The Thunderdrive

The Thunderdrive is an overdrive pedal kit that will provide a signal boost at low gain settings and it's own distortion at maximum gain settings. You can use it to push your preamp into overdrive or as a source of smooth distortion. Using point to point wiring and easy to follow instructions you can have a working overdrive pedal in a matter of hours. All you need to provide is solder and a soldering iron. Uses 9 volt battery which is not included.

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Hi, I noticed the Transistor in the schematic is different from in the instructions. Which one is the kit supposed to come with?
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MichaelT
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May 30th, 2018
The transistor for this kit is the 2N5088. The old one has been replaced due to availability.
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Does it come with a 9volt adapter port?
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MichaelT
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July 6th, 2018
The pedal will require modifications to install a DC plug.
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When adding a DC jack, is it the same wiring as the Thunder Drive Deluxe pedal?
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MichaelT
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September 24th, 2018
Yes, the layout for wiring the DC jack is the same.
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