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by Adam C.
Sat Jun 28, 2014 5:32 pm
Forum: General Synthesizers
Topic: KAWAI K5000 Cool Blue LCD!
Replies: 75
Views: 66905

Re: KAWAI K5000 Cool Blue LCD!

Wow! That is terrible! I'm always paranoid about attempting projects like this, and your story doesn't do much to lessen my fears. I'm very sorry to hear about your predicament. Hopefully it can be salvaged. (Thanks for the warning to the rest of us by the way!)
by Adam C.
Sat Jun 28, 2014 11:12 am
Forum: General Synthesizers
Topic: "Leslie" Simulation for B-3 Sounds Using a Roland D-50
Replies: 3
Views: 2289

Re: "Leslie" Simulation for B-3 Sounds Using a Roland D-50

Surprisingly, there's actually quite a lot that can be coaxed from some of these older keyboards.
by Adam C.
Wed Jun 25, 2014 11:24 pm
Forum: General Synthesizers
Topic: "Leslie" Simulation for B-3 Sounds Using a Roland D-50
Replies: 3
Views: 2289

"Leslie" Simulation for B-3 Sounds Using a Roland D-50

I remember back in the early '90's reading in Keyboard Magazine about how to use the built-in "Chorus" effect on the Roland D-50 synthesizer to emulate the "speeding-up and slowing-down" of a rotating Leslie Speaker on Hammond B-3 sounds, (in order to make them sound more believable.) The original i...
by Adam C.
Wed Jun 18, 2014 5:34 pm
Forum: General Synthesizers
Topic: Why are Casio CZ synth prices so high?
Replies: 38
Views: 9561

Re: Why are Casio CZ synth prices so high?

skunk3 wrote:I had a CZ-3000 for a while and it was pretty decent. I'd still much rather have something like a SY-77 though.
Well nobody said that it had to be either or! (I mean...the more synths, the better...right?) :D
by Adam C.
Sat Jun 14, 2014 7:03 am
Forum: General Synthesizers
Topic: Why are Casio CZ synth prices so high?
Replies: 38
Views: 9561

Re: Why are Casio CZ synth prices so high?

I had a CZ-1 which I sold, (and immediately regretted doing so), about 10 years ago. I just bought a CZ-3000 off of e-Bay earlier today which should be here sometime next week, and I'm really excited about it. I've always had a soft-spot in my heart for the CZ line I guess, and I can't wait to start...
by Adam C.
Wed Jun 11, 2014 9:31 am
Forum: HELP!
Topic: D550 LCD Nightmare
Replies: 8
Views: 1868

Re: D550 LCD Nightmare

vcs3 wrote:Can you show us a photo?
I'd be curious to see it too, if that's possible.