The restoration of this ARP Omni 2 was the first thing I posted when I started this blog. I wasn’t quite finished yet when I posted it, but I thought I was, so I decided to just go ahead and do the post. Ha, ha. Continue reading “ARP Omni 2 (continued)”
This one belongs to Jeff Zeigler, a great musician who also runs the studio Uniform Recording. The ARP Omni 2 is a synth where a lot can go wrong, but it has a very, very repetitive internal architecture so it’s often the same problems over and over– bad logic ICs and bad tantalum capacitors (blue circles in photo above). That doesn’t mean it’s easy to fix though!