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Old 04-07-2010, 05:48 PM
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Default Electric Drum Question

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I use my Electric Drum Kit also just as pratice pads without sounds and without power on, i wanted to ask if this is a problem for the kit, as i thought the analog signal cannot be transformed into a digital one and this may damage the electronic circuit or something like that
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Old 04-07-2010, 06:17 PM
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What you're asking about isn't a problem... There's no signal if it's not powered...

BUT... any physical object will eventually wear out with use (especially ones you beat with a stick). So you may wanna get a practice pad just to lengthen you edrum's life.
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Old 04-11-2010, 05:18 AM
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You can bang on your e-kit from now til Ragnarok, I'm pretty sure you're not going to damage the triggers inside unless you see damage on the outside.
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Old 04-11-2010, 11:58 AM
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Default Re: Electric Drum Question

No, not a problem. I do it all the time.

They are made to be hit.

I've got Roland pads that are over ten years old, and I've only ever had one die on me.

They take a beating pretty well.
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