View Full Version : Kala Acacia Tenor Amplification

10-13-2009, 05:10 PM
So i purchased one of these from MGM and i really want to amplify it. I am kind of scared of drilling a hole in it so been looking at removable external pickups, narrowed it down to a

Dean Markley
http://cgi.ebay.com/Dean-Markley-Artist-Transducer-Acoustic-Pickup_W0QQitemZ250417075586QQcmdZViewItemQQptZGui tar_Accessories?hash=item3a4e055582#ht_500wt_956

Schatten Dualie(Is it even removable?...)
http://cgi.ebay.com/Schatten-Dualie-OutsideR-External-Pickup-w-Jack_W0QQitemZ140347696873QQcmdZViewItemQQptZLH_De faultDomain_0?hash=item20ad5fe6e9#ht_2810wt_900

OR possibly a mi-si trio or fishman pickup if i'm man enough to drill...
Any input would be greatly appreciated especially anyone who has used the above products

10-13-2009, 07:14 PM
I have a fishman undersaddle pickup installed in my kala acacia tenor. It works great.
You can look at a great video about installing a pickup made by Rigk from Risa: