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Manual Flanger

Here’s an old Cutec flanger which was modified to add a bypass switch for the LFO. This means instead of the swooshing sound the toggle switch allows you to stop the sweep wherever you’d like. It gives all sorts of … Continue reading

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Small Stone modifications

So I’m sure most of my readers are off preparing for a show since it’s a Friday evening, but I’m going to start offering free mod giveaways through this blog. I like to test my new modifications on as many … Continue reading

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Mini-Monster Face Organ

This is a hand held noise maker which is a smaller version of the Monster Face Organ posted a few months back. Same sound but with only 5 user selectable frequencies. Limited runs will be available at $80 each. .

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Metatron Sample-Hold Filter

So if you saw the previous entry you may be wondering what the pedal looks like and get some more details on it. The one pictured above is the first completed prototype that will be for sale. The final controls … Continue reading

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Metatron Sample-Hold Filter

The Metatron is a project I’ve been working on for years but never had time to complete. In the video I am using a nearly completed version of the most recent prototype. The pedal is based on the Maestro Filter … Continue reading

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MIDI Mouse jack relocation

Here a second pair of MIDI and power jacks were installed. This allows for every square inch of pedalboard real estate to be used efficiently without needing to change the orientation of the pedal..

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Dan Armstrong Purple Peaker Rehousing

These devices are certainly unique but the fact that they mount directly to your instrument isn’t acceptable for many guitarists. Here is a rehousing with the addition of a DC jack and a volume control. The layout allows room for … Continue reading

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Fuzz prototype update

In an effort to improve the 8-Bit fuzz (and possibly make it Bass guitar friendly) I started working on this prototype. The knobs are as follow: thickness selector, gain, input bias, – cut, + cut, feedback recovery, volume, and a … Continue reading

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Napkin rehousing project

After speaking with a client he requested that his tone generator be rehoused from its cigar box into a steel napkin dispenser. The difficult part was fitting everything into a smaller face while clearing the internal springs of the napkin … Continue reading

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Blue Microphones Icicle rehousing

Here’s a quick rehousing to fix a few issues with the Blue Icicle, an XLR to USB adapter. This rehousing puts the jacks at the back and controls on front which is important for keeping cables under control. The mic … Continue reading

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