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Weird Rig Question

Discussion in 'Live Sound [BG]' started by ciarian, Jan 20, 2014.


  1. ciarian

    ciarian

    Dec 16, 2013
    Uk
    Hi

    Ive been thinking of someweird rigs to use live and wondered it this would work xD.

    Bass->Hartke Bass Attack Pedal D.I and pre amp->QTX Sound PRO 240 Power Amplifier

    then run a line from the power amp to a cab and a line from the D.I of the pedal through the P.A.

    would this work ? since its technicaly a Pre-amp to power amp rig

    .......Funnel thinks it will work but hes slightly retarded
     
  2. HolmeBass

    HolmeBass Supporting Member

    Jan 18, 2007
    Charlottesville, VA
    I think it will work. You need to track down the input sensitivity of your selected power amp, sometimes they want the higher voltage line signal which can be a problem for some pre-amps. Other than this potential volume/signal level matching issue, it should work fine.
     
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  4. Of course it'll work. Many players use a set up similar to this.
     
  5. ciarian

    ciarian

    Dec 16, 2013
    Uk
    The Input sensitivity of the poweramp is 775mV, 10k ohms but i cant find anything to do with the pedal
     
  6. ciarian

    ciarian

    Dec 16, 2013
    Uk
    ill link what ive got in mind to you guys

    Bass->Pre Amp Pedal-> This power amp or this power amp i know there not the most expensive things but its something to get me going for abit i guess so tell me what you think
     
  7. Coolhandjjl

    Coolhandjjl Supporting Member

    Oct 13, 2010
    Appleton
    The 1/4" out on most DI boxes is 'supposed' to be a line level signal to go into a power amp in the groups back-line. Drop Hartke's customer support a line and see what they say.
     
  8. That's on the sensitive end of the spectrum, should be fine.
     



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