What is the best new hardware effects unit of 2017?

Doing all of your processing in the box is fine, but taking your audio out for a trip into the real world can be extremely rewarding. Yep, hardware effects processing is alive and well, as evidenced by the wide range of products that’s being released to do it.

The boxes of delights listed below can do all kinds of wild and crazy things to your sounds; all you have to do is let us know which one you think deserves to walk off with the ‘best of the year’ gong by putting a click in a box.

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