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Re: The Frankenxtein Lab
« Reply #435 on: July 30, 2019, 05:11:45 PM »
These have single zone pads so I'm not expecting too much.
   I had a midi drum brain years ago and played around with making pads/triggers. 
To justify getting it , I'm coming up with all kinds reasons.  :P

1. It weighs a fraction of the kit I have.

2. It's quiet and might get a gig at the local Perry Como fan club annual picnic.

3. When the kids practice here I wear Micky Mouse ears (muffs) it's really loud.

4. It comes with a set of sticks

5. I have a extra throne

6. It was stupid deal of the day $199.99 , I'm Stupid  :-X it called to me.

The Alesis Nitro 8pc kit has a dual zone snare  8) $349. at GC here. 
The neat thing with midi is you can change the instrument after your done. Play and trigger sequences real time in performance. Change the kit at different points in a song via the sequence.

I just want to hit something  ;D ;D ;D
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Re: The Frankenxtein Lab
« Reply #436 on: July 31, 2019, 03:12:47 AM »
Oh I wish I'd have bought this electronic kit instead of the acoustic drum kit.  :-X Just assembling them was an adventure. They are effortless to play , the module has 10 kits built in couple of them are kinda goofy.   You can reassign the sounds so , with just the module you could record a realistic drum track. 

 Mind you I was checking them out thru the PA with 215's. Those same Kustom cabinets cost twice as much today. Musicians Friend  ;)   You'd want a decent woofer  to appreciate the kick drum. The adjustment brackets are plastic so they probably wont take a great deal of abuse.  I'll record something with them soon , so you can hear them.  Yeah they are worth the $200. 
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Re: The Frankenxtein Lab
« Reply #437 on: July 31, 2019, 04:05:47 PM »
A little update: Thru the Audigy 2 in my tower there's no more latency than thru the module.  :o Very cool  8) You could play the kit stand alone with the Soundfont bank manager.  The 32mb sf2 even.
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