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Battery Powered Acoustic Guitar Combo


£309.00 Roland UK 401792 702701 4www.roland.co.uk


Portable battery powered guitar amplifiers are always dead useful, especially for busking, parties or even a picnic down your local park. The existing black Roland AC-33 and AC-60 battery powered acoustic chorus amplifiers are now also available in a new highly attractive rosewood finish, complete with matching brown grill-cloth. The new natural finish seems to work well, matching acoustic instruments nicely… and it blends in pretty well with the trendy furniture in your metrosexual bachelor pad, too! The electronics are designed to reflect the natural tone of acoustic


guitars and other folk instruments, plus the dual channel configuration and microphone inputs offers the user the choice of connecting either two instruments or one instrument and a microphone. What makes these amps particularly exciting is that they can operate for hours on one set of tiny AA batteries. The Roland AC-33 is the world’s first AA battery-powered amp designed specifically for the acoustic guitar. The dedicated instrument, XLR microphone, and AUX inputs are matched by awesome-sounding built-in digital stereo chorus, reverb and ambience effects, a highly useful intelligent automatic anti-feedback function, an onboard looper, and even an integrated tilt-back stand for enhanced sound projection. With a stereo 60-watt design and dual 6.5-inch speakers, the slightly


The Roland AC-33 and AC-60 are now available in a new attractive rosewood finish.


larger and more powerful AC-60 is perfect for situations where a little more volume and projection is desired. This more powerful alternative to the AC-33 also offers guitar and guitar/mic channels, as well as digital effects, anti-feedback, an AUX input, and an integrated tilt stand. Both amps pack a whole lot of amazing features alongside Roland’s formidable build quality but just to be on the safe side they both also come with a durable and stylish padded shoulder bag that provides excellent protection during transport. If you are planning to do any acoustic music, then look out for the new


rosewood-finished Roland AC-33 and AC-60: two fantastic amps that deliver great sounds and style for a modest amount of dosh! PM


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• New rosewood finish • Stereo Chorus Digital Reverb





• Ambience Effects Tilt-back legs for better sound dispersal





• Looper • •


Intelligent anti-feedback protection


Multiple inputs for Vocals, instruments, MP3 players or iPods


Drum set rack, with clamps and arms for pads and cymbals are included with both kits.


Roland’s popular AC-33 and AC-60 battery powered acoustic combos are now available in an attractive new rosewood finish.


The AC-60 is more powerful alternative to the AC-33: both amps pack in tons of amazing features.


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