#1
I was wondering what type of tone I should expect from by passing the preamp section of my orang
e dark terror. I would be doing this tthrough the fx loop and an ab switch. I am hoping it would be realtiveky clean would anyone with experience with not just my amp but any other amp please comment thanks. Btw I don't currently have the amp hence the question.
#3
Well there would be an eq pedal running and some form of tube screamer so I wouldn't say there would be no preamp.
#4
Well first of all, what are you trying to accomplish with this?

From what you're describing right now, it will sound pretty terrible, even with an EW and tube screamer.
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#5
Indeed, it wont be desirable.
Don't quote me on this, but I suppose you could run an ABY-switch in between the actual input and a separate pre-amp you like in the loop. Again, I don't know this for sure, but it seems pretty logical to me. :')
#6
So you're gonna run a tubescreamer into the power section of a 15W amp known for it's crunch... and expect a squeaky clean sound?


If you want a squeaky clean amp without any breakup a Sunn Alpha or Roland Jazz Chorus is your best bet.
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#7
plugging into the effects return will put you right into the power amp. With no preamp gain, it'll be basically like playing a clean amp. The TS9 will give you the normal amount of slight breakup. Not sure why you'd want to play it like this. I mean, you could use it as a power amp for a pod or something that way, but just running a tubescreamer into the power amp probably won't sound ideal.
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