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

    item nameACE 48
    typechromatic
    KeyC
    Number of holes12
    Reed plates1,2 mm brass
    Reeds48 brass
    CombABS, black
    Acoustic Coupling Elementsbrass, 6pcs.
    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