waldo041 wrote:with nothing in the OBEL, that side of the switch will also render the guitar inop. so ensure you try both sides of the switch. i'd reflow all your solder joints. also make sure the out put jack is not touching anything in that cavity since you have the shielding in there. electrical tape along the wall the jack may be hitting will insulate things. i'd also insulate underneath the buffer the same way.
if these do not work, bypass the buffer by removing it's input(blue) and output(yellow) wires and soldering the extended wires you have to them together. if this works then it is the buffer, and we will deal with that. looks like you have one of the early handmade PCB versions, VINTAGE! Lol.
Counterstriker wrote:okay good news, It seems everything works when the obel is on, but when it's off everything goes dead
Counterstriker wrote:Oh really? Awesome! everything works in the down position on the switch but not on the up! I'll get that junction made tomorrow, then i need to buy a stereo cable! But thanks alot for helping out everything!
Counterstriker wrote:does the junction box need to be all metal?
waldo041 wrote:Counterstriker wrote:does the junction box need to be all metal?
no, but you may run into interference of some sorts. so best to shield it if possible, either in a metal enclosure, or with shielding tape.
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I was browsing Waldo's site last week and saw the scheme for it and had some extra parts lying around and made on. I love this thing. Instead of buying a 100 dollar tuner pedal. I attach my 5 dollar tuner to one side and with a flick of a switch it works!
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