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Boss TR-2/Super
Boss TR-2/Super

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9/15/21: BOSS HAS CHANGED TO SURFACE MOUNT MANUFACTURING IN MALAYSIA ON THE TR-2 - PLEASE CLICK ON THE PICTURE AND GO TO PIC 2 FOR EXPLANATION. We can not modify TR-2's made in Malaysia. If you can get one into your cart you can buy it - if not we are sold out.
You can send us your TR-2, use our mod form if you already have one.
Our Price: $195.00

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Product Code: AM-BOSS-TR-2-SUPER


Add a Patch Cord:
12" switchcraft soldered pancake type patch cord $17 [Add $17.00]

Add a Patch Cord:
6" switchcraft soldered pancake type patch cord $15 [Add $15.00]

Add a knob:
Add external VOLUME knob $25 [Add $25.00]Instead of adding an internal VOL trimpot, we put a knob on the pedal.
Guitar cables

Add a CBI Ultimate 15 foot Guitar Cable $26 [Add $26.00]Add a great sounding 15 foot long guitar cable, black with straight metal soldered Neutrik ends.
Power Cables for your existing multi-power supply

18" Power Cable for PP2 (one straight and one 90 degree end, unless specified in comments) $3.99 [Add $3.99]Does not work with our $15 Boss type power supplies, has 2 male ends for use with multi-outlet supplies like Voodoo Labs, etc

Extra 36" power Cable for PP2 with one 90 degree end $4.99 [Add $4.99]Does not work with our $15 Boss style power supplies, has 2 male ends for use with Voodoo Labs etc

Add Superbright LED:
Standard LED - $0
Green $10 [Add $10.00]
Orange $10 [Add $10.00]
Red $10 [Add $10.00]
Yellow $10 [Add $10.00]
Guitar cables

Add a guitar cable:
Add a CBI Ultimate 10 foot Guitar Cable $25 [Add $25.00]
Optional power supplies

Add a Power Supply:
US 120V 9vDC $15 [Add $15.00]- This is a normal 9V Boss type external power supply/adaptor for USA use with 120V AC wall power.

Add a Power Supply:
Euro 240V $15 [Add $15.00]- this is an external power supply/adaptor for use with 220/240V AC to make 9Vdc for the pedal.

Add a Power Supply:
UK 240V $15 [Add $15.00]- this is an external power supply/adapter for use with UK (3 prong) 220/240V AC to make 9Vdc for the pedal.

The new TR-2's are no longer modifiable.
Mike Hermans demos the Analog Man modified Boss TR-2/Super
John Leventhal is awesome, hear the tremolo at the beginning, talks about it at 32:00

BOSS TR-2 Tremolo mods

2024: We found a few new old stock TR-2 that we can modify! If you can add to cart, we have one for you.

If your tremolo sounds weak, we have come up with a mod to improve the tone and make it stronger too. Stock, they lose some volume and tone when ON. We have tweaked it to sound just like the tremolo in my '66 Fender Deluxe Reverb amp. This mod changes out many of the cheap components and replaces them with better sounding components too, like our SILVER mod. The mod is $45 and is now on the mod form.

We now put a small TRIM POT inside the pedal so you can set the exact volume you want when the pedal is ON. We set it (and mark it) to the same volume ON and OFF, you can bump it up even more if you want the tremolo to stand out. This mod does not increase the hiss like most other TR-2 mods.

We got this note from a customer who bought every tremolo on the market (price is no object) and liked the stock TR-2 quite well, deciding to send it to us for some finishing :

The TR-2 arrived on Saturday and I cannot stop playing it! It sounds better than the "boutique trems" and is so much quieter, richer, fuller than the stock pedal-definitely a keeper! And it will be on its way to Bob Bradshaw by weeks end for inclusion in my rack system which I hope to receive sometime this century.

We now sell brand new TR-2 pedals with our SUPER mod or we can Modify your pedal.

Dan Auerbach from the Black Keys got our TR2/super several years ago and it was still on his board in 2010.

I found out that Brent Mason is using our TR/2 Super when he put out an awesome video in 2011: BRENT MASON Recording Guitar and showed it on his board. Brent said Analog Man does a great mod on it, really makes it sound like an old tube type tremolo. I recommend getting this video.

You may have heard of a "C4 mod" - that by removing C4 from the circuit, the pedal is louder and sounds better. We have never changed C4, but finally got curious. On a new TR-2 we put the capacitor on a toggle switch so we could switch it in and out while playing. It made no difference at all, at any setting. It's what we call a "placebo mod". That cap is in there to stabilize the tremolo pulses coming from the LFO, so not a good idea to remove it.


We can put an external VOLUME knob on the TR-2 below the DEPTH knob instead of the internal trimpot, if you want to be able to adjust it easily or use it as a boost.

Mod your pedal

See analogman.com for more info. Use our mod form if you already have a pedal to send in for the mod.

In about 2021 the TR-2 became an SMT pedal which we cannot modify. The older ones have metal on all 4 sides of the power jack, and is made in Taiwan.

Average Customer Review: Average Customer Review: 5 of 5 5 of 5 Total Reviews: 7 Write a review.

  0 of 0 people found the following review helpful:
5 of 5 Wonderful tremolo October 15, 2021
Reviewer: Kip from NY  
The Analog.Man TR-2 Super Trem sounds and feels fantastic as expected.   Sounds perfect from subtle barely-there to full on helicopter chop, and everything in between.  I was always fond of the TR-2, and I've owned it twice before this.  This modded version just pushes it over the top.  Grab one while you can!

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  1 of 1 people found the following review helpful:
5 of 5 Boss Tremolo TR-2 Super Mod March 19, 2018
Reviewer: Seth Affoumado from San Rafael, CA United States  
Can't say enough great things about this pedal! I am an avid supporter of Analog.Man's work! He really knows tone and how to get the most out of the circuit! Right on Mike! Love this pedal!

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  0 of 0 people found the following review helpful:
5 of 5 TR-2 Remelo September 26, 2013
Reviewer: Patrick MacNealy from Yelm, WA United States  
Sounds fantastic, very smoothe.  When you need a tremelo you want it to sound good and this sounds great.

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  2 of 2 people found the following review helpful:
5 of 5 None better! November 6, 2012
Reviewer: Anonymous Person from Park Ridge, IL United States  
After spending a few weeks trying out all sorts of trem pedals at local shops, looking for a high-end trem pedal, I was suprised to find that I really liked the stock Boss TR-2 over the much more expensive options. Knowing that Analogman can turn a good pedal into a great one, I took the plunge. Honestly, I don't think anybody could find a more vintage sounding trem pedal than an Analogman modified TR-2.

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  0 of 0 people found the following review helpful:
5 of 5 TR-2 Super Tremelo May 29, 2011
Reviewer: Russell Jones from Brookvale, nsw Australia  
Every bit worth the wait. Rich warm texture that adds real depth and character to my tele and modded blues junior. Mmm, what next?

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