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Clipping issues

Discussion in 'Amps and Cabs [BG]' started by harley_ou812, Jan 29, 2002.

  1. I have a SUNN Alpha four PA head and whenever I play anything through it even at a low level it clips. I am wondering what may be causing this and if there is anythingi that I can do to fix this? any help would be greatly appreciated.
  2. brianrost

    brianrost Gold Supporting Member

    Apr 26, 2000
    Boston, Taxachusetts
    A bass puts out a hotter signal than a microphone. You are probably overloading the mike preamp in the unit.

    Turn the volume down on your bass.

    Also don't go boosting the crap out of the bass EQ.

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