In this post you’ll learn all the steps to solder all your effect pedal kits and electronic projects, from how to choose the appropriate soldering iron to what solder wire to use to make easy and resistant joints.
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Did you get one of our diy effect pedal kits and need help to read resistor values? Then keep reading! This is one of the most important skills to anyone interested into electronics and effect pedal building, and in this post we’ll explain step by step how to read the value of the resistors we send with our effect pedal […]
Dive in and learn why the TubeScreamer TS808 is the king of the overdrives! In this post we cover the history, different versions and circuit analysis of this charismatic pedal.
Learn about the origins of the most used phase effect pedal ever: history, circuit analysis, sound demos and much more!
There’s a lot of controversy about the perfect effect pedal order in your pedalboard but… how should you set up your pedals for a killer tone? Keep reading!
Having troubles reading capacitor values? In this tutorial we cover step by step how to read the value of electrolytic, ceramic and polyester capacitors
Have you ever wonder how a pedal like the MXR Phase 90 produces these wavy sounds? This post explains in detail the mechanism behind this characteristic effect
Ever wondered why there are so many different types of switches? Why choose an SPDT, 3PDT or a DPDT, and what does that even mean? In this post we explore how each kind of switch works and what sets them apart internally.
Do you want to be able to make your own circuits with switches, like a True Bypass or a low-pass filter with different capacitors? Keep reading and learn how in this post
How does a delay pedal work? Should I go analog or digital? If you’ve ever asked yourself any of this, keep reading to learn a bit more about delay pedals.