Percussion Pad

A Compact, Affordable Percussion Pad for Hand or Drum Sticks


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A Compact, Affordable Percussion Pad for Hand or Drum Sticks

Whether you're looking to easily add electronic percussion to your live performances or program natural-sounding rhythm tracks in the studio, the affordable SPD-6 Percussion Pad is the way to go. This compact and easy-to-use six-pad controller features hand and drum stick compatibility and 113 high-quality onboard sounds. The SPD-6 also serves as a super-affordable way to program MIDI rhythm tracks. Just send the MIDI Out to an external sequencer and start playing the SPD-6 by hand or using drum sticks. You can even connect the SPD-6 to an external MIDI module, such as a BOSS SP-Series sampler, for dynamic triggering of sounds and phrases.

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  • - Compact, easy-to-use electronic percussion controller with 6 individual pads
  • - Playable by hand or drum sticks thanks to convenient toggle switch
  • - 113 onboard sounds—acoustic and electronic drums, hand percussion instruments, sound effects and more
  • - MIDI Out for triggering other sound sources or connecting to external sequencer
  • - Two footswitch inputs; optional battery power

Play it by hand or with sticks

Thanks to its Sensitivity Selection switch, the SPD-6 can be played by hand or using drum sticks. Its compact and easy-to-use design makes it a great choice not only for drummers, but for anyone who wants to add 113 high-quality drum sounds to their music. A total of 16 Preset and 16 User Patches are provided, which can be played using the six rubber pads.

Compact design with room to grow

By connecting two optional footswitches, you can turn the SPD-6 into a super compact and portable electronic drum kit. It even works as a MIDI controller and sound module! Best of all, the SPD-6 can run on AC or battery power, so you can take it anywhere. There's never been an easier way to bring electronic percussion into your music.

Max. Polyphony
6 voices
Number of Instruments
Internal Memory
Preset: 16, User: 16
Number of Pads
OUTPUT 1 (PHONES) / OUTPUT 2 (MONO), Pedal SW 1/2 (for DP-2, FS-5U) for Kick/Hi-Hat control, MIDI OUT, AC Adaptor
SENS, POWER, BANK x4, NUMBER x4, Volume Control Knob
Power Supply
DC 9V dry battery (AA type x6) or AC Adaptor(BOSS PSA Series)
Current Draw
MIDI cable, Battery AA Type x6
PSA-Series AC Adaptor(BOSS)

Size and Weight

Width (W)
318 mm12-9/16 inches
Depth (D)
241 mm9-1/2 inches
Height (H)
67 mm2-11/16 inches
1.6 kg3 lbs. 9 oz.

* Weight: incl. Batteries

All specifications and appearances are subject to change.


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