JOYO Reviews
Another representation of an mid-humped Green overdrive pedal, which is excellen...
David Hunter on 10/07/2016
5
The 'British' is an amp simulator, meant to enable you to produce the sound of a...
andy butler on 05/07/2016
5
My first day pedal still one of my favourites! It is a great pedal with heaps of...
Lincoln on 20/07/2016
4
When I bought this pedal, having very little knowledge about Joyo, I wasn't expe...
Lincoln on 20/07/2016
4
Also, another pedal I bought for my father along British sound. There are few is...
Filip on 05/07/2016
4
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EQ & Preamps

EQ & Preamps

An acoustic guitar or ukulele preamp converts the acoustic signal and amplifies it, making it strong enough for additional processing using equalisation and effects or for sending the audio to a power amp.  

To work, the preamp/eq system will utilise some form of pick up, acoustic guitars use a piezo pick up, (pronounced “pee-YAY-zoh”) it sits under the bridge and will work by picking up vibration from the strings. The signal is then transferred to the Preamp.. This is unlike electric guitar pickups that are magnetic and detects vibration from the electromagnetic field.

For acoustic guitar players, the part of the guitar amp with EQ is where the action happens, sometimes a tuner and gain controls will be located where the preamp will be. This allows the player to adjust the tone, before it is sent off out to the amplifier.

The 6.35mm output on a guitar will be connected to the preamp internally, insert your guitar cable into the jack output and this is taken off to the amplifier or PA. Controls on the EQ, phase can make a dramatic difference to the sound your guitar will make when connected to an amp, adjusting lows, mids, highs and phase signals to eliminate feedback.

Guitar preamps can be plugged directly into mixers and audio interfaces as well, which makes them quite convenient for practice gigs & recording.

A JOYO preamp can be fitted to many instruments, ukulele, violin, bass, acoustic and electric guitars.

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The JOYO 505 EQ is a quality PreAmp 5 Band EQualiser & Tuner for Acoustic and Classical Guitars ..
£18.95
The JOYO EQ PreAmp has to be our favourite EQ, it does everything. With MP3 features built in you c..
£24.95
The JOYO EQ JE-52 is a pre amp, pick-up and 3 band equaliser system with balanced and unbalanced out..
£19.95
The JOYO EQ-504 is a 4-band EQ with built in tuning function. Just press the tuner button to turn o..
£17.95
The JE 63 Ukulele is a fantastic preamp for your Ukulele.With it's built in tuner and 3 band eq yo..
£24.95
The JOYO JE-306 is an Acoustic Guitar 5-Band Preamp EQ with Volume Bass Middle & Treble Guitar T..
£19.95
The JOYO JE-307 is a 5-Band EQ Equalizer for Acoustic Guitars. A full Preamp kit with Phase mode, Pi..
£24.95
The Joyo JE-53 is a Guitar Preamp EQ & Tuner designed for folk classical and acoustic guitars. S..
£17.95
The JOYO JT-53 is a digital tuner made for fitting into the body of electric or acoustic instruments..
£10.95
The JOYO guitar pickup is a quality pick-up, a quick and easy way to amplify your guitar's sound. Id..
£4.99
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