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How to write on a homemade pedal?

Discussion in 'Effects [BG]' started by jock, Jul 28, 2004.


  1. jock

    jock

    Jun 7, 2000
    Stockholm, Sweden
    How do you put the little "labels" on your homecooked pedals?
    Im talking about volume, tone etc...
    It does not look so professional with stickers. And I do not want to write with a pencil. :scowl:
     
  2. Dan

    Dan

    Jul 26, 2004
    Newcastle, UK
    you can get transfers that just slide on.
     
  3. jock

    jock

    Jun 7, 2000
    Stockholm, Sweden
    Ok, whats that? I might know but english is not my first language. Is it the same pricipal as the decals on a Fender headstock? Can I print these transfers in my simple HP printer?
    Where can they be bought?
    Many questions. :D
    Thanks BTW!!!
     
  4. Dan

    Dan

    Jul 26, 2004
    Newcastle, UK
    yeah, they are pretty much the same as the fender decals, same principal any way. you cant print them yourself (as far as i know).
    I don't know where you can get them though. I would try Guitar accessories websites or your local guitar shop.

    sorry im not much help.
     
  5. Taylor Livingston

    Taylor Livingston Supporting Member Commercial User

    Dec 25, 2002
    Louisiana, US
    Owner, Iron Ether Electronics
    Try the message boards at commonsound.com. They make custom pedals and they use these transfers to label them. I don't know where you could get them, but I know they do.
     
  6. Jazzin'

    Jazzin' ...Bluesin' and Funkin'

    print them onto stickers
     
  7. Edwcdc

    Edwcdc I call shotgun!

    Jul 21, 2003
    Columbia MD USA
    You may be able to buy very small peel and stick letters. Use a straight edge to put them on neatly. Check any office supply store.
     
  8. Basonsubatomia

    Basonsubatomia

    Nov 8, 2002
  9. jock

    jock

    Jun 7, 2000
    Stockholm, Sweden
    Thanks a lot guys!