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am i getting jipped?

Discussion in 'Effects [BG]' started by JWC, Oct 20, 2000.

  1. JWC

    JWC Banned

    Oct 4, 2000
    My guitar player wants to sell me an effects pedal made for guitars so I can use it on my bass for 50 bucks. Should I buy it, or would a bass pedal for more money serve me a lot better?
  2. ONYX


    Apr 14, 2000
    What kind of effects pedal is it? ( Disto, flange, delay, etc.?)

  3. Slater

    Slater Leave that thing alone. Supporting Member

    Apr 17, 2000
    The Great Lakes State
    Look for similar pedal(s) on eBay and see what they're going for to determine a fair price. You can also check prices at http://www.ugbm.com

    What kind of pedal is it? Most guitar distortion/overdrive pedals don't work very well for bass-they destroy the low-end. However, many other guitar effects will sound just fine.
  4. eli

    eli Mad showoff 7-stringer and Wish lover Supporting Member

    Dec 12, 1999
    NW suburban Chicago
    Guitar choruses usually bon't do the job for bass, either -- you need to get a bass chorus.

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