Need a hand with my pedal chain!

Discussion in 'Effects [BG]' started by peladosf, Jan 15, 2013.

  1. peladosf


    Jul 10, 2012
    Hello guys, I have a few effects, and I want to make low noise pedal chain.
    So let’s cut to the chase this are my pedals:

    1)Sansamp para driver DI
    2)Mxr Bass envelope filter
    3)Boss Bass Overdrive
    4)Boss Bass Chorus
    5)MXR micro amp

    that’s how I use them, the bass goes directly to the number 1, and from the number five I plug to the amp.

    Any suggestions??
  2. 254 stringer

    254 stringer

    Apr 15, 2010
    Waco Texas
    I put my DI at the end for tone shaping and so I can send a signal to the board with my effects in it. The others are probably how I would do it I guess.
  3. RickenBoogie


    Jul 22, 2007
    Dallas, TX
    There's no right answer, but if those were mine, I'd go 3, 2, 5, 4, 1.
    Reason, I like dirt before filter, and DI should always be last.
    Where's the tuner?
  4. peladosf


    Jul 10, 2012
    I dont have a pedal tunner! =(, I always tune before playing, But I'm planning to buy a pedal tunner
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  6. I second this statement. Only thing I may do different is put the Chorus after the DI if I was using it for heavy distortion.
  7. peladosf


    Jul 10, 2012
    I used the DI for tone shaping because of the crappy amps that I usually play in the differents pubs with my band, I don't use it like a heavy distortion.
  8. peladosf


    Jul 10, 2012
    Forgot to tell you that I play a active bass (mm stingray)
  9. Snakeman1066

    Snakeman1066 Supporting Member

    Sep 17, 2007
    Central Valley
  10. Bassmike62

    Bassmike62 Supporting Member

    I'd spend hours playing with the order, but I'd probably start with this and see where I'd take me.

    BASS > BEF > micro amp > OD > Boss Bass Chorus > Sansamp para driver DI > AMP