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DL-8 (discontinued)


MSRP $219.95
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The HardWire DL-8 Delay/Looper is a true delay powerhouse in a single stompbox footprint. Augment your performances with a rich and diverse palette of delays including Reverse, Modulated, Analog, Slapback, Lo Fi, and Tape.  Dial in from an impressive delay range (from 15 milliseconds to 8 seconds) or Loop in true stereo for up to 20 seconds.  And the built-in Tap Tempo function and Tails on/off switch feature will make the DL-8 at home on any pedalboard.  As with all HardWire pedals, the DL-8 is crafted from premium all-metal components to perform night after night, tour after tour.

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HardWire DL-8 Delay/Looper Demo


Delay Types

  • Digital
    • 0.5 Seconds - 15 ms to 500 ms (milliseconds)
    • 1 Second - 500 ms to 1 sec
    • 2 Seconds - 1 sec to 2 sec
    • 8 Seconds - 2 sec to 8 sec
  • Reverse
  • Modulated - chorused delay
  • Analog - vintage bucket brigade analog delay
  • Slapback - 80 ms to 150 ms
  • LoFi - low-fidelity delay with limited bandwidth
  • Tape - classic tube tape echo
  • Loop - create infinite stereo loops up to 20 seconds

Tails On/Off Switch - When on, delay tails are not cut off when bypassed

Tap Tempo

True Stereo I/O

True Bypass circuitry preserves your tone in bypass

Constant High-Voltage operation for uncompromised signal quality

HardWire Pedals include the following stage accessories

  • Stomplock™ knob guard locks your tone in place and prevent tampering or accidental knob adjustments onstage
  • Pedal Switch Glow Sticker helps you locate the pedal in adverse stage lighting
  • Custom-cut Hook and Loop Pedalboard Pad to attach and lock your pedals to your pedalboard



Input Separate Left and Right ┬╝" Unbalanced (Tip-Sleeve)
Input Impedance 1 MOhms (stereo), 500 kOhms (mono) -- effect on
Output Separate Left and Right ┬╝" Unbalanced (Tip-Sleeve)
Output Impedance 1 kOhm -- effect on
Controls Level, Repeats, Time, Delay Type knobs
Switches On/Off foot switch
Power Supply 9 VDC, 610mW consumption, 70mA draw
Battery Type Single 9 VDC
Battery Life 5.25 hours
Power Supply (US and Canada) 120 VAC, 60 Hz Adapter: PS200R - 120
Power Supply (Japan) 100 VAC, 50/60 Hz Adapter: PS200R - 100
Power Supply (Europe) 230 VAC, 50 Hz Adapter: PS200R - 230
Power Supply (UK) 240 VAC, 50 Hz Adapter: PS200R - 240
Dimensions 3.5" Width x 5.5" Length x 2.25" Height
Unit Weight 1.3 lbs


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DL-8 (discontinued)


MSRP $219.95
Save $60.01!


Also available from worldwide distributors.