Gain vs Master Volume

Discussion in 'Amps and Cabs [BG]' started by Growler, Jul 29, 2005.

  1. Growler


    Sep 26, 2004
    Gain... Master Volume... What's the diff?

  2. Jack


    Sep 6, 2003
    Newcastle, UK
    Gain is the preamp volume, turn it up and itll break up and overdrive.

    Master Volume/Output/Volume is the power amp volume, turn this up too much and your amp will clip, which is bad, very bad.