FDP Home Page / FDP Forum / Classifieds / FAQ's / Links / Cookbook

The FDP is made possible by the following companies and individual members like you.
Please use the links below to show them we value their sponsorship.

Amplified Parts

Guitar Center

MOD KITS DIY

WD Music

Musician's Friend

www.thetubestore.com

The Music Zoo

Jensen Loudspeakers

Sweetwater

Amazon

Bill Lawrence Pickups

Antique Electronics Supply


* God bless America and our men and women in uniform *

* Illegitimi non carborundum! *

If you benefit and learn from the FDP and enjoy our site, please help support us and become a Contributing Member or make a Donation today! The FDP counts on YOU to help keep the site going with an annual contribution. It's quick and easy with PayPal. Please do it TODAY!

Chris Greene, Host & Founder

Registered Members: 64,000+

LOST YOUR PASSWORD?

......................................................................

  For Sale/Wanted Classifieds

 
FDP Jam
Calendar
Find musicians
in your area!
  Search the Forums  

ALL FDP MEMBERS CAN NOW POST IN MOE'S

FDP Forum / Performer's Corner / Wireless Gone Bad

mwieser

SF Bay Area

But right now I need a telecaster and..
Feb 11th, 2012 01:02 PM   Edit   Profile   Print Topic   Search Topic

Not sure where to post this but anyhow, right in the middle of playing my Line6 wireless unit stops working correctly: signal to amp is about a quarter it's normal strength. Any suggestions where I can start as far as trying to repair myself? Tried new batteries and connector cable....No luck.

Tony Wright

Stillwater, OK

Built for comfort, not for speed.
Feb 11th, 2012 10:46 PM   Edit   Profile   Print Topic   Search Topic

I do not know anything about Line6 wireless...that said, it won't stop me...

Many wireless xmit or rcvrs have a gain or sensitivity or output adjustment...small rotary knob or set screw, etc. Maybe you just need to tweak that.

It is possible that you are in an area where the same radio frequencies are being used by other commercial applications...often, you cannot hear the other conflicting source, etc. So, if your Line 6 is a true diversity with multiple channels, try switching channels.

Finally, find an authorized warranty repair shop and take it in.

===============
EDITED TO ADD:

It is not that your Line 6 "went bad"...it simply made some bad choices. It all comes back to Sunderland's Theory of Differential Association and the value that your Line 6 places on the behavior that led to this change in performance.

(This message was last edited by Tony Wright at 10:48 PM, Feb 11th, 2012)

talk_2_joe

England

Feb 12th, 2012 01:08 AM   Edit   Profile   Print Topic   Search Topic

=D nice edit

69tele

Rockin Gibraltar

Thou Shalt Gas !
Feb 12th, 2012 11:44 AM   Edit   Profile   Print Topic   Search Topic

If i'm not mistaken the Line6 product is digital and does not use regular radio frequencies ?

Certainly worth trying at a different location

Tony Wright

Stillwater, OK

Built for comfort, not for speed.
Feb 12th, 2012 08:56 PM   Edit   Profile   Print Topic   Search Topic

Ah dun knowd nuttin bout burthin no digital babies, Miss Scarlett.

(...obscure reference with editorial license to lines from the movie Gone With The Wind.)

Twangmeister
Contributing Member
*****

ENC

I'm your captain.
Feb 13th, 2012 09:41 AM   Edit   Profile   Print Topic   Search Topic

My first experience with wireless was an AM device called the "Wireless Wizard" back about 1970.

There was the horrors of lo-fi AM signal to an AM tuner. And then at several jobs, my signal competed with an AM station.

At one we were asked to take a really long break so the audience could hear a ball game.

FDP Forum / Performer's Corner / Wireless Gone Bad




Reply to this Topic
Display my email address             Lost your password?
Your Message:
Link Address (URL):
Link Title:




Moderators: Black Hole Gang  Chris Greene  EA6B  Iron Man  reverendrob  

FDP, LLC Privacy Policy: Your real name, username, and email
are held in confidence and not disclosed to any third parties, sold, or
used for anything other than FDP Forum registration unless you specifically authorize disclosure.

Furtkamp.com 
Internet Application Development

Copyright © 1999-2014 Fender Discussion Page, LLC   All Rights Reserved