tom Cadillac wrote:I;v got a pt30 and a mt65. Is the VLtone better than these? Don:t know. I always considered it a cult thing because of its historical place. Anyway if its better I:ll look out for one.
As to playing one live - I gigged the mt65 with an alesis bitrman a while back. It was evil! But I got a good bass sound to batter back at the aggressive bass player. I
These old casio love to meet the effect boxes and I;m sure there:s some much more lovely and delicate things to achieve than what I described...........
Apples and Oranges. The VL-1 can outout some really great bass and lead sounds with the right programming. That's why it's popular. The MT-65 also has synth function, but they are different. So is the PT-30. PT-30 and MT-65 are awesome, but they aren't the VL-1, and vice versa. If you happen on a VL, get it.
Brando wrote:I found a crusty old VL tone at a thrift store for 1 dollar so I bought it cleaned it up, and circuit bent the c**p out of it. Also there is now an ultrabright LED cuz I'm a sucker for glowing....It certaily is a fun little unit
Bent the very c**p out of it? All I've ever seen is a pitch mod.