Re: [AH] Doepfer MAQ 16/3 problem

From Mark Rivera
Sent Wed, Feb 4th 2009, 04:25

Mark Rivera wrote:
> Ross Kelly wrote:
>> I bought a Doepfer MAQ 16/3 yesterday. It's version 2.04 with only 
>> Midi. In this version the data pot is just that, a 1k pot. The pot on 
>> this unit has a hard time zeroing in on low value settings. Is the 
>> nature of these beasts, or can I just replace the pot and get better 
>> results? I know that if I were to buy the upgrade to ver. 3, it would 
>> be switched to a digital encoder instead of a pot. 
> 
> Maybe you could find a multi-turn 1k pot?

Most are 10-turn, but I found one in my links that is 3-turn, so it 
wouldn't be so tedious and still somewhat easier to dial-in your setting 
(theoretically anyway)...

http://mouser.com/

Mouser Part #:         882-MW22B-3-1K
Manufacturer Part #:   MW22B-3-1K
Manufacturer:          ETI Systems