Electro Harmonix

Electro Harmonix Battalion Bass Preamp+DI Bass Effects Pedal



The Electro-Harmonix Battalion Bass Preamp and DI is a compact, flexible pedal that delivers powerful tone shaping capabilities in a rugged pedalboard-friendly package. Battalion is loaded with features that will appeal to tone-conscious bass players and includes a four-band equalizer, fully-featured MOSFET distortion section with three signal path options, a compressor, a noise gate and comprehensive I/O.


Four-band EQ tailored specifically for bass guitar
Controls for Bass (below 200Hz), Lo Mid (boost/cut at 280Hz Mid (boost/cut at 750Hz) and Treble (boost/cut above 2kHz)
Distortion section features Level, Blend, Drive and Tone controls plus a dedicated footswitch
Three signal flow modes yield unique tonal variations.
Pre-EQ, distortion comes before EQ. Post-EQ, distortion comes after EQ and Dry EQ, only the dry signal mixed in with the Blend control is affected by the EQ
Compressor with dedicated pushbutton, amount control and LED adds thump and sustain to your bass sound
Noise Gate with adjustable threshold control eliminates noise and hum while preserving your attack and original tone
Flexible I/O allows the Battalion to fit perfectly in any bass rig or application
1/4 in. input jack includes switchable 10dB pad
Includes a headphone ready 1/4 in. output jack plus a hardwired 1/4 in. dry output jack
Balanced XLR output for use as a DI. The DI features dedicated level, bypass and ground lift controls
The Battalion features all-analog circuitry and comes with an EHX9.6DC-200mA AC adapter