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by Mike Boogie
Wed Mar 29, 2017 11:11 pm
Forum: Dual Caliber
Topic: DC-5 FX Loop Mod, Series/Parallel Switch
Replies: 8
Views: 5333

Re: DC-5 FX Loop Mod, Series/Parallel Switch

Correct. It's only active in parallel.
by Mike Boogie
Mon Jan 02, 2017 2:01 pm
Forum: Dual Caliber
Topic: DC-5 FX Loop Mod, Series/Parallel Switch
Replies: 8
Views: 5333

Re: DC-5 FX Loop Mod, Series/Parallel Switch

You're welcome. So it's working now?
by Mike Boogie
Mon Jan 02, 2017 1:23 am
Forum: Dual Caliber
Topic: DC-5 FX Loop Mod, Series/Parallel Switch
Replies: 8
Views: 5333

Re: DC-5 FX Loop Mod, Series/Parallel Switch

Hi, In your photos: 1. The pre-existing red wire that is attached to the top terminal of the potentiometer, must be detached and connected to the middle-right terminal of your switch. 2. The top-right terminal of your switch must be connected via a new red wire to the top terminal of your potentiome...
by Mike Boogie
Mon Jan 25, 2016 10:09 pm
Forum: Dual Caliber
Topic: DC-5 FX Loop Mod, Series/Parallel Switch
Replies: 8
Views: 5333

Re: DC-5 FX Loop Mod, Series/Parallel Switch

I use a GT-8 (in manual mode) via the 4-cable-method, and the signal gets a bit squashed in the loop portion. Usually it doesn't bother me, but sometimes it does. It's kind of convenient to just flip a switch on the back of the amp, with the mix knob already dialed in, and then just switch to anothe...
by Mike Boogie
Thu Jan 07, 2016 8:22 am
Forum: Dual Caliber
Topic: Going to re-tolex early DC-5, need a couple parts...
Replies: 4
Views: 2246

Re: Going to re-tolex early DC-5, need a couple parts...

Since you are retolexing, you could fill the holes, redrill them the diameter of the bolts, tolex the amp, and use the same chrome bars as the Express uses. I'm assuming the spacing is the same on both amps, you might want to verify that.
by Mike Boogie
Thu Dec 17, 2015 3:01 pm
Forum: Dual Caliber
Topic: DC-5 FX Loop Mod, Series/Parallel Switch
Replies: 8
Views: 5333

DC-5 FX Loop Mod, Series/Parallel Switch

Hello fellow DC-5 modders, I came up with a simple design for switching between a series or parallel FX loop. I've gathered insight from this forum in the past and thought I should reciprocate. My design: http://i.imgur.com/R5DOSUil.png Wiring: http://i.imgur.com/naeXnz0l.jpg Drilled hole: http://i....