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Yamaha dd55 pad not working

A pad on my Yamaha dd55 drum set is not working or not sound ing the proper sound programmed to it. I have had this problem before, but I am sick of sending it to Yamaha to fix.Does any one know how difficult it is to repair? Last time I had this problem, the other pads eventually died too. Thanks for any help

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  • Abraham George Oct 19, 2019

    There is Piezo sensor under the rubber pad.You have to replace it.



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solution!! you go to "voice" hit the hihat pedal, then press "page" till you get to hhat ofset and bring the value to negative. approx -25. pressure that you applied to hhat pedal becomes less

Posted on Nov 13, 2008


Scott Frye

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SOURCE: Yamaha clavinova won't play C natural in any octave

Hi ...
There are flexible cables that connect the keys to the main electronics. The connectors for those cables sometimes age poorly..
It is fixable. But dont "get taken" on a repair.
If it's just resoldering a few points,it shouldnt be more than $100.00
to fix

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SOURCE: i want to connect my YAMAHA DTXPRESS IV SPECIAL to my PC

Any pro-audio interface with a midi input would do the trick. There are numerous products out there that offer this. You can get a simple usb midi interface, and connect the Yamaha up with a midi cable running from the midi out of the drum module to the nidi in of the interface.

one of the simpler ones:...

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Tim Swiercinsky

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This should link to owners manual..Hope this helps.

Posted on Aug 25, 2009


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I'm having the problem too...I'm thinking that maybe getting the DC adapter MAY fix it though as stated in the Manual: "...The output level of the mini-KP will be smaller than its input level. This is because the attenuator circuit is connected at the input section, considering that the mini-KP is used on battery power." so maybe the dc connector will increase output volume?

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