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Re: routing? mixers?
From: DialaThos@aol.com <DialaThos@aol.com>
>I'm running a fairly complicated signal path and now trying to integrate a
>Repeater into it. It's a Chapman Stick rig complete with a bass signal,
>stereo guitar signals and stereo guitar-synth signals all happening at
>Ideally I'd like a routing setup where I could be playing all 5 channels
>once.. but only looping any given "instrument." Barring that, I'd settle
>for just having everything go into the Repeater cleanly.
>Anybody know of any others or have any
>clever routing tips? I'd love some sort of volume pedal setup to
>what's going into the Repeater.
Here's an off the wall idea:
If your bass, stereo guitar, and stero guitar-synth signals are going to a
that has insert points on 1/4" TRS jacks, then you can try this. Go to
Shack and get stereo to mono headphone adapters. The plug end is TRS
1/4" and the jack end is TR mono. Plugging one of these into an insert
sends the signal right babck into the mixer channel and provides a 1/4"
unbalanced output that you can send to a volume pedal. Get three pedals
the Boss FV-60 because it will handle a stereo signal. Send the outputs of
these pedals to unused channels of your mixer and use an effect send to
signals to your Repeater. Alternately, send the pedal outputs to a
mixer. You can get a small Behringer for about $99 which might be just
for this task. (Plus I think they're cute!) Route an output of this
mixer to your Repeater and send the Repeater outputs back to your main
Let me know if you think I'm crazy as a loon or an evil genius!
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