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.

Friday, September 11, 2015

ColorSound Bass Fuzz

Here is the ColorSound Bass Fuzz for today's #fuzzfriday post. It's pretty much an amputated Big Muff. It's been tuned for bass guitar and has the gain recovery stage removed (for simplicity I suppose... that and the BMP can be just excessively loud). The first gain stage also doesn't have the typical diodes a normal BMP has.




5 comments:

  1. Build this one with bc549b. It's the third fuzz i've build and all those pedals got a "AM radio" strange noise that apears when you stop playin'. Am I doing something wrong?

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    1. Is your build shielded at all? Boxed in an aluminum enclosure?

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    2. Yes. I think that my cheap generic power supply needs a power filter.
      After some research found this issue. I'm starter (5 builds until now) so excuse me for the beginners silly questions.

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    3. Any power filter project in this temple of superb diy projects?

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