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MXR M80 phantom power

Discussion in 'Effects [BG]' started by Dugachug, Jan 21, 2013.

  1. Dugachug

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    I was wondering if i bought an xlr cable could i connect my amp(ampeg pf-500) to my m80, and power it through the cable? God i hate using batteries lol.
  2. AllenLee

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    Good question! I have powered mine through an XLR cable to a powered mixer and know it works that way. Every other time I use it with a OneSpot power adapter to my amp. I do not have an XLR cable here at the house or else I'd try it.. hmm...

    I'm curious as well.
  3. AndyLES

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    Phantom power comes from mixing consoles, not an amp.
  4. AllenLee

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    That makes sense.
  5. irvinz

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    Disclosures:
    has too much gas
    No
  6. RickenBoogie

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    +1 the MXR has a DI OUT. You're amp has a DI OUT. See where this is going?
  7. irvinz

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    Disclosures:
    has too much gas
    Loose the amp? Hahahah

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