Builds upon the already legendary sound and performance of the classic B-3!
The Hammond XK-3c Drawbar Organ follows in the footsteps of the award-winning Hammond XK-3, known around the world as the new B-3. The Hammond XK-3 has become the definitive must-have keyboard for dedicated organ player who demand nothing but the best.
This musical instrument does what has never been done before - offering you the classic "tone-wheel" sound by utilizing 96-digital tone wheels. This Vase III sound generator now makes it possible to reproduce all of the characteristics of the vintage Hammond B-3. Additionally, the Hammond XK-3 houses two internal vacuum tubes that will change continuously from pre-amp mode to overdrive mode via control knob. The Hammond XK-3 organ also includes 12 reverse color key presets, 3 sets of drawbars, a 2-rotor digital Leslie, and a 6 -position rotary VIBRATO/CHORUS KNOB, all the features you would expect to find on a Hammond Vintage B-3.
- A portable drawbar keyboard with digital tone-wheels
- Split vibrato upper and lower real time assignable MIDI controllers
- Better MIDI mapping options
- Enhanced dual tube preamp and overdrive
- Advanced digital Leslie and vibrato scanner
- Keyboard: 73 (61+12 Preset Keys), Water-fall keys with velocity
- Drawbars: 3 sets of drawbars, 9-Upper, 9-Lower, 2-Pedal
- Sound Generator: Vase III sound generator creates 96 digital Tone-wheels.
- Tone-wheel leakage-noise and motor-noise are adjustable wheel by wheel.
- Presets: Original B-3 reverse-color preset-keys, 11 presets x 12 banks + cancel
- Polyphony: Full polyphony (unlimited)
- Leslie: Advanced digital Leslie and scanner vibrato
- Preamp & Overdrive: New dual tube amp for pre-amplification and Leslie overdrive
- Reverb: 10-Modes, Leslie reverb
- Tone Control: Bass, Mid range, Treble, B-3 tone control
- Sustain: Pedal drawbars
- Wheel: Pitch bend, modulation
- Display: 20-character, 2-line back-light LCD
- Terminal: AC-input, Line out L/R, 11-Pin Leslie, Effect send, Return/Line in, MIDI IN1/IN2/OUT/THRU (Addition of lower keyboard and/or pedal possible via MIDI), Headphone, Foot-switch/Leslie-switch, Expression pedal (EXP-100F with Leslie-switch).
- Card Slot: CompactFlash Card slot
- Finish: Walnut
There is only one authentic Hammond organ and only Hammond delivers that sound. Order your XK-3c today!