The title say it all – I’m looking for a copy (electronic if possible) of the user manual for a XB-2 in English. Hammond-Suzuki have it for download. How to fix loose keys on the XB-2 manual. jackets from Hammond and do it yourself, or pay. SERVICE MANUAL. XB-2, XB-Sn. CAUTION! see safety notice inside. J. May, HAMMOND SUZUKT, LTD. frt\(\ont.i\c On vse. 60\o\. Scan by Manual.

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Would a similar approach have to be taken to getting the drawbars working again? Polarity And Mode Select This manual covers 3.

April 21, at Obviously I accept no responsibility for the accuracy of my below comments as applied to an XB2 other than my own. If you do not see the version number you are running an earlier version. A continuity test showed that the via — even its top side — was no longer connected to IC23; the trace up to the via had been eaten away by the leaking capacitor. The name of each pot adjustment is screened onto the circuit board in English somwhere near its mounting point. When you grip the front of the key between your thumb and forefinger and wiggle it very gently from side-to-side if the key easily slides up against the adjacent keys, the little rubber tube has either worn thin or has completely worn out and fallen off.

I don’t know if anyone else here takes this point of view. Reed Family triangle Pattern If ham,ond manual is played or was played, drawbars and vibrato control upper manual.


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After all, they sound pretty cool as they come from the factory and since you have to make the below adjustments while the XB2’s power is turned on, there IS some danger of electric shock.

Split Lm Cancel Those parameters marked P will be saved to current preset when preset is saved. I installed the ROM upgrade 2 and was pleasantly surprised to find some unexpected benefits. Drawbar And Switch Data Out I noticed an unlabeled pot on the lower circuit board near the AC power recepatacle on the left side of the organ.

I could not use the pin Leslie cable from my XB-2 because that cable won’t plug into the EQ obviously and my Leslie has no effects loop.

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How to fix loose keys on the Mnaual manual? Drawbars and large panel buttons act as before, but SOLO button toggles between upper and lower manual.

Diapason Family check Mark Pattern Delighted with the board though its really gonna improve my sound. I find that the EQ is effective in dramatically altering the XB-2 tone in a very wide variety of ways. With this in mind it would should be sufficient to use a good 15 band unit, which is manula somewhat cheaper than the band units, though nearly not by half.

Is there anything or anyone you can suggest. Be forwarned, Hammond-Suzuki will not take kindly to hamkond call asking what the factory settings are since you forgot how yours were originally set yours and screwed them all up.

Ive spent the entire weekend in my music room with the organ, Im amazed how good it sounds in my 5. October 11, at Sometimes when I’m playing a blues tune that I normally play on piano, I’ll switch to organ, just because I might be in a bluesier mood than normal.


If you’re the sort of person who likes to tinker with electronics and you’re not afraid of tweaking with your XB2 a bit, you’ll probably find that these adjustments allow you to tailor the performance of your XB2 a little and you’ll have fun monkeying with it in the bargain.

Below I describe what I discovered by experimenting with different pot settings ha,mond my XB2. Now everybody’s got the blues. Just monkey around with the pots and you’ll see which way to turn them.

When performing with guitarists who are playing in short, staccato, rhythmic patterns, I should be playing organ instead of piano parts. So God helped him and created woman. Preset Select Data Chart You are not logged in.

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The EQ lets me get this tone surprisingly easily. A Basic String Tone November 1, at Various dealers are charging various prices for the upgrade hardware and installation labor. Reverb Gain Control If I don’t want the synth to sound when I’m playing the organ, I’ll turn on the organ solo. You can leave a responseor trackback from your own site. This made the XB-2 sound piercing and a bit nasal in the top octave.

Please use caution and common sense.

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