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1/4" TRS to dual 1/4" TRS question

Discussion in 'Effects [BG]' started by Basehead, Nov 6, 2012.


  1. Basehead

    Basehead Now with even more synthy goodness...

    Jan 3, 2008
    New York NY
  2. Gadgetjunky

    Gadgetjunky

    Aug 9, 2011
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  4. Jeff Moote

    Jeff Moote Supporting Member

    Oct 11, 2001
    Beamsville, ON, Canada
    Using a Y-cable for this is not likely to work unless you happen on a very lucky combination of 2 pedals (say, from the same manufacturer if they both use a CV with voltage division on the expression pedal) and in some combinations you could damage one or both.

    Not advisable.
     
  5. troy mcclure

    troy mcclure Supporting Member

    Mar 5, 2007
    Central Florida
    base head, it would work, but you couldn't control them individually. I guess if you had a Line 6 M13, you could set up patches where only 1 bank was affected by the pedal and then patch where both were affected.
     
  6. Gadgetjunky

    Gadgetjunky

    Aug 9, 2011
    The expressionator is better than just a dual output ex pedal because you can turn on and off the feeds, plus other goodies. It's not cheap, but what a space saver!!

    Edit: wow, it would work?!
     
  7. Jean Baudin

    Jean Baudin

    Aug 27, 2003
    redwood city, ca
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    You could potentially do some real damage with that!
     
  8. Basehead

    Basehead Now with even more synthy goodness...

    Jan 3, 2008
    New York NY
    Good to know...

    I recently received an Expressionator, which I love. Since I haven't any more room on the board, I'm looking for alternatives for a couple remaining pedals. I guess a dual expression pedal is my only solution....
     
  9. Gadgetjunky

    Gadgetjunky

    Aug 9, 2011
    oh. ok, I thought I've seen you in expressionator discussions. Too bad it isn't actually built into an expression pedal.
     



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