The title say it all – I’m looking for a copy (electronic if possible) of the user manual for a XB-2 in English. Hammond-Suzuki have it for download. How to fix loose keys on the XB-2 manual. jackets from Hammond and do it yourself, or pay. SERVICE MANUAL. XB-2, XB-Sn. CAUTION! see safety notice inside. J. May, HAMMOND SUZUKT, LTD. frt\(\ont.i\c On vse. 60\o\. Scan by Manual.
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Both Pitchbend and Modulation Wheel will send appropriate MIDI data, but will not affect HX3 sound generation due to exactness of its physical model you won’t have pitchwheel on a B3, either; we confess, shaking the XB-2 will not wow the notes generated as the real B3 does.
This is a very typical problem, and fortunately, it’s very easy to fix if you’re even a little mechanically inclined. Those commonly asked for are included here. All outputs are mono. If I want the synth, I’ll turn the button off.
Just monkey around with the pots and you’ll see which way to turn them. The velocity control of percussion level is subtle, but introduces some interesting possibilities for expressive playing, especially when used in ballads or slow blues.
Maanual Touch Button Pressing the keys makes quick random noises but nothing near from a musical note. I find that the EQ is effective in dramatically altering the XB-2 tone in a very wide variety of ways. Pull out the bottom 3 drawbars ad crank the mod wheel all the way up adds overdrive and she’ll scream for you.
Saving Preset Data You’ll be surprised at how much you can change the sound of your XB This has xv2 effect of making the XB-2 a fatter, more playable and versatile organ with improved tone and attack across all registers, making it tonally much more similar to a B The percussion normally reacts just like on a real B3, in that it only percusses the first note played, and uses the 1′ drawbar for the sound.
It’s usually a good idea to get used to the sound of an instrument of this type before you start to tweak anyway. The XB-2 has a Hz buzz at least mine does which you only hear when you depress a key.
Hammond XB-2 – Tech Tips
The multiplexers receive their enable and select signals from the output of IC29 74HC hex D flip-flop which is latching signals previously delivered from the system data bus. I like this because it lets me control which frequencies growl and which ones are clean. When you press the Record button, any sound that is going out will stop, so only do this when you’re not playing.
Function of Amp pot is same as volume pot on Leslie tube amp chassis. Various dealers are charging various prices for the upgrade hardware and installation labor. Does your kurz have the kb3 stuff in it? Must order that manual cos I cant figure out the patch controls or menus I became suspicious of a damaged via on a trace that turned out to connect to pin 9 A 2.
On the other hand, if you’re the sort of person that heeds warnings like:. I’m not sure, but I suspect that cutting highs ie: Yes there are a lot of songs that demand piano, but just as many demand organ. A continuity test showed that the via — even its top side — was no longer connected to IC23; the trace up to the via had been eaten away by the leaking capacitor.
Program Number Filter You don’t want to spend all scads of moolah on something that you won’t use. Constant-Q is not always mentioned in advertisements so when considering an EQ, call the manufacturer or look at the manual to be sure it has constant-Q circuitry.
Hammond XB2 Owner’s Playing Manual
Omni And Local With this in mind it would should be sufficient to use a good 15 bammond unit, which is a somewhat cheaper than the band units, though nearly not by half. Midi Implementation Chart each Channel Vibrato On Touch Tab Also, realize that there is a learning curve with clones that you don’t have with ROMplers. Would x2b similar approach have to be taken to getting the drawbars working again? I suspect the floating select input on the CMOS mux was picking up enough signal from the PCB trace inductively coupled to its neighbor to trigger.
October 11, at A Basic Diapason Tone Presets can be programmed so that the hammonv Drawbar will be disabled when percussion is turned on, like a B