Shin-Ei Fy2 Companion

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My fy2 companion fuzz build.
Caps: Cornell Dubilier, a funky red n black orange drop, Sprague, that sboring blue Philips electro, Mullard, some italian Polypropylene, you name it. It’s the bees knees!
Happy Easter!

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Recorded three clips using alternatively 2N5088, 2N5089, 2N2222..very little difference between them!
Danelectro going into a (low volume) Elkatone 610 solid state leslie.
Check them out on my soundcloud:

https://soundcloud.com/masutomasuto/shin-ei-fy2-w-2n5088

bea!
yours truly

Elusive transistors inside an old tape deck

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Oh.. had this old tape deck laying around and i thought id open it up to pull stuff out.
Bout of luck, some hard to find original transistors as per original Shin Ei Companion Fy2 fuzz.
Guess whose favourite morning trip to school record was Jesus and Mary Chain’s Psychocandy?
Back in the good old cranked Walkman days, blasting those orange spongy open headphones..
Yipeeeee

bea!
yours truly