• ACE 48

ACE 48

In close cooperation with leading players, we have redefined the standard for chromatic harmonicas in the 21st century. Service-friendly and developed to satisfy the highest musical requirements, the HOHNER ACE 48 also offers two revolutionary features: Acoustic Coupling Elements (ACE) enable uniquely variable sound design, while in addition the new VarioSpring - System permits exact adjustment of slide spring pressure to suit personal preferences.

Features

  • Removable Acoustic Coupling Elements (ACE) modify acoustic impedance to create your own tonal color and adjust weight distribution according to taste
  • New revolutionary VarioSpring - System to easily adjust spring pressure to suit individual playing styles
  • Unparalleled comfort through new ergonomic cover and mouthpiece design
  • CNC precision-milled mouthpiece, closed at the side to ensure silent, airtight slide action
  • Robust nylon zipper case which also functions as mobile workbench

Specifications

Acoustic Coupling Elementsbrass, 6pcs.
item nameACE 48
typechromatic
KeyC
Number of holes12
Reed plates1,2 mm brass
Reeds48 brass
CombABS, black
Cover surfacestainless steel
Mouthpiece surfacebrass, silver plated
Slide constructioncross alignment
Length16,2 cm
Tuning chart
BlowC4E4G4C5C5E5G5C6C6E6G6C7
Hole123456789101112Slide Out
DrawD4F4A4B(H)4D5F5A5B(H)5D6F6A6B(H)6
BlowDb4F4Ab4Db5Db5F5Ab5Db6Db6F6Ab6Db7
Hole123456789101112Slide In
DrawEb4F#4Bb4C5Eb5F#5Bb5C6Eb6F#6Bb6D7