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A/B switch with volume?

Discussion in 'Live Sound [BG]' started by lordradish, Dec 9, 2013.

  1. lordradish

    lordradish

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    Hey, all...

    I'm soon going to be bringing two basses to my gigs, a fretted and a fretless. In the past, when I've used more than one at a gig, I've always had a bit of a volume mismatch between the two, with one being inevitably louder than the other.

    Any suggestions about an A/B switch that could also have volume control? I know about the Boss LS-2, but I've read that it might color my tone or add a bit of noise.
  2. BillyB_from_LZ

    BillyB_from_LZ Supporting Member

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    Tech21 VT Bass Deluxe!
  3. Joe Louvar

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    Maybe use separate amp channels, or just add a volume pedal along with the switcher to your effects board.
  4. lordradish

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    Only have one channel on the amp. I could always go with a volume pedal with an A/B box, I guess.
  5. FretNoMore

    FretNoMore * Cooking with GAS * Supporting Member

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    I don't hear any noise or tone change with the LS-2, definietely nothing you'd notice at a gig anyway.

    I only play active basses, so can't say how it works in case you play passive ones.
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  8. lordradish

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  9. BillyB_from_LZ

    BillyB_from_LZ Supporting Member

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    Cool...very useful and thoughtfully designed! Thanks for sharing this!

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