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Patch cable question: how do I make this happen?

Discussion in 'Effects [BG]' started by MicG, Aug 17, 2013.

  1. MicG

    MicG Supporting Member

    Jan 2, 2006
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    I want to attach the end (left side) of one row of pedals to the beginning (right side) of a new row underneath.

    I have a Pedaltrain Jr.

    Obviously, regular sized patch cables are too small since I'm reaching across the pedalboard (running underneath the board and over to the other side).

    How should I go about doing this?
  2. Pilgrim

    Pilgrim Supporting Member

    Jul 8, 2004
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    Make your own patch cord, or go online and find one the length you need.
  3. mattbass6945


    Jul 26, 2011
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    cables are sold in a lot of different sizes, not just 15' or 6". i picked up (2) 1' cables today and will probably go back for a 3' tomorrow.
  4. yaksonator

    yaksonator Supporting Member

    Apr 16, 2011
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  5. FretNoMore

    FretNoMore * Cooking with GAS * Supporting Member

    Jan 25, 2002
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    The obvious answer is to make your own or buy a longer cable.

    Another answer could be to not place your pedals in two rows but rather alternating between lower and upper rows, provided your patch cables aren't super short.

    Personally I use George L solder-less cables and make each cable to the exact length I need.
  6. Randy S

    Randy S

    Jul 7, 2008
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    If you make your own, use solder type ends, and real wire, not the cheap cable with fake wire consisting of foil wrapped around fabric.

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