Brannd new B3!!!!!????!??

Discussion in 'Effects [BG]' started by boomboom4200, Jan 2, 2014.


  1. boomboom4200

    boomboom4200

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    Just took it out of the box,My question(been using the search for like 45 minutes--nothing) How do I hook all my stuff together?

    P bass,SVTIII pro,, 4x10, ,G50 wireless,VT bass deluxe,and a Polytune tuner,Where do I start,whats with the "FX send and return" on the vt bass deluxe,??? whats that mean?

    I know I don't need the polytune ,but I just don't know what goes where,dont want to melt my new toys,

    any help is sooo appriciated
  2. bongomania

    bongomania Gold Supporting Member

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    bass --> effects --> amp --> speaker

    or

    bass --> wireless** --> effects --> amp --> speaker

    It doesn't really matter whether you put the tuner before or after the VT. The loop send/return on the VT is so you can switch multiple fx pedals on/off at the same time, just using the footswitch on the VT.

    **edited because the guys below are right, I goofed when I wrote effects before wireless. Duh!
  3. FretNoMore

    FretNoMore * Cooking with GAS * Supporting Member

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    Have you read the manuals for your gear? Could be useful stuff in there. ;)
  4. JimmyM

    JimmyM Supporting Member

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    Effects after the wireless? What's the point in having a wireless?

    Bass > wireless > effects > amp > speaker.

    And Bongo is right about the loop in the VTD, except I've found that pedals in the VTD's loop sound hideous, so I'd pass on it.
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  6. f.c.geil

    f.c.geil I'm your huckleberry... Supporting Member

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    I go
    Bass -> wireless -> effects -> amp -> speaker. I like being able to move around without a cable on me.

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