Multi-Head Drum Echo
When we decided to revive one of the finest magnetic echo-delay machines ever built, we knew it will be everything but an easy task. Months of research, in-depth study, development and fine tuning were needed to bring it back in all its fame.
Boonarô is an effects pedal precisely designed to deliver sound and feel of the legendary Binson Echorec, a multi-tap magnetic drum echo unit. Everything is in there and more: from thick, juicy tube tone, glorious multi-dimensional echo repeats melted with haunting reverb decays, variable delay time up to a full second and separate playback heads switching system to an amazing and distinctive external looks dominated by a gold finish and green pulsating "magic-eye" level indicator, all packed in an incredibly compact stompbox form.
Boonar shares the same analog signal path as original Echorec but we used high voltage driven FETs as tube emulators and replaced magnetic memory drum with a DSP unit. We developed a special DSP code that faithfully replicates all the characteristics of the actual Binson memory system that we named a virtual magnetic drum.
Reveal an authentic Binson sound and enjoy in magical echoes of the past!
"The Boonar will be hard to beat and with the small footprint in mind, the full set of controls and more than convincing tone, you donít need to look any further for the full Live at Pompeii and Dark Side of the Moon experience."
Dawner Prince Boonar Gilmourish Review
"An endlessly fascinating, occasionally unpredictable and always beautiful sounding digital simulation of the classic Binson Echorec, which comes with David Gilmour's seal of approval."
The Guitar Magazine Boonar Review