bypassing effects

Discussion in 'Effects [BG]' started by curnenzegg, Jun 5, 2005.

  1. sorry if im a turd for not knowing this but ive got a problem. when i play through my pedals it really changes the tone from how it is normally when i play straight to the amp.
    Any ideas on how i could fix this
  2. Bryan R. Tyler

    Bryan R. Tyler TalkBass: Usurping My Practice Time Since 2002 Staff Member Administrator Gold Supporting Member

    May 3, 2002
    You can use a true bypass switcher where you can switch between your effects loop and another completely uncolored (true bypass) line that goes straight to your amp.

    Check out
  3. AlembicPlayer

    AlembicPlayer Im not wearing shorts

    Aug 15, 2004
    Pacific Northwet, USA

    ditto...right on info :bassist:
  4. marc40a


    Mar 20, 2002
    Boston MA
    I definitely recommend Looopers but I have to say that there's still some interaction with an effect if that effect is on and the loop is kicked out. I have to go w/ what my ears tell me.

    If the effect is off and the loop is kicked out then it sounds totally out of the signal path.