Roland RE-201 Space Echo 117v - Mint, Boxed, All Accessories

An extraordinary find. A virtually unused original US Space Echo, complete with the box plus a full complement...


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An extraordinary find. A virtually unused original US Space Echo, complete with the box plus a full complement of unused accessories.

Video demos below.


Bids close Thurs 17th May 12pm GMT

Send bids by email. Winning bidder only pays £50 more than the next bid. See below for more information on the auction process. Note that for sales within the EU this item will have VAT charged on top of the final sale price.

Buy your 201 from the company who supplied Roland with Space Echoes for their ‘Cause And Effects’ show celebrating 40 years of Boss pedals – read more here.

Sounding excellent and running very well following a full service by our tape echo specialist with various new parts as required, including a new tape. Covered by our guarantee of your satisfaction.

Heads in excellent condition showing no wear.

Accessories included:

  • Original box (good condition)
  • FS-1 foot switch (unused in original bag)
  • Vinyl cover (unused in original bag)
  • Audio lead (unused in original bag)
  • Original manual

CONDITION: Mint. So close to being flawless. Has one tiny ding on the front panel (where the Space Echo wording is). Slight wear on the top tolex visible in some lights.

We’re tape and disc echo specialists with many years’ experience working with and restoring these machines. Our BBC-trained engineer brings our tape delays up to (or better than) factory spec and our testing ensures machines that have superb reliability and – most important – that they sound incredible. Guaranteed to give reliable service and sound superb.

Visit our in-depth Roland tape echo information pages now for everything you need to know about these machines.

REPLACEMENT TAPES: We can supply tried and tested replacement Roland tape loops from us (they are supplied by Echofix). These are the only tapes we recommend for Roland echoes. 

There are currently no operational issues with this machine, but please be aware that these units require looking after and that regular use and maintenance are key to keeping this in good working order.

Some crackle is always possible from pots/switches when not used for a while – this can be cleared with use.

More information below, but here’s a simple audio demo of this machine:

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How the sealed bid auction works:

  • All bids are by email to
  • Bidding closes on Thurs 17th May 12pm GMT.
  • Up to that point you can revise your bid at any time.
  • Buyers in the EU will be charged 20% VAT on the final sale price. All bids submitted are EXCLUDING tax and shipping.
  • The winning bidder will pay no more than £50 above the next highest bid (if the difference is less than £50 they will simply pay their full bid amount).
  • No details of the other bids will be disclosed to any potential bidder while the auction is running.
  • The winning bidder will need to pay shipping on top – please ask if you need an estimate.
  • The winning bidder will be notified by email within 2 hours of the end of the auction.
  • In the event that the winning bidder cannot make payment for the item within 48 hours of the end of the auction we reserve the right to offer the item to the next highest bidder.

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