bass effects on guitar?

Discussion in 'Effects [BG]' started by dadodetres, Mar 28, 2005.

  1. dadodetres


    Dec 19, 2004
    well, everyone asks if they can use guitar effects on their basses, but my question is the other way around.

    i know you CAN use them on guitar, but you think a bass compressos/enhencer (boss) 7 band eq (boss) and maybe other work not suck the high end :confused: or just suck the sound
  2. my band's drummer who also plays a little bit guitar played the guitar with a odb-3 through a laney bass amp, haha.
    it sounded terrible.
  3. tplyons


    Apr 6, 2003
    Madison, NJ
    I can't imagine it sounding good.
  4. Secondhandloser


    Mar 28, 2005
    The Boss EQ sounds good on guitar ( or so I've heard), and it has the exact same frequencies, but with one lower... other pedals I have found to sound pretty bad...
  5. gilbert46


    Sep 21, 2004
    Sacramento, CA
    i use an odb-3 on my guitar when i get bored. Wouldnt peform with it, but hey, i wouldnt peform with a guitar so thats ok. I actually dont even own a guitar amp, I use a swr 10 and turn the tweeter off. Its not bad when used to play with guitar licks and kill time