SY85 Sample Tutorial for SYEMB06 Expansion

Introduction: This tutorial explains how to load samples into the Non-Volatile SYEMB06 modules.If you need instructions on how to install the modules into the SY85 please see the article HERE. Before starting the Tutorial please have a blank formatted 720KB floppy disk ready for use later on. INITIALIZE THE SAMPLE MEMORYAfter installing memory modules the …
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SYEMB06 Installation Guide for SY85

Introduction: Static Electricity PrecautionsBefore handling any type of electronic PCB you must be aware of the dangers of static electricity.Static electricity builds up in your body when you walk around on carpet and other flooring materials. Your clothing generates static when you move about. When you remove certain types of clothing you hear ‘clicking’ or …
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ESD Packaging Guide for PCBs

Introduction: When handling and packaging PCB assemblies there is an invisible threat called ElectroStatic Discharge (ESD). ESD occurs when a static charge has built up in a material or person and that charge is released on to another object. Normally this is not a concern – if the charge is large enough you may hear …
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Yamaha SY Series Aftertouch Adjustment

Introduction: Several of the Yamaha SY series are fitted with keyboards with Aftertouch capability. Aftertouch allows additional sound control by using finger pressure on the keyboard after the key(s) have been struck and held down. This pressure is translated into a ‘controller’ value that can be used to adjust Pitch / Modulation / Expression etc. …
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