Pedal Parts / DIY

P-QCD4051 CMOS - CD4051, 8:1, 1-Channel Analog Multiplexer with Logic-Level Conversion, 16-Pin DIP
The CD4051B analog multiplexers are digitally-controlled analog switches having low ON impedance and very low OFF leakage current.
P-Q2N3704 Transistor - 2N3704, Silicon, TO-92 case, NPN
The 2N3704 is a general purpose silicon NPN transistor in a TO-92 case. The 2N3704 is primarily intended for general purpose amplification and switching applications.
P-RP-TQ2-5V Relay - Panasonic, DPDT, 5V, Single Coil, Non-Latching
High quality non-latching relays from the Panasonic TQ series. These 5 volt relays are commonly used in pedals for true bypass switching. Relay switching can allow for a variety of options on pedal builds. Different footswitch modes can be obtained using the same momentary footswitch. Stereo switching using a standard footswitch is another possible option. Features:
  • Compact low profile size
  • Standard DIL spacing for easy PCB use and breadboard compatibility
  • Non-Latching
  • Single Coil
  • 5V Coil Voltage

For a latching version, please see P-RP-TQ2-L-5V.
P-QJ201 Transistor - JFET, N-Channel, MMBFJ201, SOT-23
Surface mount MMBFJ201 JFET. Commonly used in place of the discontinued through-hole J201. These JFETs can be found in many effects pedals, synthesizers, and other projects. The MMBFJ201 is an N-Channel general purpose amplifier JFET. This device is designed primarily for low level audio and general purpose applications with high impedance signal sources.
P-PC-STD15-2-BRN StripBoard - Single Sided, 6.14” x 3.15”, Vintage Spacing, Phenolic Board
Stripboard made with a phenolic substrate. Phenolic boards are found in many vintage electronics before the use of fiberglass became common. This stripboard features a 0.15” vintage spacing. This spacing is great for vintage-style builds and more easily accommodates axial capacitors and other larger sized vintage parts like resistors and transistors. The board has a 40 x 20 holes (20 strips). Each strip is surface treated making soldering easier than most protoboards and also ensures a long shelf life. Features: High-quality 1.6mm phenolic circuit board Corrosion resistant, surface treated copper strips 40 x 20 holes (20 strips) 6.14” x 3.15” Looking for projects? See our Wide Stripboard projects in our Pedal Layouts & Build Guides section for ideas.
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P-PC-SOT23-123 PCB - SMD to Thru-Hole Adapter, SOT-23 to TO-92, 123 Pinout
PCB for converting SMD SOT-23 transistors and FETs to through hole footprints. This adapter board fits SOT-23 packages. Solder the device to this PCB then attach wires or pin headers (sold seperately) to connect to through hole footprints on PCBs or breadboards. The white box on the PCB can be used to label the part with a marker. See image below for pinout.
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P-HTOG-GORVA-S3 Switch - GØRVA, Submini Toggle, DPDT, 3 Position, PC Pins, Medium Bat
Premium three position DPDT submini toggle switches from Gorva Design. The Bascular Sub Mini switches have a medium 7.37mm actuator length. These switches feature silver plated copper alloy contacts. The bushing is smooth and the switch is secured with the mounting bracket on the PCB. RoHS compliant & lead-free. Details
  • 5.59mm non-threaded bushing
  • 3-Position On/On/On
  • 4.95mm panel hole diameter
  • Double pole/Double throw (DPDT)
  • PC Pins

