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US2 - Two Keyboard MIDI stack

 

 

The US2 two-keyboard stack is a higher spec version of the MS2.  There are three main advantages compared to the MS2:
- the keyboards are more closely nested
- the pistons are better quality
- the cheeks are wider and profiled
Since the start of 2021, both models of keyboard stack have utilised the M-Audio Keystation 61 Mk3, so there is no difference in touch.

The stack plugs directly into the USB ports of your computer, or a powered USB hub. Use the stack on its own, or combined with a MIDI pedalboard. Can be placed on a table, desk or other convenient surface, or built into an existing console.

The stack is guaranteed for one year.  See Our Selling Policy for the terms of our guarantee.

Features at a glance
* two full-size 61 note keyboards
* 8 pistons per keyboard arranged in groups of
four
* semi-weighted touch
* substantial bolted MDF chassis - no wobble!
* requires no external power supply and no batteries (draws power from USB connections)
* requires no MIDI-to-USB converter
* non-scratch feet (which may be removed if stack is to be bolted down)
* option to add music stand
* finished in black  (goes with anything!) Other colours are available
* can be transported in boot or back seat of most cars
* fully compatible with Hauptwerk
* a generic pdf User Guide is available from our Downloads page
* needs 3 available USB ports

Pistons
The 16  pistons can be configured to do almost anything in Hauptwerk. Most obviously they can be used as combination pistons, but they can also carry out menu commands. Particularly useful ones are to advance the registration sequencer, or to start and stop the built-in recording. The pistons are not numbered, but they are grouped into fours for ease of identification.

 MIDI output channel
MIDI output is on channel 1 for both keyboards and pistons.

Physical dimensions (approximate)
Length: 908mm

Width: 390 mm
Height with feet: 186mm
Height without feet: 176 mm
Weight: 16 kg



 

 


£835


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