Re: [AH] Re: Roland System 100's - Tuning

From Bakis Sirros
Sent Fri, Mar 2nd 2007, 14:17

hello,
thanks for the info.
it seems that i have to recap my 101 keyboard then...
best regards,
Bakis.



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Athens - Greece

----- Original Message -----
From: "Simon Birds" <simonbirds@iinet.net.au>
To: "Analogue Heaven" <analogue@hyperreal.org>
Cc: <grove@zeta.org.au>
Sent: Friday, March 02, 2007 1:47 PM
Subject: Re: [AH] Re: Roland System 100's - Tuning


> Hi Rachel,
>
> No I haven't had the machine serviced at all (ever).  I was sure I'd heard
> somwhere that System 100's were prone to tuning problems and wondered
> whether having it serviced would make any difference. Sounds like it does
!
> Excuse my ignorance but what does 'recapped' actually mean ?
>
> What method do you use for tuning the synth with other machines ?  Guitar
> tuner ?
>
> Thanks for your comments (and the euphemisms).
>
> Simon
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: <grove@zeta.org.au>
> To: <analogue@hyperreal.org>
> Sent: Friday, March 02, 2007 9:11 PM
> Subject: [AH] Re: Roland System 100's - Tuning
>
>
> > Have you had your System recapped? Mine used to go out of tune and had
> > some issues until it was completely recapped and calibrated.  Now it
> > sounds tight and fat and meaty.
> >
> > I know how much you guys love synth porn euphemisms ;)
> >
> > I also got the Sequencer 104 done as well, so it holds a tune reasonably
> > well against a small bass line or melody.   Recapping the System 100
makes
> > it sound new and fresh again.
> >
> >
> > rachel
> >
> > --
> > Rachel Polanskis                 Kingswood, Greater Western Sydney,
> > Australia
> > grove@zeta.org.au
http://www.zeta.org.au/~grove/grove.html
> >  "They who would give up an essential liberty for temporary security,
> >  deserve neither liberty or security" - Benjamin Franklin, 1759
>