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by masbass
Wed Feb 14, 2018 5:02 pm
Forum: HELP!
Topic: [NOOB] Roland D-50 info on .syx transfer
Replies: 6
Views: 2015

Re: [NOOB] Roland D-50 info on .syx transfer

Ah ok, I was hoping there was a way to somehow peek into those internal/expansion card memory banks via the midi cable however it seems the only way is a straight dump of whatever I want to browse. Oh well, thanks for your tips again!
by masbass
Tue Feb 13, 2018 2:07 pm
Forum: HELP!
Topic: [NOOB] Roland D-50 info on .syx transfer
Replies: 6
Views: 2015

Re: [NOOB] Roland D-50 info on .syx transfer

Sorry for not replying, was away for work. Thanks a lot for the long comprehensive reply, it seems I can't write directly to card on this synth so I'll have to do that workflow you described above. Have to look for an easy enough software solution so that I can show all that to my friend so he can c...
by masbass
Sat Feb 10, 2018 9:43 am
Forum: HELP!
Topic: [NOOB] Roland D-50 info on .syx transfer
Replies: 6
Views: 2015

[NOOB] Roland D-50 info on .syx transfer

Hello all, a friend resurrected a D-50 and asked me to help him source an expansion card from ebay. I stumbled into this great project here http://forum.vintagesynth.com/viewtopic.php?f=24&t=76886 and we thought why not give a little extra more and get 16 cards worth of size. So he did buy one, down...
by masbass
Sat Nov 11, 2017 10:46 pm
Forum: Gear Services & Other Goods
Topic: Custom-built multi-bank Roland M-256/M-512 memory cards
Replies: 466
Views: 188462

Re: Custom-built multi-bank Roland M-256/M-512 memory cards

Ordered one yesterday and now waiting for my paypal payment request so I can pay you, great job guys, Xmas came early this year :D :D :D
by masbass
Thu Nov 02, 2017 1:53 pm
Forum: Gear Services & Other Goods
Topic: Custom-built multi-bank Roland M-256/M-512 memory cards
Replies: 466
Views: 188462

Re: Custom-built multi-bank Roland M-256/M-512 memory cards

I suppose memory bank switching is not hotswappable right? When I want to switch to a different memory bank I should remove card, position the switches and insert it again?
by masbass
Mon Mar 13, 2017 10:46 am
Forum: Gear Services & Other Goods
Topic: Custom-built multi-bank Roland M-256/M-512 memory cards
Replies: 466
Views: 188462

Re: Custom-built multi-bank Roland M-256/M-512 memory cards

just when I was thinking "someone MUST have made a custom card by now somewhere in the world" for my Roland D50 I arrive at this glorious thread here. I understand these beauties are close to assembly by now so I'd like to ask how much one would cost + shipping within EU (Greece). Thanks, great work!