How do I stop feedback from distortion on acoustic guitar?

Alright, before I get started the reason I am even attempting to use a distortion pedal with an acoustic guitar is because I have a primarily acoustic song that ends in distortion. I am aware of options such as an acoustic emulator for an electric guitar but i am not interested.

So when using a distortion pedal with the acoustic obviously feedback occurs. Basically my question is if anybody has attempted what I am doing and what noise reduction/ gate pedal they have used to stop the problem. I read about I.S.P decimators but i'm not sure.


There is a excellent discussion of this problem at:

Distortion Pedal for Acoustic Guitar

There are tons of different ideas for you to try. I am sure you will find a solution.


Click here to post comments

Join in and write your own page! It's easy to do. How? Simply click here to return to Ask Guitar Questions.

Page copy protected against web site content infringement by Copyscape