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Plugging tuners into parallel inputs
Old 11th September 2012
  #1
Gear Head
 
๐ŸŽง 10 years
Plugging tuners into parallel inputs

Is it ok to plug a tuner into the other parallel input on an amp since theyre parallel the tuner should be seeing the same voltage as the other input right? Well I tried it and it worked. Is there a potetntial to damage the amp doing this? What if there is a high gain and a low gain input? I have some knowledge of electronics but im worried that i know just enough to be dangerous.
Old 12th September 2012
  #2
Lives for gear
 
๐ŸŽง 15 years
Hi
You won't damage the amp and I would expect there is some form of crude limiter in the tuner which allows it to accept a wide range of input levels. It is after all only 'looking' for the zero crossing points of whatever signal it sees, so that it can work out the timing and hence the frequency..
Matt S
Old 12th September 2012
  #3
Gear Head
 
๐ŸŽง 10 years
Thanks.
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