Free PDF Download: Vintage Guitar Effects Plans - 1967 Fuzzbox and 1969 Treble Boost

These vintage plans from Popular Electronics Magazine have launched thousands of garage bands over the years.  In 1967, they first published the classic "Fuzzbox for Under $3" article and everyone was buzzing Satisfaction by the Rolling Stones.  Soon after, they hit again with "Treble Boost for Your Guitar" in 1969, paving the way for Brian May tones and louder, more rockin' solos.

So here you go...both sets of plans together in one simple PDF download for you.  Run to Amazon or your favorite electronics shop, buy up the transistors and make your cigar box guitar GRRRRROWL!

Kick out the jams, brothers and sisters...

Vintage Effects Plans - Fuzzbox and Treble Boost

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