Tone Lok Help

Discussion in 'Effects [BG]' started by krazy_olie, Sep 26, 2004.

  1. krazy_olie


    May 10, 2004
    I bought an ibanez pd-7 for £20 +postage of some through a forum it arrived, it worked great. This morning i had problems with it's bypass switch, now it will hardly work, anyone know how to fix it?
  2. Beav

    Beav Graphics Whore

    Jul 17, 2003
    Middle Tennessee
    Designer: Beav's Graphics
    Did you check the battery? If so check the input/ouput jacks and see if anything's loose.
  3. Tecx

    Tecx Radio Rock Leads To Sterility

    Jun 9, 2002
    Halifax, NS, Canada
    Hey man 1st and 2nd gen tone lok's have ****e switches... FOr some reason the SB-7s where ok, but everything else was real bad... It may be toast... Sorry bro...


  4. krazy_olie


    May 10, 2004
    :bassist: though i'd try a different battery, and amazingly it worked, must a been a bad battery, was worried 'cos i though it was that common switch problem,
  5. tplyons


    Apr 6, 2003
    Madison, NJ
    The switches are crap, but those things die suddenly when the battery drops below a certain point. No warning, just death.
  6. murdermilk


    Feb 5, 2004
    I use mine with an Ibanez brand power adapter, and it's never given me trouble. Sometimes when you stomp it, it doesn't turn on, but you just need to break in the springs a bit and you've got a good switch.