Jürgen Haible Krautrock phaser BUILD THREAD

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Re: Jürgen Haible Krautrock phaser BUILD THREAD

Post by Cablebasher » Fri Nov 06, 2020 8:10 am

Hey guys

So I have finally got to the krautrock phaser in my back log.

Seems like a lot to watch out for but with this thread and the LED man site I am ready

I intend to but it in a Hammond 1550G enclosure with a Yamaha PA20 as I don’t want to deal with mains power.

One question, does anyone have a part number for the rotary pot for the stages?

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Re: Jürgen Haible Krautrock phaser BUILD THREAD

Post by manymachines » Wed Nov 11, 2020 11:45 am

I used a dpdt toggle wired like this for the stages if that's any help?

https://www.talkbass.com/attachments/sp3t-gif.1739206/

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Re: Jürgen Haible Krautrock phaser BUILD THREAD

Post by FactoryDefault » Wed Nov 11, 2020 12:38 pm

manymachines wrote:
Wed Nov 11, 2020 11:45 am
I used a dpdt toggle wired like this for the stages if that's any help?

https://www.talkbass.com/attachments/sp3t-gif.1739206/
Me too. Get a dpdt on-on-on toggle off you go this route.
I used this one: 100DP6T1B1M1QEH

If you really wanted to go rotary, you only need 1 pole and 3 positions, so the switches in the jasper bom will work, since they have the ring that you can move to change the number of positions.

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Re: Jürgen Haible Krautrock phaser BUILD THREAD

Post by Cablebasher » Wed Nov 11, 2020 3:15 pm

Cheers for the info guys.

I will go toggle switch. Takes up less space in my enclosure and easier to wire!

Thanks as always.

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Re: Jürgen Haible Krautrock phaser BUILD THREAD

Post by manymachines » Thu Nov 12, 2020 12:08 pm

Hi All,

finally got this boxed today. Normally I hate boxing effects but I decided to go big (1550G) and it paid off, no hitches and plenty of room to work ;]

This is such a great sounding thing, respect to JH! RIP


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Re: Jürgen Haible Krautrock phaser BUILD THREAD

Post by FactoryDefault » Thu Nov 12, 2020 1:00 pm

manymachines wrote:
Thu Nov 12, 2020 12:08 pm
Hi All,

finally got this boxed today. Normally I hate boxing effects but I decided to go big (1550G) and it paid off, no hitches and plenty of room to work ;]

This is such a great sounding thing, respect to JH! RIP
Manymachines, That looks awesome!

Agreed. This phaser sounds sooo good. Since I finished the basic build it’s been hard for me to finish putting it in its enclosure. Every time I sit down to work on it I end up noodling with it instead of crimping cables.

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Re: Jürgen Haible Krautrock phaser BUILD THREAD

Post by manymachines » Fri Nov 13, 2020 6:54 am

thanks!

i know what you mean, I noticed after I posted this that the status LED has stopped working, I guess I mangled it a bit while boxing but I'm having so much fun with this I can't be bothered to open it up and fix it right now ;]

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Re: Jürgen Haible Krautrock phaser BUILD THREAD

Post by Cablebasher » Sun Nov 22, 2020 3:43 am

Hey Many machines,

where did you get the bulb cover /Cap thing?

And those knobs.

Very nice.

I will also be putting mine in a 1550G.

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Re: Jürgen Haible Krautrock phaser BUILD THREAD

Post by manymachines » Fri Nov 27, 2020 11:25 am

Hi just saw this message so sorry for late reply!

I got the lamp holder from ebay— https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/MES-E10-Pane ... SwJe9eWkHq

I don't know if he's got any with the red cover left. The bulb JH specifies is just a tad too long for this holder so the panel nut inside the enclosure doesn't quite reach the thread. I think I botched it with some tape!

The knobs are from uk-electronic.de

look forward to seeing your finished project, so many variations of sound possible with this thing!

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Re: Jürgen Haible Krautrock phaser BUILD THREAD

Post by Hermetech Mastering » Sat Nov 28, 2020 4:57 am

There's a lovely free plugin version here, I was surprised how good it sounds. Hard to find good flanger and phaser plugins that sound like the real thing.

https://ccrma.stanford.edu/~jatin/chowdsp/

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Re: Jürgen Haible Krautrock phaser BUILD THREAD

Post by Cablebasher » Sat Dec 26, 2020 9:24 am

Thanks manymachines. I was able to get the red bulb cover and it looks sweet.

Guys, are there any calibration guides

What do the 3 trim pots do?

Is it just trim to taste or what.

This is the longest it’s ever taken me to build a “pedal effect”!

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Re: Jürgen Haible Krautrock phaser BUILD THREAD

Post by B0bcat » Tue Jan 12, 2021 8:26 pm

Can anybody who's built this on internal power recommend a transformer, preferably from Mouser or Reichelt? Thanks
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Re: Jürgen Haible Krautrock phaser BUILD THREAD

Post by gianni » Wed Jan 13, 2021 5:50 am

B0bcat wrote:
Tue Jan 12, 2021 8:26 pm
Can anybody who's built this on internal power recommend a transformer, preferably from Mouser or Reichelt? Thanks
I used this one: TALEMA 55102-P1S2 for both the Krautrock and the Tau Pipe phaser. It fits the vandaal Krautrock phaser enclosure if you are building that. It's only avaible from TME AFAIK

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Re: Jürgen Haible Krautrock phaser BUILD THREAD

Post by B0bcat » Wed Jan 13, 2021 3:34 pm

gianni wrote:
Wed Jan 13, 2021 5:50 am
B0bcat wrote:
Tue Jan 12, 2021 8:26 pm
Can anybody who's built this on internal power recommend a transformer, preferably from Mouser or Reichelt? Thanks
I used this one: TALEMA 55102-P1S2 for both the Krautrock and the Tau Pipe phaser. It fits the vandaal Krautrock phaser enclosure if you are building that. It's only avaible from TME AFAIK
Thank you. I have been advised that Newark/Farnell MCFM70/18 fits that enclosure also, so it appears there are some options.
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