#1
i've got a fender 212 solid state and when i turn it to the higher gain setting i get a lot of hissing (when volume is at 8 and up). using a distortion pedal will allow me to turn off the distortion quicker/easier, but i'm not sure if it will still screech when i put in the distortion. another idea is to get a noise suppressor pedal. but i'm not sure how much noise that will cut out.


what do you suggest?


and getting another amp isn't really an option at this point.
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#3
ya, but with the black grill cloth.


like the color matters...
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#4
noise gate.

should take out any hiss/hum and you can control to what degree it cuts back noise.

also....maybe turn down the gain on your amp.
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noise gate.

should take out any hiss/hum and you can control to what degree it cuts back noise.

also....maybe turn down the gain on your amp.



well that's the thing, i need/like a lot of gain for my music, so cutting down my gain affects my tone.
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#8
^what do you usually have the gain set at? (out of 10)

chances are it'll be cured with a noisegate.
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#9
you don't need as much gain/volume as you think you do. trust me.

just a good eq job.

and isp decimater.
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#10
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^what do you usually have the gain set at? (out of 10)

chances are it'll be cured with a noisegate.



10.
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#11
dayumm, yea get a noisegate if you're running that much all the time.
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#12
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10.

turn it down.
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#13
TS, just curious what kinda music/bands you play?
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at least his cleans are godlike

sarcasm i hope?
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sarcasm i hope?

lol, yeah
there not bad actually
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