- I interpreted it differently. FB stands for (Sir) Francis Bacon. He

was born in 1561 and died in 1626. This is a difference of 65 years.

65 in hex is equal to 41. 41-01 = 40, which coincidentally is the

same exact number (when added to 200) of presets in the FB-01, 240!!

Amazing, no?

Marty

--- In YamahaDX@yahoogroups.com, Edward r Jones <kobanogomi@y...>

wrote:> yeah, true, I wasn't all that serious, though.

wrote:

> I do not thing it would have been deliberate.

> Like Casio, who knows where they get these prefixes from.

>

> Edward "if only he'd use his powers for good" Jones

>

> --- Alexander <arf_hotdogdeity@y...> wrote:

> ---------------------------------

> there's a way to apply abstract mathematics to just about everything

> these days!

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> --- In YamahaDX@yahoogroups.com, Edward r Jones <kobanogomi@y...>

> > I always thought the FB-01 was an odd name

Service.

> >

> > I made a realization tonight. $FB is ASCII for Square Root symbol.

> >

> > Sqrt(-01) == i

> >

> > i being the imaginary number

> > but, that could be coincidence :P

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> > [reverse engineers]

> >

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--- Ignacio Slazmanovitch <hockinfinger@...> wrote:

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I interpreted it differently. FB stands for (Sir) Francis Bacon. He

was born in 1561 and died in 1626. This is a difference of 65 years.

65 in hex is equal to 41. 41-01 = 40, which coincidentally is the

same exact number (when added to 200) of presets in the FB-01, 240!!

Amazing, no?

Marty

--- In YamahaDX@yahoogroups.com, Edward r Jones <kobanogomi@y...>

wrote:> yeah, true, I wasn't all that serious, though.

wrote:

> I do not thing it would have been deliberate.

> Like Casio, who knows where they get these prefixes from.

>

> Edward "if only he'd use his powers for good" Jones

>

> --- Alexander <arf_hotdogdeity@y...> wrote:

> ---------------------------------

> there's a way to apply abstract mathematics to just about everything

> these days!

>

> --- In YamahaDX@yahoogroups.com, Edward r Jones <kobanogomi@y...>

> > I always thought the FB-01 was an odd name

Service.

> >

> > I made a realization tonight. $FB is ASCII for Square Root symbol.

> >

> > Sqrt(-01) == i

> >

> > i being the imaginary number

> > but, that could be coincidence :P

> >

> > =====

> >

> > what part of sin (w + i sin (w r)) do you not understand?

> > [reverse engineers]

> >

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