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Subject: FW: [AH] Dead Jupiter-8

From: "Verschut, Ricardo" <ricardo.verschut@...>
Date: 2001-04-20

-----Original Message-----
From: Tony Karavidas [mailto:ahreader@...]
Sent: Thursday, April 19, 2001 9:08 AM
To: m.strijbos@...; analogue@...
Subject: RE: [AH] Dead Jupiter-8

I think you meant LED; no LCDs on the JP8. Anyway, it sounds like something
on the CPU board took a dump. Could be anything...eproms loosing their bits,
general part failure. You need to have a tech look at it.

Tony Karavidas
Encore Electronics

Designers of "The best MIDI to CV converter on the planet." -Keyboard Oct.

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Mark Strijbos [mailto:m.strijbos@...]
> Sent: Wednesday, April 18, 2001 11:47 PM
> To: analogue@...
> Subject: [AH] Dead Jupiter-8
> Dear Loggers,
> My best friend Jupiter-8 has suddenly become very ill. when i
> switch on the power the LCD display and button-leds do not light
> except for the LFO leds. they blink at a rate of about 1 second but
> this cannot be adjusted. No matter what i try i can't get any sound
> at all.
> Anybody have any pointers at all what could be the cause of this
> all or where we should start to try to fix it? Coz i can't live without
> this synth anymore...
> Mark S. (gear slut)
> 770 A-100 CZ-101 D-10 DPM-SP DX-9 JP-4 JP-8 JU-60
> SE-1X SRE-555 TR-606 TR-808