Our favourite drum synth: serviced and modified by us and in perfect working order.
Will be supplied serviced and modified with:
NOTE: This item is awaiting service and modification and will ship within 15 working days of purchase.
Original 1970s Pearl Syncussion SY-1 for sale. These are stunning and powerful drum synths: trigger via a drum pad, drum machine or output from your DAW. Check the Youtube demo below of another one we sold. We love these and have two in the studio which we trigger from our 808. The low end on a Syncussion leaves the 808 seeming a tad weedy…
This one will ship once our techs have finished with it – we modify the output to TRS jack for separate outputs for each channel and also with CV ins for each channel for more musical interactivity…
It uses a 12v DC 300mA, centre negative unit power supply (100v Japanese version supplied).
There are currently no known operational faults with this unit – some crackle may be possible when the unit has not been used for some time – this should clear with use.
In excellent cosmetic condition with only minor scuffs and other wear across the slightly discoloured face. The woodwork is clean with some dings around the edges and corners. See photos for more information on cosmetic condition.
For sales in UK/EU, this item is on the margin scheme for second hand goods. VAT-free sales are not possible for this item.
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Another of these we recently modded showing the CV control in action
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Chris had just finished tuning the new CV control mod on this Pearl Syncussion so we popped a freshly serviced Space Echo down on his bench, plugged in and let him do his thing. Space Echo is one of a few we have available now. Syncussion is sold and about to head out to Berlin.
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