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Effects loop help please

Discussion in 'Effects [BG]' started by Jim Ingraham, Dec 27, 2005.

  1. Jim Ingraham

    Jim Ingraham Supporting Member

    Nov 14, 2002
    ok... i have a Fender TBP-1 pre-amp and about the only thing missing on this pre is a compressor. I have a compressor on my B-Max and dont know how to hook up the B-Max into the Fenders effects loop. If i plug the Send from the Fender to the Return of the B-Max i get signal to the Compressor working but when i plug the Send from the B-Max back to the Return of the TBP-1 , i get nothing. Plugging into the Fender Return jack seems to mute the whole preamp. I'm a complete effects idiot as i never use them, and dont understand how this should be hooked up. Any ideas??? thanks
  2. fretlessrock

    fretlessrock Supporting Member

    Aug 8, 2002
    Effect loop send on the Fender to the Input of the B-max, Output of B-Max to the Return of the Fender.

    It sounds like you are trying to run the effects loop of the Fender through the effects loop of the B-max. Not good.