Jump to content

Welcome to CustomsForge Forums
Register now to gain access to all of our features. Once registered and logged in, you will be able to create topics, post replies to existing threads, give reputation to your fellow members, get your own private messenger, post status updates, manage your profile and so much more. This message will be removed once you have signed in.
Login to Account Create an Account

Learn & Play Rocksmith!

Want to play the songs you love? Registration and the use of this website is 100% free.
The only thing you need is a legal copy of Rocksmith 2014 w/ a cable. Click here to buy it.
 
Having trouble logging in or registering? Please click "Support" below.


Announcements

End of the month goal with the remaining renewals!

CustomsForge Developer & Moderator volunteer positions are open! (Moderator, Bootstrap/CSS/Datatables/jQuery, PHP/MySQL/Laravel)
Click here to apply

Join us on Posted ImageDiscord | Posted ImageFacebook | Posted ImageTwitter | Posted ImagePatreon


Photo

Splitter - Does anyone use one of these?

- - - - -

  • Please log in to reply
7 replies to this topic

#1
Offline   missis sumner

missis sumner

    Not exactly an early adopter...

  • Donator
  • PipPipPipPipPipPipPip
  • 1,525 posts
  • 43 thanks
  • LocationUK

http://www.maplin.co...cts-pedal-r62rg

 

Specifically, with Rocksmith, and preferably with a bass signal?

 

I currently use a Y-cable to split my signal between my amp, and PC (well, Mac), but obviously I have no real control on the volume to the two, because Rocksmith likes full volume, and my amp (well, my neighbour) doesn't... ;)


All about the bass, no treble...

 

https://docs.google....WP8/edit#gid=37


#2
Offline   firekorn

firekorn

    Done Nothing for the Community

  • Administrator

  • PipPipPipPipPipPipPipPip
  • 3,657 posts
  • 516 thanks
  • LocationVillers-Cotterêts, France

You could always use a volume pedal before your amp to adjust it to a reasonnable level.


Firekorn's workshop
In Flames Discography

#FirekornHasDoneNothingForTheCommunity


#3
Offline   missis sumner

missis sumner

    Not exactly an early adopter...

  • Donator
  • PipPipPipPipPipPipPip
  • 1,525 posts
  • 43 thanks
  • LocationUK

You could always use a volume pedal before your amp to adjust it to a reasonnable level.

 

But I like the idea of getting rid of the Y-cable - it's only a short one and it gets in my way. :)


All about the bass, no treble...

 

https://docs.google....WP8/edit#gid=37


#4
Offline   fripponomic

fripponomic

    Stratist

  • Rocksmith Championship Organizer

  • PipPipPipPipPipPipPipPip
  • 2,058 posts
  • 152 thanks
  • LocationGermany

It shouldn't be a problem. I use a cheap A/B Y splitter box which is quite the same, just without volume potis. And it works very well.

For your amp volume, why don't you just use your amp volume controls?



#5
Offline   missis sumner

missis sumner

    Not exactly an early adopter...

  • Donator
  • PipPipPipPipPipPipPip
  • 1,525 posts
  • 43 thanks
  • LocationUK

It shouldn't be a problem. I use a cheap A/B Y splitter box which is quite the same, just without volume potis. And it works very well.

For your amp volume, why don't you just use your amp volume controls?

 

With my bass at full volume, there's not a lot of fine tuning on the amp - it's either almost off or bloody loud!  I daren't turn the volume knob more than an eight of a turn. :(


All about the bass, no treble...

 

https://docs.google....WP8/edit#gid=37


#6
Offline   fripponomic

fripponomic

    Stratist

  • Rocksmith Championship Organizer

  • PipPipPipPipPipPipPipPip
  • 2,058 posts
  • 152 thanks
  • LocationGermany

then this Behringer pedal should be a perfect solution



#7
Offline   missis sumner

missis sumner

    Not exactly an early adopter...

  • Donator
  • PipPipPipPipPipPipPip
  • 1,525 posts
  • 43 thanks
  • LocationUK

I was just about to post, "well, that was a waste of money", but thinking about it - I can still use it...

 

It's not working as I thought it would.  One input does not split into two volume controlled outputs at the same time, it splits into one OR the other output at a controlled (variable) volume.  Bugger.

 

Still, I can use it, but I won't be able to get rid of the splitter cable.


All about the bass, no treble...

 

https://docs.google....WP8/edit#gid=37


#8
Offline   delwin

delwin

    Beginner Guitarist

  • Member
  • Pip
  • 17 posts
  • 0 thanks
  • LocationIndiana

I bet you could rewire it fairly easily and run direct to one output jack while the volume pot is inline with the other output.