F$%K up my DS-1

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Tristana
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F$%K up my DS-1

Post by Tristana » Mon Dec 11, 2017 8:01 pm

When I was a high school student, I purchased a Boss DS-1 from a small local music shop as it was one of the cheapest options they had that didn't seem like complete garbage.

I was wrong.

Last night, I opened it up for the first time and desoldered the two clipping diodes. It was a great decision.
https://www.dropbox.com/s/f7vdr39mz57bs ... ds1mod.wav
https://www.dropbox.com/s/nlfw97j8ubu11 ... Sweeps.wav

I'm now eager to screw with the pedal even more and see what can come from it. My question to you is, what's your favorite flavor of DS-1? What mods do you like the most and what should I try?
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Post by notjoesuthers » Tue Dec 19, 2017 11:15 pm

Love these pedals! They're a blast to circuit bend.
Try these if you get a chance: http://www.diystompboxes.com/smfforum/i ... c=106243.0

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