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admin

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Re: Replacement music rest

PS the website autodetects location and adds the flag. Probably you're accessing through a VPN or you use an unusual service provider. Sorry about that it rarely goes wrong but it helps me to reduce admin. The site does quite a lot of analysis of people's…

Posted on April 24, 2019 at 12:19 AM

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Re: Replacement music rest

Hi Katrina,

I don't unfortunately, that's one of the main issues. I don't want to order several if they are expensive in case people don't want them. I think I'll email all the owners of particular keyboards when I have news of each stand cost and gaug…

Posted on April 24, 2019 at 12:14 AM

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Re: Replacement music rest

PS
I'm actually in the UK.
The previous posts came up with USA flag. I've edited my address as UK at the bottom of the Profile.
(Has always said UK at top of the Profile Page anyway).

But still displays the wrong flag!

Posted on April 23, 2019 at 11:57 PM

Katrina

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Re: Replacement music rest

Ooh-err Mike ! That sounds interesting!

Do you have a rough indication of the price they will charge?

Posted on April 23, 2019 at 11:52 PM

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Re: Replacement music rest

PS the replacement won't match the original it will have a solid surface because I don't like the way that sheets of music fall through the original. But it will fit in the same way as the original.

Posted on April 23, 2019 at 11:29 PM

admin

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Re: Replacement music rest

Hi Brian and All,

Just like several of my projects it has proven to be quite complicated to source music rests for Technics keyboards. I have made drawings of quite a few of the rests and taken the actual rests to manufacturers to try to take this forw…

Posted on April 23, 2019 at 11:27 PM

bsharp2

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Re: Replacement music rest

Hi all
I too am after a music rest for this keyboard
I know this is an old post but hoping someone came up with a replacement

Brian

Posted on April 23, 2019 at 11:21 PM

Felippe

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Technics Keyboard KN5000 for SALE! Already USB port instaled

Please, acess link above:

https://rj.olx.com.br/rio-de-janeiro-e-regiao/instrumentos-musicais/raridade-vendo-technics-sx-kn5000-ja-com-unidade-usb-609185462

or

https://produto.mercadolivre.com.br/MLB-1215074458-raridade-teclado-technics-sx-kn5000…

Posted on April 23, 2019 at 11:04 PM

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PREVIEW OF THE NEW WEBSITES

Hi All,

Here is a preview of the new websites launching this summer.

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Posted on April 23, 2019 at 10:30 PM

admin

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Re: Midi port check

You should be able to read a small value with a multimeter across pins 4 and 5 when keys are depressed.



Please note that I'm not an engineer and this is not advice…

Posted on April 23, 2019 at 9:32 PM

kohler49

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Midi port check

Model technics SX-PX2091-EN
SERIAL NO Z95A5450

Midi ports, are they sending/recieving?

Is there an easy way to detect a midi signal when pressing on the piano keyboard.
Assuming I have no cables available.

I am about to buy this piano but cann…

Posted on April 22, 2019 at 5:49 PM

RMepstead

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Re: Metronome sound

Do you wish to switch it off altogether?

Posted on April 21, 2019 at 9:40 PM

admin

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Re: Vip renewal and KN 7000 style updates

Hi Ken,

Thanks for your support, I really appreciate it!

I'm not sure what I can do about that issue but I'll investigate tonight and see if I can find the cause.

There aren't any published additions to V7 but there are many new Styles and Sounds…

Posted on April 15, 2019 at 7:26 PM

hathersage

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Vip renewal and KN 7000 style updates

Hi Mike, just rejoined the V I P after some time because of domestic issues, and just thought it worth a mention that when your message came through on Outlook e.mail I tried to renew by clicking the link several times but my e.mail server did not recog…

Posted on April 15, 2019 at 10:43 AM

tomingleby123

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Joined: March 11, 2016

PX-1 Piano-Midi Problems

Hi all,

My lovely PX-1 is suffering from an intermittent connection at it's midi out port. Does anyone else have experience of this?

Posted on April 13, 2019 at 10:19 AM

theharys

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Re: Subscriptions

Hi Mike,
Many thanks for info and best wishes it all comes together with not too many glitches !!
regards,
Harry

Posted on April 13, 2019 at 2:56 AM

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Re: Subscriptions

Hello Harry,

You have indeed been with us a long time and it's great to hear from you!

Yes your lifetime membership is still valid and will always be! One of the complexities of transferring the site to a new system is ensuring that all members have…

Posted on April 12, 2019 at 10:14 PM

theharys

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Subscriptions

Hi Mike,
After a long semi recess, am delighted to discover the reformatted Technicskn7000 site will be up and running again this coming June.
I have been on your site since September 19th 2014 including a semibreve / lifetime membership. I recollect p…

Posted on April 11, 2019 at 7:05 AM

Jacko1

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Metronome sound

have recently bought KN600 ,i had a KN 3000 a few years back and loved it .

