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Old 04-13-2012, 06:17 AM
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Default DTX700 Yamaha

Has anyone bought or tried this kit? I tried one for about 10 mins at the drum shop a month ago and I thought it was fantastic. I can't find anything on drummerworld about it and my net search brings up other yamaha kits.

The pads felt great compared to the roland I have (an older TD6v model with mesh heads). The bell on the cymbal was very nice. I'm thinking of investing the $2500 for one of these. I've tried the roland td9, wasn't too impressed. This DTX700 looks like the midrange kit according the yamaha site.

Any feedback would be great!
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Old 04-13-2012, 01:35 PM
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Default Re: DTX700 Yamaha

Head over to vdrums.com or dtxexperience. You will get more feedback there. I dont have any experience with the 700, but my 900 is rock solid. I had to call Yamaha tech support once and they were top notch.

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Old 04-13-2012, 10:11 PM
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Default Re: DTX700 Yamaha

Having owned both brands, personally I prefer yamaha to roland..especially now with the new TCS pads…the samples that yamaha uses imo are more realistic..in addition, the dtx700 has some editing features that even 900 doesn't have...
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Old 04-18-2012, 07:45 AM
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Default Re: DTX700 Yamaha

Agree with Scorch which I've done many times with regards to Roland and Yamaha ha ha

I currently have a TD-4 (suits my needs at the moment) I had a DTXtreme III and yeah Yamaha's sound wise beat Roland hands down for $$ in my opinion
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