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    I recently bought a Para DI to use on gypsy jazz gigs with large PAs. Does anyone have any recommendations on where to start with the settings? I'm a little overwhelmed with the choices and flexibility. How do you set it flat, especially with the notches and midrange sweep?

    I'm playing a Gitane with a K&K Pure Macaferri pickup, and I'm looking for a big, warm sound, similar to what you'd get out of a nylon string guitar. This guitar doesn't behave like a Martin/Guid/Gibson/Taylor, and that's not the sound I'm going for anyway.

    Thanks in advance.

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    To set everything flat, just set everything to '0' or straight up. As far as where to start the EQ for your jazz guitar, I'm afraid I can't really help you. I'm not to familiar with them specifically. Generally though, adding warmth can be done with the mid knob set to about 2 o' clock, and the knob marked KHZ at around the .8 mark.

    There's no better experience than listening for yourself. I hope that helps a little.