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by elevatoresque
Mon Aug 29, 2011 2:36 pm
Forum: HELP!
Topic: Need help with voltage for imported vintage synth
Replies: 8
Views: 1241

HELP, PLEASER re: issue with imported vintage synth

Hi, I bought the transformer as recommended from Amazon; it is the 100 watt version. However, I still can't get sound from this synth. The power light will come on, but no sound at all comes out. So I have two questions: One is, given the specs of the SX-1000 (which are shown in the picture posted h...
by elevatoresque
Tue Aug 16, 2011 2:20 am
Forum: HELP!
Topic: Need help with voltage for imported vintage synth
Replies: 8
Views: 1241

Re: Need help with voltage for imported vintage synth

Thanks, I'll give that one a try. Hopefully it works; I'm a little afraid that there's a problem with the synth itself, but it was obvious that the converter the store recommended wasn't working at all. Thanks again!
by elevatoresque
Tue Aug 16, 2011 1:47 am
Forum: HELP!
Topic: Need help with voltage for imported vintage synth
Replies: 8
Views: 1241

Re: Need help with voltage for imported vintage synth

Thanks...do you know what kind? The one I have at home is probably too powerful - it gives an electric hum when plugged in. The one I got from the store a while back (the same one recommended to me by the store) doesn't seem to give it enough power - the power light comes on but no sound. (The box r...
by elevatoresque
Tue Aug 16, 2011 12:44 am
Forum: HELP!
Topic: Need help with voltage for imported vintage synth
Replies: 8
Views: 1241

Need help with voltage for imported vintage synth

Hello! I'm completely clueless when it comes to voltage/electronics, so I need a little help. I recently obtained a vintage Jen SX-1000 from Europe (I'm in the United States). I have two voltage converters around the house, and figured one of them would work - one is for smaller appliances and the o...