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|5/9/2000 10:01 PM|
||More on 2-knob Tone Benders|
Interesting that the Sola Sound MkII has three transistors - sounds like it's very similar to a Marshall Supa Fuzz.
Anyone else seen Jacques Stompboxes ?
On the Italian pedals page he has pics of a 2-knob Vox TB with three transistors, not two... same thing?
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|5/9/2000 10:10 PM|
||Sorry - linked to the wrong page|
Slight correction - it's here:
Vox Tone Bender
|5/9/2000 10:11 PM|
||Re: More on 2-knob Tone Benders|
These things are probably almost all the same. Remember the Fuzz Face was a very popular type of circuit. Look at R.G.'s write up about the Fuzz Face. There's a bunch of pedals that are very similar.
The 3 transistor 2 knob Mark II is basically a germanium Fuzz Face with 1 extra transistor in front. Almost exactly like the silicon Rocket on my site.
Yeah, the biasing is different, but it's still a Fuzz Face.
Now that I think about it, 1 extra transistor and the Hornet can easily be a Tone Bender.
|5/10/2000 12:51 AM|
The component layout is identical to the Marshall Supa Fuzz. Let me get the values of the resistors and caps and we should be able to make a hybrid schematic that includes both.
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