INPUT / OUTPUT FACILITIES
MIDI Interconnections: 1 Input, 1 Output, 1 Auxiliary Output.
Foot Switch Inputs: 1/4 inch phone jacks for 2 foot switches.
Memory Card Receptacle: accommodates LIGHTNING II memory card.
Audio Outputs: standard 1/4 inch phone jacks.
Main Box: dimensions are 1.7 x 8.5 x 10 inches (h,w,d);
weight is 3 pounds.
Remote: dimensions are 1.5 x 6 x 8 inches (h,w,d); weight is 12 ounces.
Wand transmitter: 11 inches long x .8 inches diameter; weight is 3 ounces.
Memory Card: 1.1 x .8 x .3 inches (minuscule); weight is .2 ounce.
Receiver: 7.5 volts D.C. at 1 ampere, or 110 volts A.C.
at .06 amperes, or 220 volts A.C. at .03 amperes (A.C. adapter is included)
Wands: dual range, powered with a one AA cell; playing time to sixty hours.
CIRCUITRY AND ARCHITECTURE
Supervisory control and signal processing: TMS370 micro
Internal memory: 32K bytes of RAM; 130K bytes of PROM.
Software: high level performance optimized user interface language.
Displays: 48 character liquid crystal display, four numeric displays.
Editing inputs: Six dedicated panel switches.
Performance variables: horizontal and vertical position for each hand; momentary
switches for each hand; software derived variables include velocity and
directional "strike" gestures.
Internal sound source: Thirty-two voice General MIDI sound card.
Specifications subject to change.
For additional information,
contact the manufacturer:
Buchla and Associates
P. O. Box 10205
Berkeley, CA 94709
Tel: (510) 528-4446
Fax: (510) 526-1955
subject must contain "lightning"
Performer is Pamela Z.
Photos by Susanne Kaspar