$49.95 MSRP inc.GST

Redback – K 5340 – Kit Guitar Preamp

The guitar preamp when combined with any amplifier will produce crystal clear guitar sound free of the usual hum and noise frequently experienced on commercially produced units. With options to expand the unit to two ore more channels , and add other effects , this project is ideal for the growing band or budding guitarist. This kit is a shortform kit (contains the electronics for the PCB and PCB for a single channel) of the 2- channel guitar amplifier project presented in Silicon Chip November 2000. 

Altronics recommends a 2U deluxe rack mounting case (H 5036) for that ultra professional finish. 

Important Note For Kit Buyers: 
This product is supplied in component form and requires soldering, drilling, and assembly. We recommend users are familiar with at least basic electronic principles and have the ability to solder.


  • Level control
  • Bass , Mid and Treble controls
  • Master Volume
  • Effects return control
  • Balanced and unbalanced line outputs
  • Headphone output
  • Line and effects return inputs
  • Effects send output
  • Uses a minature 5VA E-core transformer M 2155L (not supplied)

Why buy an Altronics Kit?
Altronics kits are premium do-it-yourself projects designed to be assembled with ease. However, basic electronics knowledge and soldering skills are essential to construct our kits. A difficulty rating is provided to help determine if your ability is sufficient to build the kit project. Please note, once assembly has been commenced we are unable to honor any warranty claims. Please see the full details here.