The guitar pedal order is important because having effects in your signal chain can potentially degrade your guitar’s tone. A basic rule of thumb is to put the volume and non-destructive effects up front, or closest to your guitar while the modulation and time effects like delay go at the end.
Thankfully, there’s a nifty graphic in this blog post for you so you don’t have to remember which types of pedals go first or last in your signal chain. Check it out below or click here.
If you want more tips and tricks on how to set up your pedal board, make sure to check out the lesson below where Gary will show you an easy way to build your own pedal board and set up your effects for the best tonal results.
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