MATRIXSYNTH: Custom Maple Sequential Circuits Prophet-5 Keyboard Synth

Sunday, March 11, 2018

Custom Maple Sequential Circuits Prophet-5 Keyboard Synth

via this auction

"This is a gorgeous example of a vintage Sequential Circuits Prophet 5. This unit has been upgraded in beautiful maple wood all around, has had a spring loaded pitch wheel with LED backlit/colored mod/pitch controls (user definable). Originally a ver 3.2 manufactured between September 15 and 23 of 1982, this keyboard was upgraded with Sequential factory MIDI and had it’s memory upgraded to 120 programs, effectively making this a rev 3.3. The Midi jacks are located where the digital/analog DINs are on the back panel, so as not to damage the unit.

On the technical side, this keyboard has had it’s power supply recapped, has been fully calibrated, has had it’s tantalums replaced, the keyboard bushings replaced (it plays like a brand new keyboard -better even than many...), and has been thoroughly gone over ever inch to assure it is in tip-top shape. Currently, it plays perfectly..."

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