The most used effect in my gear, beside reverb, is a mild overdrive or clean boost.
I've built a few varations on EHX's LPB1 but, honestly, feel a bit ashamed of myself for having to copy such simple circuit and not forcing myself to learn enough about circuit design to conceive my own customized yet functional boost pedal.
So today the quest begins and this post will be the diary of the process. Lets see what happens.
1- REQUIREMENTS (22 Feb 2015)
. High impedance FET input;
. Dual switchable outputs (A/B) box style;
. Switchable effects loop;
. Active tone control;
. Drive and/or fuzz circuit;
. Optical output level regulation,
. Switchable compressor.
So here we go! Keep in touch...