Fishman Aura

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Found this video of a tune from our Hillside set.  I'll miss pickin' with these guys.


With and Without Fishman installed/two nearly identical there a difference? You decide...

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So here's a comparison between 2 nearly identical dobro's. One has the Fishman, one doesn't. Does it affect the sound? Hmmm.

(sorry about the humming...).


Fishman Aura JD Imaging Pedal @ Discount Price


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Setting The Aura Pedal's Trim Control

Although the Aura pedal's 'trim' control adjustment procedure recommended by Fishman is effective in maximizing signal-to-noise while avoiding audible clipping distortion, I've unfortunately found that setting the pedal's trim control in the prescribed manner hasn't resulted in the most desirable sound.  As further explained below, based on my personal experience with the Aura pedal I'd suggest that rather than setting the trim control to obtain maximum signal-to-noise as recommended by Fishman, it instead be adjusted with the primary goal of obtaining the most natural and pleasing sound.

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