There are three versions of the TP40... L, M, and H. I believe Nord uses the M, Kurzweil uses the L. Also, the keybed is available with or without aftertouch, which could change the feel a bit, and it's possible that there may be other ways Nord could tweak them to their taste. Comparing a "rock" keyboard (noisy plastic and springs) with a "classical" keyboard (silent wood and felt). Each of the keys provides 3 contacts for superior performance. The latter has the TP40 Wood keybed which looks amazing, but obviously it lacks Komplete integration. Joined: May 2014. I hate running out of something in the middle of a project. And most probably . I really had no issues with Pianoteq or REAPER it was jus just plug and play. The TP40 is good and a lot of people like it very much, but it does not have the grand replicating key throw of the TP400/TP40WOOD. Oops!!! I have used both, and although very different, equally playable for me. Located in the center of the instrument is a razor-sharp TFT color display. Keys are mounted on a support frame with core of steel sheet. The SL88 Grand shines in that regard. Gold Member. Fatar TP40/L: where or alternatives? The Studiologic SL88 Grand uses a better key action, the Fatar TP/40 wood graded hammer action, but it’s also much more expensive. Some more detail is at. I have used both, and although very different, equally playable for me. Have a … Yamaha one is very nice, but the TP40L is the step up from cheaper Studiologic with TP100, and the TP40LWOOD feels like "real" piano as keys are wood, not plastic. But the Nord PIano 2HP is a Fatar TP100, not a TP40. Wish it came with Semi Weighted keys. While this list is more than a year old. Which Fatar action does the Nord Piano have? I'm in the market to buy me a new 88 key midi controller, since my old one is getting tired. Users browsing this forum: cgrafx, Jazzmann and 7 guests. My latest addition to my keyboard arsenal, the Kurzweil PC3LE6, apparently has the Fatar TP/8PIANO action installed in it. Keys are mounted on a support frame with core of steel sheet. Press question mark to learn the rest of the keyboard shortcuts. and please explain us why. Rikismyname OP. Usually when I work on projects, the day time is mostly spent running all over the place to get the materials. The 3-sensor models I've played have felt better than the 2-sensor versions, for reasons not obviously connected to the presence of the thid sensor, making me think they made other changes. Total access with total ease. It has adjustable feel, with defaults for Soft, Medium, Hard, and Customizable, with six edita… Feb 3, 2013 #1 Hi,first time poster here. My fingers have been always at ease on the kurzweil keyboards i had so far, which sported a Fatar TP/40 L (Light, 45gr). But a hammer action keyboard always has sensitivity on the keys.) I recently bought a later model K2500XS which uses the same "slightly improved" action that my K2600X uses. Fatar TP/100LR. The SL-73 at $499 is a killer deal. In fact, I might like the slightly lighter feel of the tp100, works really well for rhodes in my opinion. by pianokid » 29 Oct 2013, 00:55 . Replacement keys for Fatar TP40 GH Keyboard (used) Fatar TP40 GH keyboard is a touch sensitive keyboard with 3 Zone Hammer Action. Benjamin Adams TP100 vs Hawk Bb Trumpet with Case. Graded Hammer Action. Posts: 622. My apologizes. With the respect of the full weighted touch of the real piano action, the new design guarantees a very fluent and authentic feel. Thanks SAComposer. The Grand goes premium with wooden keys and ivory-feel surfaces, at a trade-off of 15 additional pounds. maurus Posts: 378 Joined: 26 Jun 2011, 10:34 Your Nord Gear #1: Nord Electro 5 Your Nord Gear #2: Nord Electro 6. Though the action is a decent and sturdy product, I am finding it a little tightly sprung for my needs. We are not affiliated with Clavia! I've looked at studiologics Acuna 88 and Vkm 188 plus. Whats the difference between Fatar tp100 and Fatar tp40 keys on midi controllers? TP/100LR is remarkably lighter than any other. The new design of the hammer and