Chassis Box - YY, Diecast, Slanted, 4.65" x 3.70" x 1.66"
Slanted YY enclosures perfect for fuzz pedals and other vintage style effects. In addition to the classic slant, this enclosure features thick diecast walls and a recessed bottom cover. The four bottom plate cover screws are included. Features
- Vintage style slant
- Flat top-section for mounting controls
- Recessed lid
- Thick diecast construction
¼" Plug - Switchcraft, cable-mount, for thicker cables
Switchcraft 285L ¼” plug for large cables. The 285L features the same spec’s and build quality as the Switchcraft 280 but features a larger cable clamp and a .375" rear hole in the handle. These are great plugs for thicker wires such as speaker cables. Specifications:
- Sleeve, Tip and Body: Nickel-plated copper alloy
- Terminals: Solder lug - Tinned copper alloy
- Handles: Shielded - machined Nickel-plated copper alloy
- Tubular insulator inside handle
Capacitor - Mallory, 400V, 150s, Axial Lead
Mallory axial capacitors rated for 400V. The available values are smaller in size than the 630V versions for builds where less space is available. These are also a great choice for use as guitar tone capacitors over the larger 630V versions. The Type 150 series axial lead metallized polyester non inductive capacitors are available in bulk or on tape and reel for automatic insertion. Type 150 is a general purpose capacitor for use in blocking, bypass, decoupling, smoothing and some timing applications. Features
- Epoxy end fill meets UL94V-0
- Non inductively wound
- Flame retardant outer wrap meets UL510
- Non polar
Cable Tie - Nylon, 5.5”, 18 lbDurable nylon cable ties. These zip ties are a great way to tidy up project wiring and securing components. Features
Package of 10
- Approved for outdoor use.
- UL Listed 6.6 nylon.
- Locks tightly - Won’t stretch or slide.
- Temperature range from 40° to 180°F.
Cable Tie Mount - Nylon, Adhesive BackingNylon cable tie mounts with adhesive backing. These mounts easily attach to most surfaces using a strong foam adhesive. Zip ties can be fed through the openings on the mount to secure wires to an enclosure, board, or any other convenient location.
Package of 5
Op-Amp - NJM4580L, Dual, Audio, 8-Pin SIP
NJM4580L dual op amp from JRC in a SIP8 package. The NJM4580L is the same as the DIP NJM4580 (JRC4580) otherwise. The SIP version is a great replacement for dual op amps in vintage circuits as well as a space saving package for some PCB layouts. The NJM4580 is a dual operational amplifier, specially designed for improving the tone control, which is most suitable for the audio application. Featuring noiseless, higher gain bandwidth, high output current and low distortion ratio, and it is most suitable not only for acoustic electronic parts of audio pre-amp and active filter, but also for the industrial measurement tools.
Op-Amp - NJM4558L, Dual high-gain, 8-Pin SIP
NJM4558L dual op amp from JRC in a SIP8 package. The NJM4558L is the same as the DIP NJM4558 (JRC4558) otherwise. The SIP version is a great replacement for dual op amps in vintage circuits as well as a space saving package for some PCB layouts. The NJM4558L is a dual high-gain operational amplifier with internal compensation circuit and constructed on a single silicon chip. It offers excellent characteristics by combining the parameters adjusted for a monolithic chip. The channel separation characteristic is suitable for measuring instruments. Features:
See P-Q4558 for the DIP version of this chip
- Operating Voltage ( ±4V~±18V )
- High Voltage Gain ( 100dB typ. )
- High Input Resistance ( 5MΩ typ. )
- Bipolar Technology
See P-Q4558 for the DIP version of this chip
Capacitor - CE Mfg., 350 V, 120/100/100/100 μF
CE Manufacturing USA Made Multi Section Can Capacitor. Reproduced To Exact Mallory Specs Using Original Mallory Machinery. Similar to Mallory FP417.26.
- 120/100/100/100uF 350VDC.
- FP / Twist Lock Style. Solder Tabs.
- -10%, +50% Tolerance, 85°C Temperature Rating.
- 1 ⅜" D X 3.5" H.
- All CE manufactured can capacitors have a two year warranty against manufactured defects.
Transistor - 2N169, Germanium, Oval case, NPN
2N169 NPN germanium transistors in an oval package. The oval package is sometimes referred to as a top hat package. The 2N169 is a popular NPN for fuzz pedals and other effects. The NPN polarity allows for use with standard pedal power supplies.
Integrated Circuit - AS3372E, Synth Voice, Alfa, 24 Pin DIP
The AS3372E is Alfa’s take on the CEM3372 µP Controllable Signal Processor in a DIP-24 package. The AS3372E features an additional two VCA’s so an adapter board is required when using as a replacement for the CEM version. The CEM version was used in multiple classic synths, including the Oberheim Matrix 12, Oberheim Xpander, Sequential Prophet T8, Sequential Prophet 600, Akai AX80, Rhodes Chroma Polaris, and more.
