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Pilot Wave™ by Step Audio multiplies the sonic potential of every MIDI-enabled effect. Pilot Wave sequences effects parameters, unleashing hidden pedal potential.


This powerful new controller and patented technology turns any MIDI-enabled pedal into a dynamic, rhythmic musical instrument.


Parameters on audio effect pedals normally don't change until you manually adjust them. Some pedals allow expression controllers to "sweep" knobs up and down.


Pilot Wave takes MIDI-enabled pedals to the next level by accessing every available parameter on hundreds of pedals, then dynamically modifying those parameters in sequences of up to 16 steps.


Pilot Wave works with any MIDI-enabled effect, including Meris Enzo Synth, Meris Hedra, Meris Mercury 7 Reverb, Meris Ottobit Jr., Meris Polymoon Delay, Chase Bliss Blooper, Chase Bliss Brothers, Chase Bliss Condor, Chase Bliss Dark World, Chase Bliss Gravitas, Chase Bliss Mood, Chase Bliss Spectre, Chase Bliss Thermae, Chase Bliss Tonal Recall, Chase Bliss Warped Vinyl, Chase Bliss Wombtone, Strymon TimeLine, Strymon Mobius, Strymon BigSky, Strymon Riverside, Strymon Sunset, Strymon Iridium, Strymon Volante, Eventide H9, Eventide PitchFactor, Eventide TimeFactor, Eventide ModFactor, Eventide Space, Empress Echosystem, Empress Phaser, Empress Reverb, Empress Tremolo2, Hologram Dream Sequence, WMD Geiger Counter Pro, Bondi Art Van Delay, GFI Systems Specular Tempus, Dr. Scientist Atmosphere, Ramble FX Kismet, Line 6 Helix Floor, Line 6 Helix Control, Line 6 Helix Rack, Line 6 Helix LT, Line 6 HX Effects, Line 6 HX Stomp, Line 6 M13 StompBox Modeler, Line 6 M5 StompBox Modeler, Line 6 M9 StompBox Modeler, Line 6 POD HD500X/HD PRO X, Kemper Profiler, EHX Hog2, Moog MF-105M MIDI MuRF, Moog MF-104M Analog Delay, Moog MF-108M Cluster Flux, to name only a few!


Pilot Wave comes ready-to-use with a USB-MIDI Device, 3 different custom MIDI cables, Strymon/Meris (red), Chase Bliss (white), and standard MIDI cable (black).


Presets for popular pedals are uploaded with the Quick Start page.


Pilot Wave is a MIDI Effect Sequencer.


Power supply not included.


Step Audio | Patented Pedals

Pilot Wave | MIDI Effect Sequencer

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