Casio CZ1000 Key-tracking/pitch calibration problem?

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Casio CZ1000 Key-tracking/pitch calibration problem?

Post by Burial_Grid » Mon Feb 12, 2018 5:18 pm

Hello hello. I have an old CZ1000 that I was planning on selling but the pitch tracking is off by about 7 semitones. For example, the C1 key is actually G1 and so on and so forth. The Master Tune function only increases or decreases the pitch by about 1 semitone. Any leads? I've manually adjusted the pitch calibration of old analogs before, but I'm certain that the CZ series doesn't have internal pots. Thanks a bunch!

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Re: Casio CZ1000 Key-tracking/pitch calibration problem?

Post by desmond » Mon Feb 12, 2018 7:00 pm

Check the "Key Transpose" button.

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Re: Casio CZ1000 Key-tracking/pitch calibration problem?

Post by madtheory » Mon Feb 12, 2018 11:12 pm

It does have internal pots, but that's not what you should go at. Get a pen and use it to push the reset button on the bottom as you power it up.

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Re: Casio CZ1000 Key-tracking/pitch calibration problem?

Post by minime123 » Sun Feb 18, 2018 2:15 pm

if its not the transpose and its not the master tune, don't forget to check the pitch bend, which will often have a huge range until you press that p button and/or manually reprogram it.
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