times it looked like a regular Mellotron assembly line.
at times it sounded like a train wreck. Yeah, listening to several
Mellotrons being adjusted at once can grate on you...
JB cleaning and oiling up a motor.
surgery on some pad arms...Grafting on some felt.
John was puzzled about Mike Rivers' power supply...and how
all the magic smoke came out of it!
Don't worry. John was able to un-bodge the soldering job and get the
machine's SMS-4 controller working perfectly---just before we all had to leave
on Sunday. Whew!
Martin and Dennis look on as John un-bodges a "Sound
These 'trons were sent over from the UK and sold through Bill Eberline's Sound
Sales. But before they left Sound Sales, the 'trons were messed up a
bit. If you have one of these...