Stereo guitar rig out of phase.

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I have been on a long quest for the “perfect” guitar tone. I play a 1984-85 Guild Aviator, and it’s my one and only. I recently bought a Motion Sound kp-408 3D stereo keyboard amp. It has 2 offset 8” speakers. (looks very similar to the stereo Gibson) 2 channels, and 2 stereo pairs per channel (L and R) I’m running a stereo delay, a stereo phaser, and a mono reverb, through channel 2(L and R) and plugging directly into the amp on channel 1 (L). I use a 1/4” Y to combine the two channels before I plug it into the guitar. The problem I’m having is that it sounds out of phase sometimes, and I can’t keep my guitar in tune. I am in the market for a deluxe reverb 12” to add to my rig in hopes that it will help. Any ideas or suggestions?

G, Jones Al

One Thought on Stereo guitar rig out of phase.
    15 Feb 2021
    4:12am
    Comment:

    If it sounds out-of-phase with all those stereo effects running, it almost certainly is.
    I’d start over with no effects, no Y-cord, just straight, and start adding things until you get to the straw that breaks your camel’s back.

    I apologize for not being able to comment further, but I have no experience with the specific gear you’ve got there.
    The “start over” bit works regardless.
    Good luck and check back when/if you get the little Fender too.
    That’s more my speed.

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