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arma61

Splitter Blender (ROG) a switch instead of a pot?
« on: August 07, 2008, 05:52:40 AM »
Hi

let's say I have 2 pedalboards with different setups/FXs, and I want to use either one or the other but not both ,will it be ok if I connect a DPDT instead of the 25k-B pot like this (sorry for the bad drawing!)

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thx 4 help
Armando
"it's a matter of objectives. If you don't know where you want to go, any direction is about as good as any other." R.G. Keen

B Tremblay

Re: Splitter Blender (ROG) a switch instead of a pot?
« Reply #1 on: August 07, 2008, 06:27:12 AM »
Looks like that would be fine.
B Tremblay
runoffgroove.com

MikeH

Re: Splitter Blender (ROG) a switch instead of a pot?
« Reply #2 on: August 07, 2008, 12:28:07 PM »
Yes that would work, but you could do it a little simpler by building a passive loop box with 2 loops and one switch that selects either or.
"Sounds like a Fab Metal to me." -DougH

arma61

Re: Splitter Blender (ROG) a switch instead of a pot?
« Reply #3 on: August 07, 2008, 08:21:36 PM »
thanks mates,

I've already etched the pcb, and the idea of the 2 pedalboards come to my mind just after, so it's now another option for this little thing!

Armando
"it's a matter of objectives. If you don't know where you want to go, any direction is about as good as any other." R.G. Keen