DISC BBE Acoustimax Acoustic Preamp Pedal

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DISC BBE Acoustimax Acoustic Preamp Pedal


In the four years since BBE last offered its award-winning 386 acoustic preamp, BBE's design and engineering teams studied the recording and sound reinforcement needs of serious acoustic players.

Product Ref: 23820

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The result is the Acoustimax, a foot-pedal-style (or "stompbox- style") acoustic preamp which raises the bar for amplified acoustic instrument sound quality. The BBE Acoustimax is used in both recording studios and live concerts.


  • Three band, recording-console quality eq with a sweepable mid-range band
  • Low-frequency notch filter
  • Phase reversal
  • Ground lift
  • Line level out
  • Dedicated tuner out
  • TRS effects loop
  • Pre/post switchable-balanced DI output with pad
  • Hardwire bypass
  • Non-slip rubber bottom

  • Frequency response: 50Hz to 20kHz
  • Treble: ±12dB @ 10kHz
  • Mid: ±12dB @ 400kHz to 2.5kHz
  • Bass: ±12dB @ 60kHz
  • Notch: 0 to -12dB @ 70Hz to 250kHz
  • BBE:
    • L o Contour: +15dB @ 50Hz
    • Process: +15dB @ 10kHz
  • Maximum output: +10dBu @ instrument jack
  • Noise:
    • Instrument jack: -98dBv (unity gain)
    • L ine out: -88dBv (+10dB gain)
  • Total harmonic distortion (THD): 0.05 @ 1kHz
  • Impedances:
    • Input: 2.2M Ohm
    • Tuner out: 2k Ohm
    • Line out: 1k Ohm
    • Instrument out: 2k Ohm
    • XLR out: 600 Ohm (* 0dBu=0.775Vrms)
  • Power requirements: DC inlet +12 VAC min. 200ma
  • Your order may be delivered with a plug adapter
    If any electrical items in your order are supplied with a United Kingdom plug connection, a suitable plug conversion adapter will be included free of charge.