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Re: zoom 2100
When I had just one of these babies, it saved my cheese upon finding that
the house I was playing in was not in possession of a single three-prong
plug, making my Time Machine unusable via a severe case of Mr. 60-Hz Buzz.
End result, folks who'd heard my stuff online or otherwise recorded didn't
know the difference! So when a fellow LD member let his 2100 go, I started
using two of them! The resultant configuration proved versatile enough to
use on the entire 15-piece Club Meditation collection.
The only gripes I'd have about the Zoom 2100 is (a) its nearly non-existent
manual, which seems to have been written more in the interest of putting
instructions on a single piece of card stock; and (b) the little tiny
writing on its front end, which is hard to read in a well-lit room, let
alone one using "mood lighting." This aspect has encouraged the saving
usage of pre-sets, which I don't think support the multiple-loop config.
So, if anyone out there's found a good guide to programming this good
let me know eh?
Stephen P. Goodman
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----- Original Message -----
Sent: Wednesday, February 20, 2002 05:15 AM
Subject: zoom 2100
> several months ago i lent my 2100 to a friend and got it back a week
> ago.....i didnt care to put it back in my "chain" so it sat on a
> shelf.....this week, one of my 3 powerstips died, i did not know this
> happen, and i was running a second powerstrip off of the dead
> one.....needless to say, i lost about 75% of my toys and another 8.7% of
> sanity......being afraid to leave my house for anything but work, i have
> system to speak of.....had to loop, what can i do, im
> lets put the 2100 into my champ and play guitar into it.....goodness me,
> it sound good.....i played several hours with this "simple" set-up, this
> me look at the 2100 in a whole new light.....i learned more in one day
> the whole time the 2100 was a part of my "BIG" system (one of many button
> blinking lite boxes).....the main thing i learned: you can set up a loop
> the 2100 and change the new inputable sounds with the loop still playing
> within the 2100 itself).....what a bonus.....is there an easy way to push
> three buttons to get all three 5 sec. loops going at once?.....:)m