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by rui
08 Jan 2008, 20:46
Forum: Boutique Stompboxes dissected...
Topic: Krank - Distortus Maximus [traced]
Replies: 87
Views: 30103

Hehe..right..I am too cheap for that (aren't we all), we are using these forums aren't we after all!? :) We have to take advantage of what we know for cheap entertainment, i.e. build instead of buying. Kind of expenssive, $150 for 10 resistors 6 caps i transtsitor and one IC totalling probably $5 he...
by rui
08 Jan 2008, 20:03
Forum: Boutique Stompboxes dissected...
Topic: Krank - Distortus Maximus [traced]
Replies: 87
Views: 30103

Hi, Absolutely!! I am not putting down the soundclips from everyone her at all…if it sound like that I apologize!! What I am trying to get at is that it seems that they are a lot different in my view and please bear in mind that I am not a novice in effects buildings, playing guitar and tone recogni...
by rui
08 Jan 2008, 02:45
Forum: Boutique Stompboxes dissected...
Topic: Krank - Distortus Maximus [traced]
Replies: 87
Views: 30103

Hi guys, mine sounds totally diffrerent from the clip above...something must be bad on mine, maybe a cap! I just found a clip on youtube with a guy reviewing it. just type in Krank Distortus maximus in the serach box on the website and it comes right up. It sounds nothing short of amazing. We all mu...
by rui
07 Jan 2008, 20:52
Forum: Boutique Stompboxes dissected...
Topic: Krank - Distortus Maximus [traced]
Replies: 87
Views: 30103

Hi guys, Mine actually sounds more like my guitar is set on the neck pick up and not the bridge one, like it is! I have tried another guitar cheaper guitar with the same results, by the way my main guitar is a Jackson Kelly. I do get a lot of gain, but it’s a mushy gain, blending all the notes toget...
by rui
07 Jan 2008, 19:09
Forum: Boutique Stompboxes dissected...
Topic: Krank - Distortus Maximus [traced]
Replies: 87
Views: 30103

Hi guys, has anyone actually have a sound clip or build photos of a KDM clone. I have built it per the best accurate schematic mentioned above but it doesn't sound even close to the real thing?! Is there anything missing in the reverse engineered schematic? I know I built mine correctly. Does anyone...