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Rockman schematics....

9/28/2003 2:20 AM
Rockman schematics....
Anyone has schems for a rockman soloist device?....or know where i can get it?  
I want to gain some insight on the way distortion is produced and shaped in that device,so i guess a schem of any distortion-producing rockman device would be useful...  
Thanks in advance folks...  
9/28/2003 12:17 PM
Steve Dallman

If you do a patent search, you will find the schematics of the original Rockman which should help. Nothing special, just op amps, diode clipping (I think LED's if I remember right) and some bandpass shaping.
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9/28/2003 2:11 PM
Stephen Giles
Try US4584700 or US4683589.  
9/28/2003 3:40 PM

Thanks guys...can you please hand over the URL for the patent search site?
9/28/2003 5:40 PM

Can i get the schematics there?
10/2/2003 6:47 PM
Ben N

On the same general topic, any schems or tips as to how to make one of those oddball power supplies for the Rockmans? Thanks in advance,  
10/3/2003 5:55 PM

If i'm not mistaken,i guess you could use a regular 12v power supply and create with a couple of resistors and caps a fake dual polarity power supply at -6 and +6 volts...i'm sure you know what i'm talking about...
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