Where to place an outborard preamp in the signal chain?

Discussion in 'Effects [BG]' started by anyonefortennis, Sep 14, 2005.

  1. anyonefortennis

    anyonefortennis Supporting Member

    Jun 28, 2005
    Lincoln, NE
    First? Last? Somewhere in between?

    I'd like to add a sadowsky outboard to my board that currently has tuner, volume pedal, compressor, od.
  2. i'd put it first
  3. David Wilson

    David Wilson Administrator Staff Member Administrator Supporting Member

    Oct 14, 2002
    Lower Westchester, NY
    if you want to use the DI, put it last
  4. tplyons


    Apr 6, 2003
    Madison, NJ
    Tuner first, then preamp for me, then the rest of your effects.

    David's right though, if you want to use the DI, put it last.