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I want to build a 1/8" audio selector box with 4-5 inputs and 1 output. Answered

I want to build a 1/8" audio selector box with 4-5 inputs and 1 output (i.e. 4-5 audio sources and 1 set of speakers) and be able to toggle amongst the sources. 
I bought a 2 Pole, 6 position rotary switch:2-Pole, 6-Position Rotary Switch
Will this work, or should I get something else?
other recommendations welcome!

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seandogue
seandogue

11 years ago

Although there are other ways to accomplish it, a DP6T rotary switch will do the job just fine.

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Re-design
Re-design

11 years ago

It should, as long as it's non-shorting.  Most amps need a load when working so it would be best to only change the selector when the amps are off.