  • Power Rating: DC9V, 1A
  • Contact Resistance: <20mΩ
  • Insulation Resistance: 1000MΩ Minimum
  • Dielectric Strength: 1000V RMS @ Sea Level
  • Operating Temperature: -40°C ~ +85°C
  • Electrical Life: 30,000 Cycles
  • RoHS & Lead-free
P-ECB-141 Knob Cover - Dunlop, MXR, small rubber
Genuine Dunlop replacement knob cover for smaller control knobs found on many MXR pedals. This knob cover is also compatible with our P-K344 control knob.
P-Q2N408 Transistor - 2N408, Germanium, TO-1 case, PNP
2N408 PNP germanium transistors. The 2N408 is a popular PNP for fuzz pedals and other effects. The 2N408 was popularly used in the germanium version of the Fuzzrite by Mosrite along with the 2N2613.
R-VAML-K-PCL Potentiometer - Alpha, Linear, Knurled Shaft, Right Angle, 16mm
Linear taper 16mm potentiometers with a T18 knurled shaft. These pots have right angle PCB mount terminals. The smaller size is useful for builds with limited panel space such as guitar pedals, synthesizer modules, and adding modifications to equipment. Washer and nut included.
  • Threading: M7 x 0.75
  • Distance between terminals: 5 mm (0.197”)
  • Lead Depth from Panel: 10.7 mm + 5 mm (0.421” + 0.197”)
  • Lead Distance from shaft center: 16 mm (0.630”)
  • Lead Thickness: 0.5 mm (0.020”)
S-B421 Pedal Box - 7 ⅛” x 5” x 3", Fits 1590XX, 1590X
High quality crush-proof boxes that are perfectly sized for stompboxes. This cardboard box features triple wall sides and double wall front and bottom ensuring a safe housing for your pedals. The inside dimensions 7 ⅛” x 5” x 3" fit 1590XX, 1590X, and smaller sized pedals along with accessories such as power supplies or cables.. These boxes are ideal for storing or packaging effects pedals.
See S-B418 for boxes to fit 1590B, 1590G, 1590N1 / 125B enclosures.
See S-B430 for boxes to fit 1590BB, 1590N1 / 125B enclosures.
P-0501H05 Terminal Strip - 5 Lug, 5th Lug Common, Horizontal, package of 5
Standard size terminal strips, 1/16 thick bake lite tin plated steel solder lugs and brackets on 3/8" centers. 5 lug 1 ground fifth lug common.
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P-LBL-CHART-1 Label - 4-Band Resistor Color Code Chart
Two inch wide sticker featuring the 4-band resistor color code chart. This sticker is a great reference when checking resistor values using the color codes. It is easy to read but small enough to place on a workbench, tool box, organizer, or even a soldering station.
P-QOA74A Diode - OA74A, Amperex, Germanium, Black Glass
NOS OA74A germanium diodes from Amperex. OA74A diodes were used in many vintage electronics and also make for great clipping diodes in stompbox effects pedals. The red end is the cathode. OA74A is a near-exact replacement for OA81.
P-QBC108X Transistor - BC108, TO-18 case, NPN
BC108 NPN silicon transistors. The BC108 is a popular NPN choice for fuzz pedals and other effects such as vintage silicon Fuzz Face builds and Big Muff clones. Type hFE (IC=2mA, VCE=5V) hfe (IC=2mA, VCE=5V, f=1KHz) BC108A 110-220 125-260 BC108B 200-450 240-500 BC108C 420-800 450-900
  • NPN polarity
  • Collector emitter breakdown voltage 25V
  • Collector base breakdown voltage 30V
  • Collector current 200mA
  • Power 0.75W
  • Transition frequency 150MHz
  • TO-18 case
  • Weight 0.35g
R-VAML-SS-PCL Potentiometer - Alpha, Linear, Solid Shaft, Right Angle, 16mm
Alpha Mini Pots with solid shaft and long PC mount terminals.
  • Threading: M7 x 0.75
  • Distance between terminals: 5 mm (0.197”)
  • Lead Depth from Panel: 10.7 mm + 5 mm (0.421” + 0.197”)
  • Lead Distance from shaft center: 16 mm (0.630”)
  • Lead Thickness: 0.5 mm (0.020”)
Starting at $0.85
P-ECB-035 Switch - Dunlop, Footswitch, GCB-95
GCB-95 latching switch. This is a large double pole double throw (DPDT) effect/bypass switch for MXR and Cry Baby pedals, featuring the Dunlop “D” logo.
S-W88-8-X Ribbon Cable - Flexstrip, 8 Conductor
Eight conductor Flexstrip ribbons cables. These ribbons feature a nomex insulator so there are no melting issues when soldering. Unlike typical ribbon cables, the wires are designed to distribute the stress of the bend and vibrations throughout the entire cable rather than directly on the solder joints. These cables are a great choice for PCB to PCB connections in pedals, synths, and other electronics. The spacing is .1" (2.54mm).
Starting at $1.20
P-QLM358-TO99 Op-Amp - LM358H, Dual, 8-Pin TO-99 package
LM358H dual op amp in an 8-pin TO-99 package. The LM358H series consists of two independent, high gain, internally frequency compensated operational amplifiers which were designed specifically to operate from a single power supply over a wide range of voltages. Operation from split power supplies is also possible and the low power supply current drain is independent of the magnitude of the power supply voltage. Application areas include transducer amplifiers, dc gain blocks and all the conventional op-amp circuits which now can be more easily implemented in single power supply systems.
P-QPT2399 Integrated Circuit - PT2399, Echo / Delay
PT2399 echo/delay chip used in many DIY and commercial pedals. The PT2399 is in a DIP 16 package. Minimal external components are required for use and delay time is set with resistance.
P-Q1N5404 Diode - Silicon Rectifier, 3A, 400V, 1N5404
A semiconductor device which passes current in the forward direction(from anode to cathode), and blocks current in the opposite direction.
P-QCD4011 CMOS - CD4011, 2-Input CMOS NAND Gates, 14-Pin DIP
CD4011B NAND gates provide the system designer with direct implementation of the NAND function and supplement the existing family of CMOS gates. All inputs and outputs are buffered. Features:
  • Propagation delay time = 60 ns (typ.) at CL = 50 pF, VDD = 10 V
  • Buffered inputs and outputs
  • Standardized symmetrical output characteristics
  • Maximum input current of 1 µA at 18 V over-full package temperature range; 100 nA at 18 V and 25°C
  • 100% tested for quiescent current at 20 V
  • 5-V, 10-V, and 15-V parametric ratings
  • Noise margin (over full package temperature range:
    • 1 V at VDD = 5 V
    • 2 V at VDD = 10 V
    • 2.5 at VDD = 15 V
  • Meets all requirements of JEDEC Tentative Standard No. 13B, "Standard Specifications for Description of "B" Series CMOS Devices"
P-K227 Knob - Davies, 1919, Daka-ware, Large, Skirted Pointer
High-quality USA made knobs from Davies Molding. The large skirted 1919 pointer knob is made of solid phenolic and features an infilled indicator line. The pointer has an overall length of 1.25” and the skirt’s diameter is 1.13”. This knob shares design elements of the Davies 19xx knobs allowing for a uniform look while using a variety of knob shapes and styles.
  • Height: 0.625 in
  • Length: 1.25 in.
  • Fits ¼" shaft with set screw
S-T-SOLDER-STAND Tool - Solder Spool Stand
All-metal solder spool stand with a large metal roller for a smooth reel out. This stand features a handle as well as an eyelet that holds the solder line in a static position for ease of use. Extremely useful for making your soldering jobs quick and easy!
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