Elk Incorporated - Super Fuzz Sustainar  [schematic]

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No thread on this unit, so here it goes: https://soundgas.com/product/elk-incorp ... sustainar/
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This unit has (2S)A495 transistors
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The schematic from has the transistor symbols wrong:
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I would date this unit 1974... it is not in the 1971-2 catalogs, but it does appear in the 1974 and 1975 catalogs:
Elk 1974 Japanese catalog
Elk 1974 Japanese catalog
Elk 1975 Japanese catalog
Elk 1975 Japanese catalog
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