The Pill Pedal Stereo
The Pill Pedal Stereo


Regular price 375.00 USD Pre-order. Shipped on June 28th 2023
Shipping: 15 USD

The Pill - Stereo Analog Ducking Effect Pedal. Preorder. Shipped in July 2023.
Priority Shipping w/ Tracking Number
WORLDWIDE SHIPPING: 15 USD. Shipped from Switzerland.

The Pill is a Sidechain Compression Pedal made in Europe. It brings a music production effect to the live stage.
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Feautures & Specs

Also check my FAQ page for more informations.

Audio Inputs

  • 2x Mono ¼ Jack
  • 1x Mono ¼ Jack

Trigger Inputs

  • 1x Mono ¼ jack for audio trigger
  • 1x Mono ⅛ Jack for CV/Gate Trigger
  • Can be used simultaniously
  • 1x Mono ¼ Jack for both Audio and CV/Gate Trigger.
  • Selectable with internal switch

Audio Outputs

  • 2x Mono ¼ Jack
  • 1x Mono ¼ Jack

Trigger thru

  • true thru Mono ¼ output Jack
  • None. But you can just split the trigger signal with a Y-splitter cable before plug in to The Pill Pedal.


  • 119.5 x 94 x 38 mm (Hammond 1590BB)
  • 112.5 x 60.5 x 31 mm (Hammond 1590B)


  • True bypass with silent softtouch footswitch (operated by a relay)
  • Buffered bypass (completely silent switching)
  • Selectable with internal switch


  • Standard Boss type 9-12V DC (center negative). No batteries.

...but most importantly

  • Analog. No digits in here!
  • Flexible input levels (from guitars/mics to studio line-levels) due to a unique, minimalistic audio path
  • Musical and best sounding audio compression due to passive, optical signal ducking
  • Crucial parts are hand-selected, measured and matched by audition by a musician
  • High quality components, selected over years by A/B tests
  • Each pedal is calibrated by ear
  • Die-Cast Aluminium Enclosure, made by Hammond
  • Durable powder coating and lasting UV-Print
  • Designed in Berlin, handmade in Switzerland
  • Carbon neutral shipping with recycled boxing materials

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Payment methods

I accept payments via credit card, paypal, and bank wire transfer (please ask for my bank info details).

VAT & Import costs

All prices are written without VAT. If your shipping address is outside Switzerland, you will have to pay your countries VAT (import charches) when receiving your package.

As usual , import costs and fees are in the responsibilty of the receiver of the goods. Check your countries custom fees. Usually it’s the VAT.

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30-days money-back guarantee

*Only applies to online store purchases!

If within 30 days of receiving your product(s) for some reason you are not satisfied and wish to return the product(s) back to me, please e-mail me at; I will issue you a full refund minus shipping costs.

To be eligible for a return, your item must be in the same condition that you received it.

Buyer assumes cancellation return shipping costs.



Worldwide shipping: 15 USD

All products are shipped from their origin country, Switzerland. Worldwide priority shipping w/ tracking number and insurance. Shipped by Swiss Post.

Depending where you live, shipping needs around 2-7 business days (not guaranteed but mostly the case).  


I offer a warranty of 5 years for The Pill Pedal.

The warranty covers problems related to the function or operation of the pedals due to faulty parts and/or problems related to workmanship.

Client assumes shipping costs to and from my workshop.

I do not cover things such as broken knobs, pots and jacks due to abuse.

I will, though, repair problems that do not fall within warranty for labour, parts + shipping costs.

If you have a non-working pedal, please read the FAQ page first and if you can’t find the solution there, please contact me and we’ll take it from there.


Damaged / faulty products

So far it never happened.

But if upon order arrival you receive faulty / damaged product(s), please email me at and I will ship a replacement or fix the issue for free.

I will reimburse the return shipping costs you will initially pay so make sure to keep the receipt.