Re: [YamahaDX] Re: Tx/Rx Tape to SysEx project (Formerly Lost user patches) [1 Attachment]
- On Mon, 1 Apr 2013, Daniel Forró wrote:
> [Attachment(s) from =?ISO-8859-1?Q?Daniel_Forr=F3?= includedI'm trying to figure out how your description matches the other picture,
> I'm not sure where to buy it recently. Connection is in Service
> manual, I can send you.
> Or if it's enough just by description:
> Connector is 8 pin DIN (7 pins in the circle, one in the middle).
> Numbering in SM is:
> 1 (left down) = Ground
> 6 = connected with 7
> 7 = connected with 6
> 3 = Ground
> 5 = TL = probably shortage for Tape Load = from Tape
> 2 = Ground
> 4 = TS = probably shortage for Tape Save = to Tape
> 8 = Ground
> Or I have another picture from somebody with different pin
> and connection to three small jacks, which is how original cable is
> done. I try to attach it here, if attachment are allowed you should
> get it.
which looks totally different at first sight. I'll see.
BTW: the picture shows "NOT USED" for one of the three jacks. I think this
is described in my DX100 manual as "remote control, if available". Some
cassette decks had something like that. Not really important I guess.
- HelloMany thanks for all your informative comments and advice regarding the cassette cable and data storage device.Sincerely,Eb
On Thursday, March 13, 2014 5:00 PM, Martin Tarenskeen <m.tarenskeen@...> wrote:
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On Thu, 13 Mar 2014, Eb Mayat wrote:
> Could you advise us as to the kind of data storage device that can be used for storing sysex on cassette. If so, can this device be obtained
> anywhere ?
> Further, if you (or anybody else for that matter) has the schematic and/or the pin layout for the cassette data cable that could be made for DX
> synths, I would be interested.
I have attached a picture with the schematics of such a cable. The "not
used" thing was meant for a remote control mechanism.
Or you can buy one from these:
The MSX datacassette cable is the same.