the return spring application creates the right combination for the press of the keys as on the real Acoustic Piano. Not all Fatar TP100 boards feel the same. Cambridgeshire. Joined: May 2014. OP. (A variant of) The former is in the Nord HP boards, the latter in the Nord Piano and Stage. Rikismyname. TP100 TP40 is in the NP and Stage models. Gold Member. TP100 TP40 is in the NP and Stage models. Fatar TP10 ABS keyboard is a touch sensitive keyboard with Hammer Action. The special sandwich design of the keys (Kostil® Wood and Kostil®) applied to the graded hammer action mechanism creates the right clonation of the Grand Piano. Now let's come to the minuses: electronics is subpar. There is detailed info on the web. But even though SL88 Studio (TP100) feels a bit cheap, it's a really good buy for anyone who's on a budget. Or, is there any tp/40l aficionado that found something else that satisfied them? c ontact detection is done via 12 pin contact rubber strip with two graphite points. I have always liked Fatar actions and specifically the Fatar TP/9PIANO (aka TP/9P) in my Studiologic Numa Compact purchased earlier this year at B&H. I've been looking for a weighted keyboard to replace my Kurzweil PC3 76 semi weighted keyboard and have gone through looking at Roland FA-08, Yamaha MOXF8, S70xs. Sorry about that, I did indeed think you we're talking about the hp. I heard of VPC1 but i think i may have a problem with its construction. It has three sensors per key and aftertouch. * A Personal note on the. The problem is the schlep factor (never under 20kg/45lbs..), so i'm trying to find more lightweight alternatives. All good but for one … Since you posted in the Electro forum, I think he thought you were asking which action is in the Electro HP. I think FATAR must wonder why they bother, as it seems there is never enough posts on forums claiming implicitly that its FATAR's fault that Arturia, Nord, Native Instruments, Kurzweil, or some other brand didn't enable the tri-sensor featureset on the TP100, or felt that an entry level hammer action keyboard was suitable for a £2000 piano or synth. This website displays data from third party public sources. vs. SAComposer, Nov 4, 2015 #2. There is also a graded version, with heavier feeling keys toward the bottom and lighter toward the top. Is there a list of keyboards with the TP/40L somewhere (the ones you find on google are usually out of date or just say 'TP/40', which could be 40GH for example)? TP40W hat nackt ca 17 kg. Really nice. c ontact detection is done via 12 pin contact rubber strip with two graphite points. Spam posts get immediate permanent ban. Trailerman NI Product Owner. The data presented is for information purposes only. TP/40WOOD: Professional Grand Piano Keyboard. Compare 2 trumpets . SL990 Pro and XP aren't built anymore. Re: Which Fatar action does the Nord Piano have? I loved it because I could get most of piano expressivity but still be able to play organ/synth parts with relative ease. Within the rugged metal case (synthetic end caps), you’ll find Fatar’s premium TP40, 88-key, graded hammer action, wooden keybed. Overview of the TP/100LR, showing the key frame, keys and twin 'fast connection system' connectors. It is not about lock smithing or key duplication services. Re: Difference in keybed? Mais un clavier à marteaux a toujours une sensibilité sur les touches) (Clavier Fatar TP100) 128-Polyphonie vocale (Nombre de notes qui peuvent sonner en même temps. At these core all attachments were made of plastic in an injected machine. Wegen klappern Haltbarkeit. Cela inclut les chansons qui sonnent en même temps. I know that the sensor PCB is pretty much the same throughout FATAR actions, but the TP40 is so new that I really don't know. I always make sure I have everthing I need before I start a project. StudioLogic is the finished products division of Fatar, so when it comes time to show off the finest keyboards they can manufacture, it makes sense to feature them in their own family of products. This is a discussion forum for people who play keyboards. Wood Keys. Fatar