Rokton @ 05 October 2010, Comments Off

” This auction drum synth was made in May 1985 in Soviet military radio factory FORMANTA, Kachkanar city. Serial number 9003190.

• 5 independent channels of drum sound synthesis.

• Additional channels for cymbal and hi-hat synth sounds.

• Controls for each channel: input signal sensitivity, tone pitch, pitch envelope time, pitch modulation, noise/tone balance, filter’s cutoff for noise, accent ,volume.

• Oscillators: VCO + Noise, Oscillators Waves: sawtooth, square.

• Onboard drummachine with 16 preset drum patterns. You can switch every drum sound channel to its preset sound or switch it in “synthesis” mode and then control channel’s parameters by 8 knobs.

• The beatbox and the synthesizer are independent modules so they can work at the same time freely. And you can tweak the generators of the beatbox patterns.

• Connectors on on the rear panel – 7 AUDIO IN for each drum channel, Mono AUDIO out, Left /Right OUT. Pedal Inputs. All connectors are on standard 1/4 ” jack.

• Power Supply: 2 pin euro 220/240V.

• No MIDI. You can trigger it from any audio output – synthesizer, drum machine or virtual instrument from analog output of Your soundcard.

• This drum module looks very good, there are some really small scratches on metal body, but overall cosmetic condition is very clean. It is in excellent working condition and is fully checked before this auction. All pots were cleared and checked before auction and are without noise on moving.” Auction ended. Click here to browse on eBay.

Rokton @ 14 September 2010, Comments Off

“I present to your attention this RARE and interesting vinatge Soviet electronic rythm machine manufactured at Formanta factory (it was producing Polivoks as well). The unit has 16 preset samples. It works properly. Headphones output does not work. You are buying what you see on the pictures below. All the pictures are actual.” Auction ended. Click here to browse on eBay.