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Boss SD-1 Overdrive mods

I’ve got this old made in Japan Boss SD-1  on eBay. Classic japanese JRC4558DD and green capacitors : So, how does this stock pedal sound like  ? The SD-1 schematic is close to Ibanez TS808′s one. But close does not … Continue reading

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Boss DS-1 Classic Distortion Effects Pedal Modded

The DS-1 is the well known “orange pedal” from Boss … it provides a harder distortion effect than ODs. Completely stock, I find this pedal quite toneless / fuzzy and it provides to my ears harsh distortion, not reproducing nuances … Continue reading

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