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Kat Percussion MalletKat 8.5 Express Percussion Controller STAGE RIG

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    Kat Percussion MalletKat 8.5 Express Percussion Controller

    Kat Percussion MalletKat 8.5 Express is the world's most powerful MIDI keyboard percussion mallet controller in a 2-octave design that can be expanded to 3 or 4 octaves. All MalletKAT 8.5 user kits are pre-programmed for the included GigKat2 module for instant operation but can also be modified by the user.

    (Sells separately for
    $2,499.00
    )
    KAT Percussion MalletKAT Express 2-Octave Soft Case

    Protect your two-octave MalletKAT with this convenient soft case. The durable 1800-denier nylon exterior is matched in quality by the interior black velvet liner and the 25mm super-thick foam pad. The bag features a comfortable carrying strap, an embroidered logo, a heavy-duty zipper, and metal hardware.

    (Sells separately for
    $149.99
    )
    On-Stage KS7150 Platform Style Keyboard Stand

    An extremely strong stand with independent height and width adjustment, this stand also folds down for easy transport. This model leaves plenty of room underneath for bass pedals and other foot controllers, which is especially nice for organ players.

    (Sells separately for
    $144.95
    )
    Moog EP-3 Expression Pedal

    This expression pedal allows you to fine tune and control the expression input of any stompbox, synthesizer or keyboard. The EP-3 is built like a tank for high-quality performance on stage and in the studio, and is optimized for use with all brands of keyboards, controllers and effect pedals. Includes a detachable 1/4" control cable.

    (Sells separately for
    $59.00
    )
    KAT Percussion KT-MAL-S MalletKAT Mallets

    These mallets from Vater Percussion feature a matched heavy bamboo shaft and a medium size yarn head made specifically for the MalletKAT. The weight of the mallets makes it easier to play on the MalletKAT, bringing out the soft hits.

    (Sells separately for
    $39.99
    )
    Hosa CPP-203 Stereo Interconnect Dual 1/4" TS to 1/4" TS - 10'

    This dual 1/4" cable is designed to connect your instrument to any unit with right and left channels. Great for keyboards, mixing consoles, PA systems, or other sound reinforcement or recording applications.

    (Sells separately for
    $13.25
    )

    Kat Percussion MalletKat 8.5 Express is the world's most powerful MIDI keyboard percussion mallet controller in a 2-octave design that can be expanded to 3 or 4 octaves. All MalletKAT 8.5 user kits are pre-programmed for the included GigKat2 module for instant operation but can also be modified by the user.

    • GigKAT2 sound module included
    • Clambusters protective padding helps silence the occasional missed note
    • PitPads sturdy, protective surface prolongs the life of your pads
    • 2 independent 5-pin MIDI outs allow separate routing to synths and computer
    • Sustain pedal and footswitch included
     
    detail image of Kat MalletKat Express showing pads

    MalletKat Express incorporates the same FSR (force-sensing resistor) technology as all Kat instruments, delivering superb feel and response. With 127 factory setups, 127 programmable user setups and features like splitting, layering, poly/mono, 'hang' modes and more, MalletKat Express is an incredibly expressive and powerful alternative to traditional marimba and vibraphone instruments.

    Kat MalletKat controller sitting next to GigKat2 sound module

    GigKat2 has 256 voices of polyphony and can play simultaneously on all 16 MIDI channels, letting you finally leave the computer at home. Included in the sound set are vibes, marimbas, timpani, steel pan, chimes, bells, xylophone and crotales, along with orchestral, Latin hand percussion and drum sets. GigKat2 also provides hundreds of non-percussion sounds like pianos, basses, guitars, strings, horns, organs and electric pianos. You are only limited by your own imagination.

    Kat MalletKat controller sitting next to GigKat2 sound module
    More Information
    SKU KAT-MALKAT85EXPSR
    MPN 357676
    Manufacturer KAT Percussion
    Condition New
    Included from Manufacturer Power cable
    GigKat2 sound module with power supply
    Footswitch
    Sustain pedal
    MIDI cable
    Controller Type Mallet
    Number of Keys 25
    Onboard Controllers 2 × 1/4" sustain footswitch inputs
    1/4" edit footswitch input
    2 × 1/4" foot control inputs
    MIDI Out
    5-Pin MIDI Yes
    Width 32"
    Depth 11"
    Height 3.5"
    Product Weight 9 lb

    Kat Percussion MalletKat Limited Warranty

    This Limited Warranty applies only to Kat Percussion MalletKat products purchased in the United States.

    Your MalletKat product purchased from an authorized KAT Percussion dealer in the U.S. carries a 1-year warranty on parts, 6 months on sensors and 90 days for labor.

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