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Ensoniq ASR-X Teardown/Repair

November 10th, 2010 9 comments

Here are some pictures of me opening and replacing the save button in an Ensoniq ASR-X.  This is one of my favorite samplers to work on do to its design.  The ASR-X also came loaded with some pretty classic sounds, which I’ll post once the samples are all edited.  Here is the demo song that comes loaded on the ASR-X.

ASR-X missing save button

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ASR with face plate removed

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Up Close

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Face plate removed

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Backside of Faceplate

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Face panel PCB missing the save button

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Face panel PCB with save button

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Ensoniq ASR-X with save button replaced

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-tron