This one is fine except i cannot lower the metronome loud sound its very off putting ,any info would be most acceptable .Jacko1

NZ

Posted on April 4, 2019 at 5:04 AM

mandragara

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Re: PX-201 only outputs very quiet aux output - even after amp board replaced.

Thanks,

I messed up a soldering job (inexperienced) and one of the circuit boards popped, so it's of no concern anymore! New piano it is.

Kawai CA98 in polished ebony is the plan

Posted on April 1, 2019 at 7:40 AM

admin

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Re: PX-201 only outputs very quiet aux output - even after amp board replaced.

Sorry, it's beyond my limited engineering capabilities. Hopefully, someone more experienced will be able to help.

Posted on April 1, 2019 at 12:41 AM

mandragara

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Re: PX-201 only outputs very quiet aux output - even after amp board replaced.

Hi Mike,

> Does the volume slider make any difference to the output?

It does, the volume scales with the slider. I've also bypassed the slider electrically and that doesn't help either.

> Try disconnecting the pedal cable (maybe a bad connection …

Posted on March 16, 2019 at 10:41 AM

admin

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Re: Song style files KN5000 and later

Roger,

Thanks for adding these great songs.

Development of the new site is coming along and I'll include these in due course. It's a lot of work we're probably a couple of months away from being complete yet.

Best wishes,
Mike

Here's a sneak-…

Posted on March 15, 2019 at 7:55 PM

admin

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Re: PX-201 only outputs very quiet aux output - even after amp board replaced.

Hi,

A few ideas to try.

Does the volume slider make any difference to the output?

Try disconnecting the pedal cable (maybe a bad connection from the soft pedal would make it quiet).

How is the volume through headphones?

Try playing somethin…

Posted on March 15, 2019 at 7:48 PM

mandragara

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PX-201 only outputs very quiet aux output - even after amp board replaced.

Hi,

I have a Technics PX-201. I get no audible sound from the speakers and only a very quiet output over the aux output (that I need an external amp to even really hear).

I thought the issue was the amp board not delivering enough power, so I replac…

Posted on March 15, 2019 at 4:20 PM

mandragara

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PX-201 only outputs very quiet aux output - even after amp board replaced.

Hi,

I have a Technics PX-201. I get no audible sound from the speakers and only a very quiet output over the aux output (that I need an external amp to even really hear).

I thought the issue was the amp board not delivering enough power, so I replac…

Posted on March 15, 2019 at 9:23 AM

jd5live

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Re: SXPX73M No Sound From Internal Speakers

Hi , Sorry you are having problems firstly I would check the 15 volt supplies +15v and -15volt the regulators can fail. mostly the -15V. they are mounted on the AS board.
Regards John.

Posted on March 14, 2019 at 9:19 PM

foureyes

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Joined: September 30, 2017

SXPX73M No Sound From Internal Speakers

I have a SXPX73M that has a sound failure from the internal speakers. At turn-on I get a couple of seconds of hiss and crackle and then nothing. A factory reset does nothing. I get normal sound and play through the headphones. I have connected the headpho…

Posted on March 14, 2019 at 6:33 PM

foureyes

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SX PX73M Speakers Stopped Working

I have a SX PX73M that the piano speakers have stopped working. I can still get keyboard sounds through the headphones. My electronics guy was able to get keyboard sounds by bypassing the piano speakers to external speakers. He feels that the problem is s…

Posted on March 13, 2019 at 5:41 AM

RMepstead

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Song style files KN5000 and later

seven style files for famous songs from the eighties:
Don't stop believing - Journey
Tainted love - Soft Cell
Ain't nobody - Chaka Khan
Beat it - M. Jackson
Come on Eileen - dexys Midnight Runners
Walk this way - Aerosmith
Down under - Men at Work

Posted on March 10, 2019 at 8:56 AM

hathersage

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Re: Panel memory doesn't save after shut down

OOps ! now why didn't i think of that, of course it makes sense when i think about it. It's not doing it very often that's the trouble, thank you very much. Ken

Posted on March 9, 2019 at 4:04 PM

RMepstead

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Re: Panel memory doesn't save after shut down

Ken - you need to also save your setting to an SD Card.

Posted on March 9, 2019 at 2:57 PM

hathersage

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Panel memory doesn't save after shut down

Please can you help, I have been a bit remiss in not playing too much these days due to domestic problems, but i did get a chance the other day and found that when i had saved into a bank, re named the bank and the file that was OK until I switched off, w…

Posted on March 9, 2019 at 11:24 AM

jd5live

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Re: KN7000 Fault: Some keys don't play

Hi Ricky , yes I will P.M. you with the details in few moments
Regards John.

Posted on March 6, 2019 at 1:25 PM

rickylewis

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Re: KN7000 Fault: Some keys don't play

Hi John,

Was you able to get those details on Tuesday?

