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How do Pedals work?

Discussion in 'Effects [BG]' started by CrapBass, Jun 3, 2004.


  1. CrapBass

    CrapBass

    Mar 11, 2004
    Mckinney TX
    I want to get an effect pedal for my amp. I am not sure where it plugs in or if it even will? <<<<=Stupid
    I want a wah-wah pedal, but is there something special I have to have to plug it in to my amp? :smug:
    After looking at a picture of an effect pedal, I see and input cord hole and an output hole? How does this work?

    Thanks A Lot
    Mike
    :bassist:
     
  2. {bass output}-------1/4''-cable------{pedal input} {Pedal output}------1/4''-cable------{Amp input}
     
  3. CrapBass

    CrapBass

    Mar 11, 2004
    Mckinney TX
    ooh, ok thanks alot. :)
     
  4. And for more effects, you just string them along, bass into the first one, then a short patch cord from its output to the next pedal's input, and so on, until you finally go into the amp. The order will make a difference.