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KAT Percussion MalletKAT 8.5 Pro 3-Octave Keyboard Percussion Controller with GigKAT 2 Module 3 Octavetrue true
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- For products over $200, No Lemon Policy applies. If it fails for the same defect 3 times, it is replaced on the 4th breakdown. (Does not apply to failures due to drops, spills, and cracks)
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A keyboard percussion controller gives you sound without limits.
The MalletKAT Express incorporates the same FSR technology as all of the KAT instruments, delivering superb feel and response. The MalletKAT comes with 127 factory setups designed to work with general MIDI sound modules and 127 programmable user setups and features like splitting, layering, poly/mono, "hang" modes and more. It's an expressive and powerful alternative to traditional marimba and vibraphone instruments. All MalletKAT 8.5 User Kits are preprogrammed for the GigKAT2 Module for instant turn key operation. It can also be modified by the user.
The GigKAT2 has 256 voices of polyphony and can play simultaneously on all 16 MIDI Channels. Leave the computer behind and call up the User Kit on the MalletKAT instead. Included in the sound set are many vibes, marimbas, timpani, steel pan, chimes, bells, xylophone, crotales and orchestral and Latin hand percussion and drum sets. The GigKAT2 also provides hundreds of non-percussion sounds, like pianos, basses, guitars, strings, horns, organs and electric pianos.
- MIDI percussion mallet controller
- Standard 3-octave design that can expand to 4 or 5 octaves
- 127 factory setups
- 256 voices of polyphony
- 16 MIDI channels
- Dimensions: 47" x 11" x 2.5"
- Weight: 15 lbs.
Percussion and MIDI combine in the MalletKAT 8.5 Pro. Order yours today.
- Free Standard Ground shipping (48 contiguous states, some overweight and Used/Vintage items excluded).
- Orders placed before 3 p.m. ET usually ship the same business day.
Every guitar or bass you purchase from Musician's Friend (electric or acoustic, New or Open Box) includes two years of protection from manufacturer defects.
Our Gear Advisers are available to guide you through your entire shopping experience. Call or Chat for expert advice and to hear the latest deals.