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Zoom AC-3
Acoustic Creator Preamp Pedal with Effects


The AC-3 Acoustic Creator is an enhanced direct box equipped with an effects generator, stereo outputs, and a compressor.
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The AC-3 Acoustic Creator is an enhanced direct box equipped with an effects generator, stereo outputs, and a compressor. With these features plus the same high-quality preamp and 3-band EQ as the AC-2, the AC-3 is an all-in-one acoustic toolkit that's an ideal companion for both live performance and in the studio.

ZOOM AC-3 Features:

  • 16 source guitar type/body presets for accurate tone re-creation
  • 15 target guitar type/body presets for tonal refinement
  • ¼” input
  • Two XLR balanced outs
  • Two ¼” outputs for mono or stereo connection to guitar amps, headphones, and audio interfaces
  • High-quality, low noise preamp
  • 9 effects with adjustable parameters
  • Piezo/magnetic input pickup select
  • Built-in compressor
  • 3-band equalizer
  • Input and output gain/sensitivity adjustable via single volume knob (patent pending)
  • Clipping indicator
  • Anti-feedback control
  • Boost switch for up to 9 dB of additional gain
  • Built-in chromatic visual-LED tuner
  • USB connection for firmware updates
  • Dual output jacks for connection to guitar amps and mono or stereo PA systems
  • Three power options: 2 x AA batteries, the included Zoom AD-16 power adapter
  • (9V DC in), or bus power via micro-USB port

ZOOM AC-3 Specifications:

  • Number of Source Guitar Models: 16
  • Number of Target Guitar Models: 15
  • Number of Effects: 9
    • Half Reverb
    • Mod Reverb
    • Tremolo
    • Pad
    • Chorus 1 & 2
    • Tape Echo
    • Analog Delay
    • Delay
  • Number of Balanced XLR Outputs: 2 (Mono/Stereo)
  • Number of 1/4" Outputs: 2 (Mono/Stereo)
  • Compression: Yes
  • 3 Band EQ (Bass / Mid / Treble): Yes
  • Anti Feedback / Boost Control: Yes

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