Sunday, May 01, 2011

Boss ds-1 Mod

Got into my Boss ds-1 distortion unit and did the first stage of some mods that I am spilling some time into. This first mod is real wacky and I borrowed it from Casper Electronics. This mod is very easy and adds another dimension to this pedal. A simple addition of some wires a switch and a transistor (2N3904 NPN). For a entery level 80's distortion pedal this thing is starting to wake up. My next phase for this unit is to execute the Keeley seeing eye mod, just gotta find the correct guts.

Here is a lame recording of me dinking with the effect: