Disaster Area – Midibox
MIDI interface converts standard 5-pin MIDI to 1/4″ configuration for up to four Chase Bliss, Alexander, Empress, or Meris devices.
Four Control Ports connect to Chase Bliss Audio products using a TRS cable or to Empress / Meris products using a TS cable.
Internal jumpers allow the user to assign each Control Port to output either on the tip (Empress / Meris / Alexander) or ring (Chase Bliss) and to reconfigure at any time.
Equipped with a dedicated hardware MIDI thru connection to allow interfacing with a variety of other MIDI gear.
MID-2019 Update: MIDIBox is now equipped with power and MIDI LEDs. Power LED is lit with 9V is supplied to MIDIBox, MIDI LED lights when MIDI data is sent into MIDIBox MIDI input port.
Chase Bliss Audio: All current pedals. Requires TRS cable to connect OR MJ-CBA cable (set jumper to TIP / EMP)
- Dark World
- Spectre (all versions)
- Tonal Recall (blue and RKM)
- Warped Vinyl Mk1 (supports MIDI clock only)
- Warped Vinyl Mk2 and HiFi
- Wombtone Mk1 (supports MIDI clock only)
- Wombtone Mk2
Alexander Pedals: All Neo Series pedals. Connect with mono / TS cable.
- Colour Theory
- F.13 Neo
- Radical Delay DX
- Sky 5000
- Space Race
- Syntax Error
Empress Effects: Connect with mono / TS cable.
- Tremolo 2
Meris: All current pedals. Connect with mono / TS cable.
- Mercury 7
- Ottobit Jr
Please note that device support also requires a compatible MIDI controller. The MIDIBox is a data converter only, and won’t magically make your controller work with these devices. If you’re not sure about controller support, contact your controller manufacturer