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Ground switch on Sansamp

Discussion in 'Effects [BG]' started by halfnote, Mar 2, 2001.


  1. halfnote

    halfnote

    Feb 1, 2001
    OK educate the ignorant please. What does this do exactly? What the heck is "ground"? People talk about it all the time and I always nod my head in agreement like I know what it means but I don't and I never actually cared until I got this cool little box. If I need anything REMOTELY electrical done I call an electrician. Thanks..

    ~1/2note
     
  2. if youre talking about the "phantom power" switch on a sans amp bass driver i believe it can draw power thru the XLR plug from a power amp so it doesnt need a 9v battery. ??
     
  3. halfnote

    halfnote

    Feb 1, 2001
    Yeah, it does do that. I was just wondering about the definition of "ground" itself. I have found some resources on the web that is making it somewhat clearer though. Thanks.
     
  4. any i should know about? i'm looking for a glossary of those "terms you almost know" myself ...