Crash Pad Electronic Crash Drum

EHX’s rich history was marked by many revolutionary pedals but one of our most distinctive lines was a group of analog drum synthesizers that included the Crash Pad.

Like the original from 1980, the new Crash Pad can create an array of drum sounds and other-worldly oscillation sweeps, as well as process external sounds thru its resonant filter. Plus, it’s been updated to respond to expression pedal/CV input for external control over the filter in real-time.


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Quick Specs
- Creates a range of percussive sounds from cymbals, snares and hi hats to   oscillation sweeps
- Triggers via the on-board pushbutton, an external (non-MIDI) drum pad and   most clock generators
- Process external sounds thru the resonant filter + EXP/CV input for real-time   filter control
- Rugged, die-cast chassis, supplied with an EHX9.6DC-200 PSU, also accepts a   9V battery
- Works great with the EHX Clockworks Rhythm Generator/Synthesizer, 8 Step   Program Analog Expression/CV Sequencer and other similar devices
- Dimensions in inches: 4.0 (w) x 4.75 (l) x 2.25 (h)
- Dimensions in mm: 102 (w) x 121 (l) x 89 (h)
From the Blog
Posted 10/23/2015

Go for a spin on the Crash Pad and Super Space Drum. These newly reissued analog drum synths are faithful to the sound and vibe of the original 1970's pedals while featuring fresh updates.

Crash Pad
EHX’s rich history was marked by many revolutionary pedals but one of our most distinctive lines was a group of analog drum synthesizers that included the Crash Pad. Like the original from 1980, the new Crash Pad can create an array of drum sounds and other-worldly oscillation sweeps, as well as process external sounds thru its resonant filter. Plus, it’s been updated to respond to expression pedal/CV input for external control over the filter in real-time.



Super Space Drum
A faithful reissue of the cult-classic released in 1979, the Super Space Drum uses analog synthesis techniques to create mind-blowing sounds ranging from deep kicks to high toms to sci-fi drums. Trigger it from the built-in pushbutton or an external (non-MIDI) electronic drum pad. Pass external sounds through the gated amplifier via the aux input. The Super Space Drum lets you create, control and manipulate a stunning array of synthesized sounds.



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