Weight: 1,4 Kg
Dimensions: 214 (w) x 257.6 (h) x 43.7 (d) mm
| trend price : 100€
Vintage Sound Module (1995)
Half-rack rompler module based on samples from vintage synthesizers and some classic drum machines.
EXPANDER MODULE half-rack white case.
Main panel features a basic segment 3-digit display, 7 buttons and a single knob.
Rear panel terminal connectors:
- main out
Power supply is a 9V external PSU 10V DC +)- polarity.
TECH core based on a 16 bits NEC D-70236 CPU manages 32 voices polyphony, reduced to 30 if the reverb DSP is engaged.
STRUCTURE Each voice has an internal PCM ROM sample assigned which is badly is limited to two parameters: TONE (filter) and SHAPE (envelope) - an external EDITOR is badly needed for full edit.
WAVETABLE intenal PCM ROM at 16 bits resolution contains sample from famous vintage machines e.g Roland JX-3p, PPG, VP-330, Juno-60, Oberheim OB-XA, Solina, Mellotron, Matrix 12, but also drum machines e.g TR-808, Simmons SDS V [...] -
Full preset list HERE
PERFORMANCE sounds can be assigned to 16 parts but overall setting cannot be saved.
Each part features individual parameters:
- volume mix
- stereo panning
- FX amount
- coarse + fine tuning
Special MONO mode handles portamento and glide functions.
ENVELOPE a 3-segments EG ADR.
FILTER simple resonant low pass filter.
LFO a single delayed modulator is accessible triggering Midi CC#1 modulation wheel .
EFFECTS internal DSP generates 30 reverbs organized into 5 main families: hall, plate, cathedral, metal and ambience.
MIDI sounds can be saved to standard Sysex bulk dump.
TIP: It is possible to change more sound parameters using Midi Sysex or NRPN.
256 preset patches
2 preset drum kits
(ABOVE) BATTERY REPLACEMENT: an internal 3V CR-2032 just saves basic settings and the last edited sound, anything else must be saved by Midi dump protocol. - click above for bigger picture -
EDITORS to be properly edited the SG01v needs an external programmer:
- Programmer for SG01V (old PC) PIC
- SG01V Edit (old PC) PIC
- CTRLR (free )
2 other modules from Akai in same series:
-SG01p is a piano module
-SG01K is a standard GM module
Akai SG01V FACTORY RESET
"Switch ON holding DATA UP + DATA DOWN"
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