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Synthchaser #074 – Yet Another LinnDrum Repair – Troubleshooting Dead Drum Sounds

In case you didn’t get enough LinnDrum repair excitement last week in Synthchaser #072, I’m back at it again, firing up a customer’s “Wildcard” LinnDrum, which was purchased in unknown condition and without a power supply. We troubleshoot and fix some dead and incorrect drum sounds and give yet another LinnDrum a chance at life. […]

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Synthchaser #072 – Fried LinnDrum Repair

Two customers bought LinnDrums on eBay and sent them in for service/repair. One customer got a good buy, the other got a nightmare! It was a hacked mess of wires and modifications and the circuit board was blackened all the way through from heat. When most people would consider something like that a “parts machine”, […]

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Synthchaser #045-047 – LinnDrum Repair Video Series

In this 3 part series, I repair a poor unfortunate LinnDrum that got wet and very ill. In the first part, I take a look at some of the problems we’re having, displays are all 0’s, many sounds don’t work and there’s weird and random noise coming from the machine.  We rebuild the power supply […]

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