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real standby - switch

Discussion in 'Effects [BG]' started by contrabassie, Jun 1, 2004.

  1. contrabassie


    Mar 11, 2003
    Someone made me a real switch - standby, so I can choose between my bassguitar and my double bass. With the same pedal I can put my effects in standby. It's working OK except ... when I press one of the buttons, it makes a lot of noice. A kind of "plop" or "tok".
    What's the problem and how can it be fixed?
  2. tplyons


    Apr 6, 2003
    Madison, NJ
    Grounding maybe? I'm not sure of the details of your pedal. Care to elaborate?
  3. I think he means the switch makes a lound click as you press it down, like a mechanical thing.
  4. contrabassie


    Mar 11, 2003
    It's a kind of click indeed, sometimes it's loud, sometimes not :( .