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by Studiostriver
Fri Sep 27, 2019 1:15 pm
Forum: Yamaha SY77 Forum - Covers the Sy77 Keyboard and TG77 Module
Topic: Thoughts and ideas on restoring SY77.
Replies: 16
Views: 1030

Re: Thoughts and ideas on restoring SY77.

Little update so far. Right cheek side is glued,and re-painted. Also last key that was making problem was fixed,metal spring was bit curved due to previous owner damage and when its returned to original position it works like a charm.Keys are also polished with paste. https://www.dropbox.com/s/ldd05...
by Studiostriver
Mon Sep 16, 2019 5:20 pm
Forum: Yamaha SY77 Forum - Covers the Sy77 Keyboard and TG77 Module
Topic: Thoughts and ideas on restoring SY77.
Replies: 16
Views: 1030

Re: Thoughts and ideas on restoring SY77.

Miks wrote:
Mon Sep 16, 2019 3:18 pm
Studiostriver wrote:I just wish I can find original size black screws to change because some got beaten terribly and wear off.
Maybe this shop can help...?

screwsandmore.de/en/product-range/black-screws/?p=1
Thank you mister. I now only need to find out which would fit to SY77.
by Studiostriver
Mon Sep 16, 2019 2:37 pm
Forum: Yamaha SY77 Forum - Covers the Sy77 Keyboard and TG77 Module
Topic: Thoughts and ideas on restoring SY77.
Replies: 16
Views: 1030

Re: Thoughts and ideas on restoring SY77.

Just sent my for final restoring of cheeks, glueing,inside he will put metal connections to make them stop from future crackings and after that painting with black color. I needed to fix also last key C(kind a works slower) and it will good for lifetime playing I hope. ;) I just wish I can find orig...
by Studiostriver
Sun Sep 15, 2019 6:03 pm
Forum: Yamaha SY77 Forum - Covers the Sy77 Keyboard and TG77 Module
Topic: Thoughts and ideas on restoring SY77.
Replies: 16
Views: 1030

Re: Thoughts and ideas on restoring SY77.

Rara wrote:
Sat Sep 14, 2019 4:45 am
power cords and IEC sockets is something I have wanted to do for a long time. :idea:
I never got around to doing that.

Rara 0-)
I actually have that on my SY77,previous user made that mod already and it works fine.
by Studiostriver
Fri Sep 13, 2019 11:28 pm
Forum: Yamaha SY77 Forum - Covers the Sy77 Keyboard and TG77 Module
Topic: Thoughts and ideas on restoring SY77.
Replies: 16
Views: 1030

Re: Thoughts and ideas on restoring SY77.

As for the display - see here: https://yamahamusicians.com/forum/viewtopic.php?f=54&t=8045 and maybe here: https://yamahamusicians.com/forum/viewtopic.php?f=55&t=5973 The display/s on a SY77 and a SY99 is/are (originally) the same so all tips & tricks regarding a display swap on a SY99 will work on...
by Studiostriver
Thu Sep 12, 2019 5:26 pm
Forum: Yamaha SY77 Forum - Covers the Sy77 Keyboard and TG77 Module
Topic: Thoughts and ideas on restoring SY77.
Replies: 16
Views: 1030

Re: Thoughts and ideas on restoring SY77.

Not even single one comment. :? I was hoping that for the tie how much this synth is old there are bunch od dudes and dudesses who make some restoring on their beloved synth. :geek:
by Studiostriver
Thu Sep 12, 2019 5:19 pm
Forum: Yamaha SY77 Forum - Covers the Sy77 Keyboard and TG77 Module
Topic: Floppy cable connector for SY77
Replies: 6
Views: 1063

Re: Floppy cable connector for SY77

With no choice option, had to order everything from ebay since I didnt get answer were to buy cable only. I gonna connect it now,wish me luck. https://www.dropbox.com/s/3r1v1qi80ul57r3/SY77.jpg?dl=0 Best of luck with your adapter. Depending on the size of the floppy, drive you may have to cut holes...
by Studiostriver
Mon Sep 09, 2019 8:13 pm
Forum: Yamaha SY77 Forum - Covers the Sy77 Keyboard and TG77 Module
Topic: Floppy cable connector for SY77
Replies: 6
Views: 1063

Re: Floppy cable connector for SY77

With no choice option, had to order everything from ebay since I didnt get answer were to buy cable only.
I gonna connect it now,wish me luck.
https://www.dropbox.com/s/3r1v1qi80ul57r3/SY77.jpg?dl=0
by Studiostriver
Sat Aug 24, 2019 2:05 pm
Forum: Yamaha SY77 Forum - Covers the Sy77 Keyboard and TG77 Module
Topic: Floppy cable connector for SY77
Replies: 6
Views: 1063

Re: Floppy cable connector for SY77

The problem is that I have convertor,I need only cable to purchase. Can anyone recomend were to buy only cable.
Regards.
by Studiostriver
Fri Aug 23, 2019 10:27 pm
Forum: Yamaha SY77 Forum - Covers the Sy77 Keyboard and TG77 Module
Topic: Floppy cable connector for SY77
Replies: 6
Views: 1063

Floppy cable connector for SY77

Hi to all. I bought recently Gotek floppy emulator flashed and ready to be connected with 34 to 26 pin connector,but I need 24 pin connector cause for some reason one that was in my SY77 was soldered on one side directly to original floppy drive. So in order to put it here I need 26 cable connector ...
by Studiostriver
Fri Aug 23, 2019 10:18 pm
Forum: Yamaha SY77 Forum - Covers the Sy77 Keyboard and TG77 Module
Topic: How far did you go with SY77?
Replies: 5
Views: 1056

Re: How far did you go with SY77?

The SY77 is a musical chameleon and you can do an awful lot with it, but I agree you need to get beyond the presets and explore the larger sonic universe. It can be very digital sounding, capable of FM sounds that are vastly superior to the DX7, and with filters and effects, or it can be very analo...
by Studiostriver
Fri Aug 23, 2019 9:45 pm
Forum: Yamaha SY77 Forum - Covers the Sy77 Keyboard and TG77 Module
Topic: SY77 restricting voices?
Replies: 2
Views: 685

Re: SY77 restricting voices?

Hi, What are the voice types? The more elements in use, the less the polyphony, which will cause voice stealing like you are experiencing sooner compared to voices that use less elements. Sounds like you might have a four element voice, so 16 element polyphony divided by 4 gives you four voices In ...
by Studiostriver
Fri Aug 23, 2019 4:31 pm
Forum: Yamaha SY77 Forum - Covers the Sy77 Keyboard and TG77 Module
Topic: SY77 restricting voices?
Replies: 2
Views: 685

SY77 restricting voices?

I noticed this last few days ,I hope someoen can help me on this one. For soem very strange reason when I import presets in internal memory it keeps restricting voices on many patches to 5 so any higher number then this it will shut down first notes that I holded in a chord which is very weird. Pres...
by Studiostriver
Thu Aug 22, 2019 11:46 pm
Forum: Yamaha SY77 Forum - Covers the Sy77 Keyboard and TG77 Module
Topic: Thoughts and ideas on restoring SY77.
Replies: 16
Views: 1030

Thoughts and ideas on restoring SY77.

Hi guys. After playing this synth for quite some time I have thoughts using it for a lifetime for FM sounds. Nevertheless I felt that it will need some restoration in a future,some estethic and some to being able to stand the test of time. I want to ask is there anybody who has done some to share th...

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