OptocouplerOptocouplers transfer electrical signals between isolated circuits through light, allowing isolation of high voltages from lower voltages.
Optocoupler - VTL5C1, Vactrol, for Channel Switching
VTL5C1 vactrols for use in amplifiers, effect pedals, synthesizers and more. The VTL5C1 was commonly used for channel switching circuits in amps made by Crate and others.
Bridge Rectifier - Single-phase, 3A 400V
A full wave rectifier with 4 elements in a bridge circuit so that DC voltage is obtained from one pair of junctions when an AC voltage is applied to another pair of junctions.
Optocoupler - Vactec, VTL5C1, Vactrol, New Old Stock
New old stock Vactec VTL5C1 vactrols from Perkin Elmer Optoelectronics. These premium vactrols are a great choice for use in phasers, compressors, tremolos, and synth modules such as low-pass gates. They are also used in switching circuits in amplifiers. Limited quantities are available.
Switch - Vibrato LDR, for Fender® Amps
Optocoupler. Vibrato LDR for Fender Amps. Fix the dead LDR-style tremolo on your vintage Fender amps as well as others.
- Non-polarized optical side is indicated by silver dot and slightly longer leads
- Resistive side is indicated only by slightly shorter leads