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Offline curiousgeorge

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Volume pedals
« on: June 09, 2017, 07:26:21 PM »
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  • Hey guys
     been having a think...if i put 2 volume pedals on a pedal board but say 1 at the begining and 1 in middle would they have a different effect on the board ?

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    Re: Volume pedals
    « Reply #1 on: July 23, 2017, 12:30:15 PM »
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  • Well, its been a while since I messed with individual pedals but I would say that the biggest difference you can make this way is by putting one before your distortion/overdrive pedal (if you use one) which would control the level of distortion just like winding back your guitars volume control ( but likely without rounding the tone ) and one after the distortion pedal which will just control your overall volume level.
    If you are using a delay it is possible that you could have a volume pedal to control the level of the delayed signal only which would be cool but you would have to use a splitter box or cable to route things.

     

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