NGD (used) LEFTY AE185

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NGD (used) LEFTY AE185

Postby tommyga » Sat Nov 09, 2019 2:20 pm

Got a real good deal on this Lefty AE185. Gold Hardware, NICE Binding, looks like Flamed Maple.
Have any of you guys tried to run the Acoustic side in to some kind of an Acoustic Processor/Pedal? ..maybe like a Zoom A3, or maybe a TC Play Acoustic? I want to use this guitar on my solo gigs. [img]AE185%20Body.png[/img], [img]AE185%20Case.png[/img]
Thank you men,
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Re: NGD (used) LEFTY AE185

Postby HarlowTheFish » Sat Nov 09, 2019 4:44 pm

I use the Acoustic Sim effect on my Boss GT100 and Katana to run my acoustic's piezo through. Sounds pretty good considering the Katana can be had for $199 brand new (for the 50w combo, I have the head) and the GT100 is like $250 on Reverb all day. Nice that with the GT I can run effects and stuff on a parallel path and some stereo reverb at the end.

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Re: NGD (used) LEFTY AE185

Postby tommyga » Sun Nov 10, 2019 1:06 am

Gang,
I just noticed the (2) pictures I tried to add didn't work. I tried to just copy/paste them from my computer. Can you tell me the correct way to do it?

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Re: NGD (used) LEFTY AE185

Postby HarlowTheFish » Sun Nov 10, 2019 9:19 am

You can host them somewhere and embed here or upload them as attachments on the forum (but they need to be a certain size for that).

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Re: NGD (used) LEFTY AE185

Postby tommyga » Mon Nov 11, 2019 12:54 am

Here are the 2 pictures..(I hope).
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Re: NGD (used) LEFTY AE185

Postby ElfDude » Mon Nov 11, 2019 6:23 am

Great score!

The AE185 is a super-cool guitar! :mrgreen:
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Re: NGD (used) LEFTY AE185

Postby dbone » Mon Nov 11, 2019 6:34 am

Acoustic pup:Play acoustic/mesa rosette/out to pa.
Electric mesa mark V
The piezo/side will benefit from going through the pa if you make the effort.
You can run everything thorough a guitar amp and the piezo will give you a alternate clean but it really shines when you split them up going through the pa with a bit a processing for the piezo and running your electric signal through your git amp.
The AE185 can rip
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Re: NGD (used) LEFTY AE185

Postby tommyga » Mon Nov 11, 2019 11:40 pm

Hey guys,
any of you try running it thru a ZOOM A3? I have access to one, and thought I might give it a shot in a few days..(when I can get my hands on it). Every try it?


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