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by mmryspace
Wed Jul 04, 2018 3:22 pm
Forum: HELP!
Topic: Kawai K1 gives out noise on the 8th note!
Replies: 1
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Re: Kawai K1 gives out noise on the 8th note!

Did you ever get this issue sorted out? I am curious if there is a fix. Thanks!
by mmryspace
Wed Jan 24, 2018 2:58 pm
Forum: General Synthesizers
Topic: Kawai K1 & Roland PMA-5 MIDI jacks powered or not?
Replies: 2
Views: 951

Re: Kawai K1 & Roland PMA-5 MIDI jacks powered or not?

You are confusing things: this is basically a passive box using MIDI signals - usually between 3.3 and 5 volt (about 5mA). Unlike newer technologies, MIDI was not designed to provide power, as devices it was meant connect were already powered. In fact, most devices provide galvanic isolation of MID...
by mmryspace
Tue Jan 23, 2018 6:38 pm
Forum: General Synthesizers
Topic: Kawai K1 & Roland PMA-5 MIDI jacks powered or not?
Replies: 2
Views: 951

Kawai K1 & Roland PMA-5 MIDI jacks powered or not?

Hi folks, My first post here regarding some newly acquired gear. I am trying to confirm whether or not the Kawai K1 and the Roland PMA-5 have MIDI jacks that are powered? For example, if I were to use the MIDI Solutions Quadra Thru Box MIDI Solutions Quadra Thru Box with these two pieces of hardware...