Friday, November 04, 2016
MPC Electronics TYMP Electronic Simulator SN 3053
via this auction
"MPC Electronics Vintage 1982 the TYMP Electronic Simulator, Trigger, Pad, Drum
Very Good Condition, Tested & Working off 9v battery, Knobs turn freely, Some small nicks in finish paint, Trigger pad is slightly off center, No power supply
Description for The Tymp: 'MPC The Tymp, 80s Tympani / Kettle Drum Synthesizer All analogue. In good working and cosmetic condition, this has a round pad mounted on a plastic composite and metal box with controls to produce a drum sound. The controls allow a variation of sound with volume, pitch, decay and mix knobs. This can produce a synthetic tympani or kettle drum sound and useful toms, kick, and also an alternative snare.
Trigger in, on 3.5mm jack, so it can be triggered from a drum pad, or almost any audio signal. Output on standard ¼ inch jack. 9V adaptor, (also a 3.5mm jack), not included, or PP3 battery In very good condition , missing a rubber foot, still has its paper made in England sticker! Manufactured in in Cambridge, England.'"