Introduction: Guitar Pedal

This is for generic pedal builds

Step 1: Collect Materials


soldering iron

wire cutters

seat sink

helping hands


hammond 1590bb enclosure

PCB, pegboard, tagboard, or stripboard (whatever fits with your build)

components of your build

solid 26ga wire

mounting hardware for your circuit

solder flux


Step 2: Assemble Your Circuit

Prime your connections with solder flux. Solder your components to their appropriate positions.

Step 3: Prepare Your Enclosure

Drill holes for your switch, input and output jacks, led, pots etc. Add the components to their respective pre-drilled holes. add wires to the lugs of those components. I recommend color coding your power and in/output connections.

Step 4: Hooking Up Your Build

hook up your wires to their respective circuit connections. Sign or tape a business card to the lid of your enclosure.

Step 5: Finishing

Screw the back onto your enclosure, hook it up to your rig, and play away!