Knob - Plastic, Set Screw, Neve / Marconi Style, Wing, Skirted, 1” DiameterPlastic wing knobs with set screws and brass insert. These knobs are a close match for the classic knobs used on Marconi radios and Neve consoles. They feature an inlay indicator line. The grip diameter is 0.693 inches with a 1 inch clear skirt. Fits ¼” (6.35mm) pot shafts.
Integrated Circuit - AS571D, Compandor, Alfa, SOIC-16
The AS571D is Alfa’s version of the NE571 or SA571 in an SOIC package. AS571 is a versatile low cost dual gain control circuit in which either channel may be used as a dynamic range compressor or expandor. Each channel has a full-wave rectifier to detect the average value of the signal, a linearized temperature-compensated variable gain cell, and an operational amplifier. AS571 is well suited for use in VCA blocks, noise reduction systems, compandors/expanders ,etc. Features
- Complete compressor and expandor
- Temperature compensated
- Channel separation >86 dB
- Greater than 110 dB dynamic range
- Levels adjustable with external components
- Distortion may be trimmed out
- High level limiter
- Low level expandor − noise gate
- Dynamic filters
- Dynamic noise reduction systems
Integrated Circuit - AS3109D, VCF, Alfa, SOIC-16
The AS3109 is Alfa’s version of the Roland IR3109 VCF in an SOIC package. The AS3109 is a high performance voltage controlled four-pole filter. The four independent sections may be interconnected to provide a wide variety of filter responses, such as low pass, high pass, band pass and all pass. A single input exponentially controls the frequency over a range greater than 15 octaves with little control voltage feedthrough. AS3109 features high input impedance buffers. Features
- Voltage controllable range – 15 octaves
- Accurate exponential frequency scale
- High input impedance buffers
- Wide transconductance range
- Low input offset voltage
- Low control voltage feedthrough - 45 dB typical
- For electronic music
Transistor - 2N1305, Germanium, TO-5 case, PNP
2N1305 PNP germanium transistors. The 2N1305 is a popular PNP for fuzz pedals and other effects. This transistor is in a TO-5 package with long leads commonly found on germanium transistors.
Transistor - 2N404, Germanium, TO-5 case, PNP
2N404 PNP germanium transistors. The 2N404 is used in many fuzz pedals along with other effects. This transistor is in a TO-5 package with long leads commonly found on germanium transistors. For a higher voltage version of this transistor, see P-Q2N404A.
Transistor - 2N4061, TO-92 case, PNP
2N4061 PNP transistors. This is a silicon PNP transistor in a TO-92 package. The 2N4061 has been used in a variety of effects pedals and is most notably used in the Zonk Machine II.
Transistor - 2N1307, Germanium, TO-5 case, PNP
2N1307 PNP germanium transistors. The 2N1307 is a popular PNP for fuzz pedals and other effects. This transistor is in a TO-5 package with long leads commonly found on germanium transistors.
Transistor - 2N1303, Germanium, TO-5 case, PNP
2N1303 PNP germanium transistors. The 2N1303 is a popular PNP for fuzz pedals and other effects. This transistor is in a TO-5 package with long leads commonly found on germanium transistors.
Transistor - 2SC945, TO-92 case, NPN
2SC945 NPN transistors. This is a silicon NPN transistor in a TO-92 package. The 2SC945 was used in many classic Boss pedals such as the CE-2 chorus.
Transistor - 2N404A, Germanium, TO-5 case, PNP
2N404A PNP germanium transistors. The 2N404A is used in many fuzz pedals along with other effects. The 2N404A is the same as the 2N404 but with a higher voltage rating. This transistor is in a TO-5 package with long leads commonly found on germanium transistors. For a lower voltage version of this transistor, see P-Q2N404.
Transistor - 2N1309, Germanium, TO-5 case, PNP
2N1309 PNP germanium transistors. The 2N1309 is a popular PNP for fuzz pedals and other effects. This transistor is in a TO-5 package with long leads commonly found on germanium transistors.
Chassis Box - Hammond, 1550P, Diecast, 3.15” x 2.17” x 0.83”
The 1550P is a 3.15 in. x 2.17 in. x 0.83. diecast enclosure made by Hammond. This enclosure is a great option for extra compact builds while still offering plenty of room for an easy construction.
- Rugged, diecast aluminum alloy (tough yet easy to machine), electronic instrument enclosure.
- Lap joint construction provides protection against access of dust and splashing water. Also provides for improved EMI/RFI shielding.
- Vibra finished for a smooth surface with no sharp edges.
- Four 6-32 x ½" machine screws secure lid - into tapped holes.
- Designed to meet IP54.
- Low side wall draft angle (2 degrees or less) for easy P.C. board mounting.
- Dimensions shown are exterior dimensions.
- Add 0.16" to enclosure depth for lid.
- M3.5-0.6 threaded holes for mounting the bottom plate. Screws included.
Knob - Phenolic, Set Screw, Retro Valve, Skirted
Phenolic skirted knobs with a set screw and brass insert. These unique knobs closely match the style of knobs used on vintage test equipment, radios, and studio equipment and are similar to the Davies 4104, 4106, and 4107. They feature an inlay indicator line in the skirt. Fits ¼” (6.35mm) pot shafts.