Tuesday, 6 August 2013

Morley MOD-D1B Distortion One

This one seems to be quite rare thing. You can score one for >$200 at ebay. It is Morley's vision of the MXR Dist+/DOD OD250, with some noticeable changes. Might be worth a build...
Picture from Effects database.




9 comments:

  1. Just gotta say fantastic looking layout mate. Definitely makes for a tidy build. Bloody good job

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  2. THANKS!!

    More of the Moreleys, please, any Morley Fuzz layouts out there?

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  3. Just built this, pedal works nicely. Thanks for the great site!

    MH

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    1. I have built this and its a useful effect but found the distortion a bit too bunched up at the clockwise end. I notice that on the Tel-Ray schematic the resistor connected to Distortion 2 is 47K and not 4K7 as in this layout. I swapped the 4k7 for 47K and the response is more gradual. The amount of gain does not seem to be adversely affected. Just a thought.

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    2. Thanks for noticing. Copy-paste error :)

      I fixed the value on the layout.
      +m

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  4. Can a tone control be put in this? Or how can I brighten it up a bit?

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