Kind regards,

Ricky

Posted on March 6, 2019 at 12:40 PM

beteviot

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Joined: October 14, 2014

Re: Technics KN 2000 transformer dead

Hi Mangalvar,
Your post got in the piano section of the forums - so that may be why you do not have an answer. The transformer is well protected with fuses within the case. I connected my 120 volt Kn7000 to 240 volts in New Zealand and blew the…

Posted on March 5, 2019 at 3:27 AM

daverave60

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GA3 & G100

i have a technics GX7 but may consider getting a GA3 or G100 in the future...just wondered the difference between the two organs apart from the cabinates ???

Posted on March 3, 2019 at 8:55 PM

Alexmar

Alexmar
Total Posts: 2
Joined: March 3, 2019

looking to buy a Technics KN7000

Hi. I am looking to buy a Technics kn7000 in good condition. I am from Spain. I pay shipping costs. If someone wants to sell your keyboard, contact me. Thanks.

Posted on March 3, 2019 at 4:36 PM

Alexmar

Alexmar
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Joined: March 3, 2019

Looking to buy a Technics KN7000

Hi. I am looking to buy a Technics KN7000 in good condition. I am from Spain. I pay shipping costs. If someone wants to sell your keyboard, contact me. [email protected] Thanks.

Posted on March 3, 2019 at 4:33 PM

rickylewis

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Re: KN7000 Fault: Some keys don't play

Hello John!

That sounds promising! I'd love to get this ol'gal fully working again for someone else to enjoy for many more years!

Looking forward to hearing from you,

Kind regards,

Ricky

Posted on March 3, 2019 at 3:01 PM

jd5live

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Re: KN7000 Fault: Some keys don't play

Hi Ricky, It sounds as if the fault is in the Keying scanning part of the Keyboard assemble because the aftertouch is part of a different circuit. As they say around here yam only down road. I am in Bilston, My local music shop a has a good bloke who does…

Posted on March 3, 2019 at 2:49 PM

rickylewis

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Re: KN7000 Fault: Some keys don't play

Hi John,

Thanks for your quick reply, and apologies for my slow follow up.

I have done the total factory reset, sadly this hasn't helped. The auto play chord didn't make any difference. I live in Smethwick, Birmingham.

Originally it was the last …

Posted on March 3, 2019 at 1:36 PM

yatawal

yatawal
Total Posts: 11
Joined: August 20, 2014

Re: KN6000 Style Convert Disk

Just managed to use the Technics Style Conversion Disk on my KN7000.

Fairly straightforward to use it. If the Technics Keyboard Disk Menu has the Style Convert option, you can press that and insert the Style Conversion disk first. Select the approp…

Posted on March 3, 2019 at 11:35 AM

jd5live

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Re: KN7000 Fault: Some keys don't play

Hi Ricky, Sorry to hear you are having problems it looks as if the problem is more like a keying fault either mechanical or component based rather than a main processor fault. There is the total factory reset to try which is "Press and Hold the first 4 bu…

Posted on March 1, 2019 at 6:55 PM

svalius

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Joined: March 1, 2019

Technics SX-P50 Schematics for repair

Hello,
I am looking for SX-P50 schematics for repair. I would very much appreciate if someone could share it with me or at least refer me in the right direction where I would be able to download it.
Thank you

Posted on March 1, 2019 at 8:04 AM

svalius

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Joined: March 1, 2019

Technics SX-P50 Schematics for repair

Hello, I would like to find schematics (service manuals) for repair of SX-P50. I would highly appreciate if you share with me or at least refer me in a right direction where I would be able to download it.
Big thanks

Posted on March 1, 2019 at 7:05 AM

rickylewis

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Total Posts: 4
Joined: February 28, 2019

KN7000 Fault: Some keys don't play

Hello,

I have an issue with my KN7000 where some of the keys have stopped working intermittently in the last two octaves, namely the D, F# and Bb keys. Does anyone know what is causing this and what can I do to repair it. Its a great keyboard that I wa…

Posted on February 28, 2019 at 8:46 PM

mike0liver

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Re: KN5000/KN6000

I think your problem is completely different from mine in a technical sense but, in terms of being able to recover & use stuff that you previously created, they're the same. The technical problem I had was that it seemed my hard drive was corrupt. However…

Posted on February 20, 2019 at 10:11 AM

jomac

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Joined: July 5, 2015

Re: KN5000/KN6000

Thank you so much for your replies.
The reason I asked if a KN5000 HDD might fit a KN6000 was, I sourced a KN6000 for sale, so I was hoping to salvage the HDD from my ‘rhythm defunct’ KN5000 to install on it.
I appreciate your advice.
Regards
Joe

Posted on February 19, 2019 at 7:54 PM

jd5live

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Re: KN5000/KN6000

Hi Mike hope I find you well, I just wish to say thank you for your kind words and trust yur KN6500 is still behaving it's self., we managed to pass the 10,000 member mark on the last day of 2018. It is a great milestone, Mike has worked hard to establis…

Posted on February 18, 2019 at 2:27 PM