TP100? And just for the sake of clarity... L, M, and H refer to the light, medium, and heavy versions of the action. The SL Studio adopts the latest hammer action keybed technology from FATAR giving the best piano touch feeling. Sculptured endcaps made of a highly resistant synthetic material help to shield the premium TP40 wood keybed perfectly and provide a safe grip when handling and transporting. It's a close call betwen this and the new Studiologic SL88 for me. This 'unofficial' Forum is dedicated to the Clavia Nord Keyboards, including the Nord Stage, Nord Electro and Nord Piano. I have zero problems with my K2600X, and in fact, the K2500XS has no cracks on the weights as well. 76 & 88 keys, Dynamic rubber contacts, Monophonic Aftertouch available. vs. Benjamin Adams TP100 vs Jean Paul USA TR-330. Thread starter RasmusFors; Start date Feb 3, 2013; RasmusFors Active Member. (Fatar TP100 Keyboard) 128-Voice polyphony (Number of notes that can sound at once. Also wenn ein Keyboard unter 15 Kg wiegt kann keine TP40 drin sein. Top. So if you play over an accompaniment sound, more notes will accumulate.) That's a lower bar, most people agree that the TP100 is not a wonderful action, but it is useful for keeping the weight of the instrument down. The TP40/WOOD is far better than the TP100 particularly if you're heavy-handed, it is closer not just aesthetically to the real piano action. Posts: 622. TP/40: Professional Digital Piano. Everything about the Nord Electro 2, Electro 3, Electro 4, Electro 5, and Nord Electro 6. Would you choose? Hi folks, My fingers have been always at ease on the kurzweil keyboards i had so far, which sported a Fatar TP/40 L (Light, 45gr). Fast sicher ist bei aktuellen Produkten mit Fatar Hammermechanik wenn schwer TP40 und wenn leicht TP100 drin. Top of the line Fartar keybed. Thornberry Posts: 7 Joined: 05 Apr 2012, 08:30 Country: Your Nord Gear #1: Nord Piano Your Nord Gear #2: Other Brand. So mechanically, things look … Discuss any issues around Nord's keyboards, share your favorite patches, samples, and music. My guess it's the Fatar TP40 keybed. Now I have a question!! That helps a lot. Or it could be coindidence, that the better feelng ones I played happened to also be 3-sensor models. Their equivalent is SL88 Grand (wit the best Fatar you could ever find : TP40Wood). Its late at night. #2689834 05/21/15 07:50 AM. I loved it because I could get most of piano expressivity but still be able to play organ/synth parts with relative ease. I did need to touch anything in Pianoteq or in the SLeditor. Cambridgeshire. This includes songs that sound at once. Top. Messages: 40. Press J to jump to the feed. The StudioLogic SL88 Studio and Arturia Keylab 88 MKII share the same key action, the Fatar TP/100LR, which I’m not a big fan of if realistic feel is important. Hi, I would like to know the opinion of users who have been testing these wooden keys (Fatar TP40 Wood - SL88, Kawai RM3II - VPC1, Yamaha NW - CP4 and Roland PHA50 LX?) We're talking here of a third (or even quarter) the price of a Doepfer MK4+, for a really decent 88 keybed. At these core all attachments were made of plastic in an injected machine. Keybeds i don't like: CP88 (too heavy), Fatar tp100 (when pressing to the bottom there is unsatisfying feel and the keybed feels a bit cheap and it trembles in middle of the press, Casio keybeds for their fake tri sensor and bad responsiveness. and at the same time have been able to compare them. Replacement keys for Fatar TP10 ABS Keyboard. Osho #2741760 … Try to google the Fatar actions TP100 and TP40. Re: Pianos with Fatar TP/100LR action. In fact, I might like the slightly lighter feel of the tp100, works really well for rhodes in my opinion. I find that Outside of the Weird 3 X/Y Stick Controllers(I want Wheels). Thanks, everyone. 88 keys, Dynamic rubber contacts, Monophonic Aftertouch available, Escpament Mechanical Touch Feeling. Re: Which Fatar action does the Nord Piano have? Die restlichen TP s variieren je nach Gewichtung ein wenig. 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