This is a library of perfboard and single-sided PCB effect layouts for guitar and bass. I'm not an electrical engineer by any stretch of the imagination, just a DIY'er who likes drawing layouts. It is meant for the hobbyist (so commercial use of any of these layout is not allowed without permission) and as a way to give back to the online DIY community.

Wednesday, June 17, 2015

Mad Professor Sweet Honey Overdrive

This is a great sounding drive pedal from Mad Professor. Very dynamic and tube-like, the Sweet Honey is a medium gain overdrive that can produce a wide range of tones, from jazz to heavy rock. I've laid the board out for right angle PCB pots mounted from the solder-side of the board, and it should all fit nicely in a 1590B.


11 comments:

  1. I can't hardly hear the difference when I turn the Focus pot around
    anyway, I guess you can mark this one verified dude

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  2. It works. Delivered lm833 instead of op275

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  3. Built this over the weekend. Great sounding OD. Thanks for the layout!

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  4. Hi! Thanks for the layout! Are those weird values really important? Even 2k is impossible to find where I live! Tell me if it would make a big difference if i sub 2k2/2k, 3k3/3k, 2k7/2.61, and 15k(maybe 12k?)/13.7k.

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    1. If it were me building it, I would use those same substitutions. Shouldn't change the sound all that much.

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  5. I did it. Amazing sound. Thanks for the layout

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  6. I don't quite understand how you fit this in a box with the pots laid out the way they are. They all would end up in a line with the volume in the middle using board mounted pots No? It sounds fantastic but having a hard time wrapping my head around the pot layout....unless they're mounted on the components side...? Any help?

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