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Cyclone Analogic TT606

Drum Drone (2019) 

Analog clone of the famous Drumatix Roland Tr-606 with new features and adding claps and rimshot


OVERVIEW Portable machine, too bad the design is very ugly and different from original machine, probably after the Cyclone Bass bot TT303
, the French company could not copy Roland design anymore, ok let's keep that tuna-can like that. Main panel features no display, 10 knobs, 2 rotary selector, 26 Illuminated buttons: 16 pads for sequencer + tap button + 7 others.

- Acidlab Drumatix very good analog clone with extra controls
- Roland Tr606 the original iconic one
- Cyclone Analogic TT78 from same producer, same case, dedicated to another iconic machine: the Roland Cr78

Terminal connectors:
- Power (9VDC, 300mA) | MIDI In Negative Tip Barrel
- Main out Mix (1/4" mono, +15dBu)
-Headphone (1/4" stereo, +10dBu) 
-Bass Drum (1/8" mono) 
-Snare Drum (1/8" mono) 
-High + Low Tom (1/8" mono) 
-Cymbal (1/8" mono) 
-Open + Closed Hi-hat (1/8" mono) 
-Rimshot (1/8" mono) 
-Hand Clap (1/8" mono) 
-MIDI  IN  / Out  (output switchable to act as Thru port if required)
Strange enough, there's no USB ports.


OSCILLATORS SMD circuits, machine generatores  nine voices of sounds that can be mixed with seperate volume control 

SOUNDS:  Voiceboard generates same TR606  and adds Rimshot  + Hand Clap.
 The TONE can adjusts the some typical sound parameters, they cannot be changed:
- Bass Drum (BD)Tuning
- Snare Drum (SD)Snare snap
- Low Tom (LT)Tuning
- High Tom (LT) Tuning
- Cymbal (CY)Decay time-  Hold [FUNC] and turn Tone knob to adjust tuning.
- Open Hi-hat (OH)Decay time
- Closed Hi-hat (CH)Tone - alters the tuning of both the open (OH) and closed (CH) hi-hat sounds
- Rimshot (RS)Timbre
- Hand Clap (CP)Density 

SEQUENCER is based on classic Roland step mode recording or realtime using the tap button. The tt-606 adds swings, flame and roll. Special Nuance Auto-Variation, which adds a kind of humanize for a less static drum play.

Sync, memory

SYNC internal tempo set from 40 to 300 BPM or It is possible to slave the machine  to a MIDI clock received from an external MIDI source. It will respond to external start commands, stop commands, continue messages, and clock information.  No roland Dynsinc, too bad.

MEMORY - User Patterns: 64 | User Tracks: 9 | User Drum Kits: 32 | User Clips: 16 per instrument

now sounds can be triggered from external sequencer with many Control change to control sounds parameters 

Cyclone Analogic TT-606 Specifications

Company: Cyclone Analogic
Model: TT-606
Class: Drum Machine
Dates: 2019
Price: 300€
Technology: analog SMD

Instruments: Bass Drum, Snare Drum, Low Tom, High Tom, Cymbal, Open Hi-Hat, Closed Hi-Hat, Rimshot, Hand Clap
Instrument- and submix level controls
64 User patterns with max. 64 steps
9 User tracks
32 User drum kits
16 User clips per instrument
Per instrument, per step modifiers: Accent, Flam, Roll
Programmable fill variations for each pattern
Time scales: 16th note, 32nd note, 8th note triplet, 16th note triplet
Assignable LED pattern colour
Pattern copy / paste function
Maximum programming length: 240 bars
Per bar fill variation option
26 Illuminated buttons
Tap Tempo input

Main mix: 6.3 mm Mono (+ 15 dBu)
Headphones: 6.3 mm Stereo (+10 dBu)
Outputs: 3.5 mm
MIDI In, Out, and Thru

Power (9 V DC, 300 mA)
Dimensions (W x D x H): 310 x 130 x 35 mm 
Weight: 783 g is not affiliated with Cyclone Analogic nor Roland in any manner

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great drum machine! very good clone, not exactly the same, but ok - by , April 1, 2019
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