The Boss DS-2 Turbo Distortion offers dual modes to broaden the distortion spectrum, effortlessly transitioning users from blues-rock rhythms to blistering leads with a simple pedal press or knob adjustment. Double the Distortion, Single Price
Nominal Input Level:
-20 dBu
Input Impedance:
1 M ohm
Nominal Output Level:
-20 dBu
Output Impedance:
1 k ohm
Recommended Load Impedance:
10 k ohms or greater
Buffered bypass


TURBO Selector knob
Pedal switch
TONE knob
LEVEL knob
DIST knob
CHECK indicator (Used for indication of check battery)
INPUT jack: 1/4-inch phone type
OUTPUT jack: 1/4-inch phone type
REMOTE jack: 1/4-inch phone type
DC IN jack
Power Supply:
Carbon-zinc battery (9 V, 6F22) or Alkaline battery (9 V, 6LR61)
AC adaptor (PSA series: sold separately)
Current Draw:
15 mA
Expected battery life under continuous use:
Carbon: Approx. 25.5 hours
Alkaline: Approx. 42 hours
* These figures will vary depending on the actual conditions of use.
Leaflet (“USING THE UNIT SAFELY,” “IMPORTANT NOTES,” and “Information”)
Carbon-zinc battery (9 V, 6F22)
Option (sold separately)
AC adaptor (PSA series)
Size and Weight ( incl. battery )
73 mm
2-7/8 inches
129 mm
5-1/8 inches
59 mm
2-3/8 inches
395 g
14 oz
* 0 dBu = 0.775 Vrms
*The specifications are subject to change without notice.