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Fwd: MIDIFY yer VORTICES!!!
Got this from another list & thought some of you might be interested...
>Date: Fri, 07 Feb 1997 10:48:21 +0000
>From: Fish <email@example.com>
>Subject: Fwd: MIDIFY yer VORTICES!!!
>>This came from Kenton Electronics today, a world-renowned company
>>in MIDI retrofits of analogue synths etc. I EMailed about getting a MIDI
>>retrofit on the V. I _thought_ I was buying (sniff), and got this reply.
>>£-$ exchange rate is $1.65=£1 btw. And you're probably VAT (Value Added
>>ie sales tax) exempt outside the UK.
>> although we don't actually do an internal MIDI retro-fit
>>for the Vortex, it can be controlled using a KADI unit. This is an
>>external box (originally intended for drum machines) which converts MIDI
>>data to trigger signals.
>> The MIDI data may be in the form of program change commands, or
>>note data and the trigger signal may be a positive or negative, level,
>>or pulse, the duration of which is user definable. With the addition of
>>a suitable lead, the device will be able to control all the inputs on
>>the Vortex. The full spec. is as follows...
>> Kenton Pro-KADI
>> Wasp Mode To Control Wasp/Gnat Synths
>> KADI Mode To Control Drum Machines With A Kenton Socket Kit
>> (Accent Threshold Adjustable In KADI Mode)
>> Trigger Mode : 13 TTL Outputs
>> TTL Outputs May Be Latching (High When Key Pressed), Or Pulses
>> Pulse Width Adjustable Between 100us-10ms (100us Steps)
>> Long 250ms Pulse Width Available For Control Of Relays
>> Individual Note Numbers Assignable For Each TTL Output
>> Note Or Program Change Control Of Triggers Possible
>> (We May Be Open To Additional Suggestions For Methods Of
>> MIDI Thru
>> Sync 24 and Arpeggio Clock Outputs
>> Variable Clock Divide Rate And Polarity
>> User Friendly Interface With 3 Digit LED Display
>> Power Supply : 9-15V dc 100mA
>> Dimensions : 165mmx96mmx42mm
>> Price : =£106.30 (ex VAT) =£124.90 (inc VAT)
>> You may order directly from us and we the units in stock and so
>>same day despatch is usually possible. I trust that this answers all you
>>questions. However, if there is anything else about which you are
>>unsure, please drop me a line.
>>(Production Manager / Engineer)
>>12 Tolworth Rise South,
>>Surrey KT5. 9NN.
>>Tel. : +44 (0)181 337 0333
>>Fax : +44 (0)181 330 1060
>>email : firstname.lastname@example.org
>>www : http://www.kenton.co.uk/