Tone Report Weekly 196 - Page 39

STEP 4 Insert the capacitors, leaving the 100pF cap for last. It’s rather large, you can either inset it directly or leave it “floating” a little above the rest of the components, but not too much. Solder and clip the leads. STEP 5 Insert the IC into the socket. BE CAREFUL, as slight charges in your own body is enough to fry any chip. What I do: clutch the enclosure lid in my non- dominant hand while I insert the chip. STEP 6 Time to wire! Cut lengths of wire to hook the potentiometers and toggle switch to the board, as well as wires for input, output, 9v and ground. THAT ’S IT FOR THE BOARD! ToneReport.com 39