Monthly Archives: November 2011

Warehouse Guitar Speakers

I’d like to let everyone know about some new favorite speakers from WGS. For those who don’t know about WGS, they are located in Paducah, KY and all the speakers are built at their facility here in the USA. They have … Continue reading

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Gain, Headroom, Volume and Power

Gain, Headroom, Volume and Power Let’s start with GAIN. There are several ways to measure gain but in guitar amplifiers, when gain is discussed, we usually mean voltage gain. In this case, gain is the ratio of input voltage to … Continue reading

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Comparing different types of effects loops

I’ve come to realize that there is a lot of confusion and misinformation floating around regarding effects loops.  First, what is an effects loop?  Generally speaking, an effects loop (aka FX loop) is a set of connections on an amp … Continue reading

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