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Trace Elliot Transit B Bass Preamp And Effects Unit

  • Our Price
  • $329.99
  • Regular price MSRP: $429.99


Tone Up Your Tone With The Trace Elliot Transit B Bass Preamp And Effects Unit

The Transit B pedal is a professional grade preamp for the discerning bassist. Built-in tools for tone shaping like Pre-shape, 5 band semi-parametric EQ and dual band Compressor are easy to use and easy to tweak on the fly. Features like Drive with blend control and built-in bass enhancement add to the tonal options available. The back-lit control panel becomes the chromatic tuner for accurate tuning. Built-in Pre and Post XLR balanced output, dry output and headphone output give the user the ins and outs they need.

  • Color coordinated backlit controls
  • Passive/Active switch
  • Pre-shape switch for the classic Trace Elliot EQ curve
  • Drive control with blend knob, footswitchable
  • 5 band semi-parametric EQ with defeat switch
  • Dual band compressor with defeat switch
  • Mute/Tune switch
  • Built-in chromatic tuner
  • Input Gain and Output Level controls
  • Line level, instrument level and dry outputs
  • Pre and Post balanced XLR outputs with Ground Lift
  • Aux input
  • Phones output

Nominal INPUT Level:

  • PASSIVE = -1.41 dBV
  • ACTIVE = 4.60 dBV

Maximum INPUT Level:

  • PASSIVE = 4.60 dBV
  • ACTIVE = 10.9 dBV

Input Impedance:

  • PASSIVE = 500k Ohms
  • ACTIVE = 44k Ohms

Nominal Dry Out Level:

  • 0.00 dBV

Nominal INST Output Level:

  • -10 dBV

INST Output Impedance:

  • 1k Ohms

Nominal LINE OUTPUT Level:

  • 1.78 dBV (+4 dBu)

LINE OUTPUT Impedance:

  • 1k Ohms

Nominal D.I. PRE Level:

  • 1.78 dBV (+4 dBu)

Nominal D.I. POST Level:

  • 1.78 dBV (+4 dBu)


  • BASS = +/- 15 dB @ 117 Hz; Q = 0.91
  • LO-MID = +/- 15 dB @ 279 Hz; Q = 0.89
  • MID = +/- 15 dB @ 664 Hz; Q = 0.88
  • HI-MID = +/- 15 dB @ 1.73 kHz; Q = 0.74
  • TREBLE = +/- 15 dB @ 4.95 kHz; Q = 0.73

AUX IN Level:

  • Nominal = 1.78 dBV (+4 dBu)
  • AUX IN input impedance = 10k Ohms

PHONES Output Level:

  • Minimum load impedance = 4 Ohms
  • Maximum output power at minimum load = 500 mW (rms) 


  • Two-band compressor with crossover point at 333 Hz and option to place the compressor either before or after the EQUALISATION controls in the signal chain.


  • Special valve-emulated overdrive circuit with 50% dry vs. distorted mix when BLEND is set to 12 o’clock.


  • The classic and proprietary Trace Elliot bass EQ curve.

Power Supply (included):

  • 9V DC (negative tip) @ 900 mA

Manufacturer: Peavey
Model: 03615880
Warranty: See manufacturer website for details
SKU: I451685-N-1-B
UPC: 014367655155

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