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Stomp Boxes

Discussion in 'Effects [BG]' started by ImNotGeddyLee, Apr 19, 2001.

  1. Is it really dangerous to leave pedals plugged in when not in use (either ac plug or instrument cable)? I have my pedal board and just wanted to know if it will hurt it if i leave them all plugged in all the time.
  2. leftybassdog

    leftybassdog Senior Supporting Member

    No , it wont hurt to keep them plugged in if you dont use batteries,
  3. SuperDuck


    Sep 26, 2000
    To expand on the previous post, many stompboxes that are being powered by batteries only drain when there is a cable making contact in the input. THEREFORE, you should be fine if it is powered by an electrical cable.