The system consists of a set of 42 pickups (one for each of the vibraphone's 37 bars, plus 5 spare), two collecting rails with volume trimpots for each individual bar, and the Mini Mixer with all cable and hanger accessories, transport cases, mounting materials, and detailed instructions.
The K&K vibraphone amplification system is played by Mike Mainieri, Dave Samuels, David Friedman, Joe Locke, Tom Toyama, and many more. It was also used by the legendary Lionel Hampton. His instrument, with the K&K system, was donated to the Smithsonian Museum on his 90th birthday.
The 3-channel Mini Mixer which allows perfect adjustment of the three octave ranges (f-f/f#-e/f-f) corresponding to wide, medium and narrow width tone bars. These EQ and volume adjustments are done inside the Mini Mixer with a supplied small screwdriver via trim pots. The system is preprogrammed for a Musser Pro Vibe.
All vibraphone amplification systems are custom made. We build all systems to the exact dimensions of your instrument.
Please allow 3-4 weeks between ordering and shipping.
Please see: How to draw a plan for your K&K Vibraphone Amplification System
Please call us at (541) 888-3517 or e-mail theman (at) kksound.com to begin your order
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