Control 2 identical amps with single footswitch?



Asked by: Debbie Benavidez

How can I run 2 amps at the same time?





Simply plug the guitar into the first input on the amp, then connect the second input to the first input on the second amp. The signal chain should then be: guitar – amp 1 first input – amp 1 second input – amp 2 first input. The guitar’s signal will then go through the first amp and into the second.

Can you split a remote wire for 2 amps?

You can splice the tip of the remote wire, just before you reach an amp, and tap 2 wires, one from each amp. Ive seen some people put a jumper wire from the remote terminal of one amp to the remote terminal of the 2nd amp. It works. But personally, I like the first one better.

Can you strap 2 different amps together?

For the most part, “Strapping” – aka ‘Bridging’ – TWO amps together is done to get Double the @1ohm Power Rating of One Amp. This makes the setup – AFTER “strapping” – stable ONLY to a 2-ohm final load .

How do you bridge 2 amps?

So I'll go to your positive speaker lead in the front left output which is negative 2 the negative speaker lead going to that particular speaker that you're trying to bridge. That's.

Can you daisy chain guitar amplifiers?





Daisy-chaining guitar amplifiers is certainly possible. The simplest way to achieve this is by connecting the guitar to the input of one amp, then outputting the signal to the input of another amp.

Why do guitarists use two amps?

Sometimes it’s just because they want different tones, sometimes it’s because their favorite amps for recording are too rare, or too valuable, or too fragile, or too heavy to take on the road, or sometimes it’s just for variety.

Can you ground two amps to the same spot?

As long as both amps are grounded to the same spot you should be able to avoid ground loop. Runing to a distro or running both grounds to the same spot ends up with the same result.

Can you run 2 amps off 1 capacitor?

A cap is only useful (if it’s already useful) if it’s connected as directly as possible to the amp that needs it. This is only possible if there are no fuses between that amp and the capacitor, but since every power wire needs its own fuse, there is no way to connect 2 amps to 1 cap in a secure way.

How do I split my RCA for multiple amps?

So now that I have these split I'll plug one R in right off the splitter. And then one in off the other. RCA. Turn the head and use it on. And I'll leave the other amp off just to show this.



Do using a RCA splitters reduce quality?

Major Contributor. There is no quality loss whatsoever from a splitter, provided that the source can drive the impedance of the two destinations in parallel.

How many times can you split an audio signal?

TL;DR You can split to any number of amplifiers you care to, but only a limited number of headphones. Try it on your particular player and see how it copes, as there will be differences. A music player output tends to be able to drive a pair of 32 ohm headphones to reasonable levels.