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Boss AD-2 Acoustic Preamp Pedal

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The tone of an acoustic guitar is created by the complex interaction of sounds from its body, top, strings, and other elements. And as you play with varying techniques, dynamics, and more, this intera... Click To Read More About This Product

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Gear returned in great condition, with only minor signs of use, such as slight scuffs or pick marks. It looks and plays like new and may be considered an equivalent to display units found in retail stores.
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Overview

The tone of an acoustic guitar is created by the complex interaction of sounds from its body, top, strings, and other elements. And as you play with varying techniques, dynamics, and more, this interaction constantly evolves to create the rich, woody sound we love. Unfortunately, the standard undersaddle piezo pickups installed on most stage guitars simply can’t reproduce this resonant complexity. The AD-2’s Acoustic Resonance effect solves this issue by analyzing the input signal as you play, and then employing advanced processing to beautifully recreate your guitar’s naturally evolving tone. Twisting the one-knob control adjusts multiple parameters inside the AD-2 to achieve the perfect tonal balance for any style, from delicate fingerpicking to intense strumming.

Enhance Your Guitar with Pro-Quality Reverb
After using Acoustic Resonance to bring back your guitar’s natural, intimate tone, adding some further depth and dimension with a little reverb makes it that much better. With the AD-2’s Ambience effect, you can dial in studio-quality reverb for any performing environment. Unlike standard reverbs that can cloud an acoustic guitar’s sound, the optimized BOSS algorithms in the AD-2 produce lush, deep ambience that perfectly complements your instrument’s voice. Like the Acoustic Resonance effect, a simple one-knob control tweaks many interlocked parameters under the hood, giving you access to a wide range of detailed reverb sounds.

DI Output and Feedback Killer
The AD-2 features two independent outputs for performance flexibility. Connect the Output jack to your acoustic guitar amp or stage monitor, and use the Line Out to send a balanced signal direct to the PA mixer. It’s even possible to turn off the Ambience effect in the Line Out signal, giving the PA engineer the flexibility to add their own reverb at the board. And if you encounter any low-frequency feedback issues on stage, the AD-2’s notch filter has you covered. As soon as you hear that familiar rumble, just turn the Notch knob until it goes away. It’s that easy!

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Boss pedals - 5 year parts warranty
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BossAD-2 Acoustic Preamp Pedal
 
5.0

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5.0

I am very happy with this guitar pedal

By Rick

from Southeast Texas

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Pros

  • Excellent Sound
  • Good Warmth

Cons

    Best Uses

      Comments about Boss AD-2 Acoustic Preamp Pedal:

      It brings the warm acoustic sound back while being processes through the sound board.

       
      5.0

      Delivers On 'Promise'!

      By Riff Beach

      from Pensacola, FL

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      Pros

      • Durable, intuitve, Rock Solid in every way......

      Cons

      • None that I can think of..........

      Best Uses

      • Balance Acoustic-Electric Guitars

      Comments about Boss AD-2 Acoustic Preamp Pedal:

      This rock solid pedal from BOSS is easy-to-use, well constructed and just solid in every way. As good as a BodyRez pedal, but a bit more capability to 'tweak' your Acoustic "plugged" sound and tone. Nothing fancy here, but it delivers on its promise and having a TRS Balanced Line Out allows users to integrate into live performances quite easily when working with a Sound Tech. Five Stars!!!

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