
Post-diode overdrive circuit
Audio Inputs 1/4" mono input
Audio Outputs 1/4" mono output
Pedal Switches CMOS bypass on/off soft-touch stomp switch
Control Connections FILTER 1/8" CV input: set filter cutoff frequency
LEVEL 1/4" CV input: set the output level of the effect
EG OUT 1/8" CV output: control voltage output from auto-wah envelope filter level
Power Adaptor 9VDC Boss style center pin negative 2.1mm (sold separately)
Width 3.94"
Depth 5.51"
Height 1.97"
Product Weight 1.16 lb
Unique Features Extreme compression ratio
Level boost up to +18dB
3 patch points for eurorack modular or other CV-capable synthesizers

Dreadbox Limited Warranty

Dreadbox products come with a one (1) year limited warranty.

A proof of purchase is necessary when the warranty claim is made. Malfunctions resulting from improper power supply voltages, backward or faulty cable connection, abuse of the product or any other causes determined by Dreadbox to be the fault of the user, are not covered by warranty (normal service rates will be applied). All defective products will be replaced or repaired at the discretion of Dreadbox. Products must be returned directly to Dreadbox with the customer paying the shipping costs. Dreadbox implies and accepts no responsibility for harm to a person or apparatus through the operation of this product.

  • Ground shipping is FREE for all orders $99 and up.
  • Our central, midwest location ensures fast delivery times.
  • See below for transit day estimates. Please note, these are estimates and are not guaranteed.

Generally, package estimated transit days are as follows:

  • Upper Midwest: 1-3 days
  • Central US, South East US, and East Coast: 2-4 days
  • West Central US: 3-5 days
  • West Coast: 4-6 days
  • Alaska & Hawaii: 7+ days
All transit times are based in business days. Please allow 7-10 business days for most freight shipments. Business days are Monday through Friday and do not include public holidays and weekends (Saturday/Sunday.) For questions regarding estimates to your specific location, please contact us at [email protected] or 800-783-3368.

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