More info in this discussion on llllllll.co: https://llllllll.co/t/prototyping-nearness-a-minimal-panning-mixer-module/8330
Original Nearness Repo: https://github.com/sarnesjo/nearness
- Start with the surface-mount components. Mind the orientation of the ICs and diodes. (I like to do the whole backpack board first then the jack/pot board)
- Solder the pin headers to join the 2 boards. (Be mindful of the socket/pin relationship if you are upgrading from a stock nearness.)
- Place the jacks & pots on the PCB.
- Screw on the panel, then solder jacks and pots.
Mouser Project Link: https://www.mouser.com/ProjectManager/ProjectDetail.aspx?AccessID=e1ea3fb0a7