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Sticky keys

Posted: Wed Oct 22, 2014 8:15 pm
by BobTheDog
Anyone else got keys that stick?

Mine when I haven't played them for a bit seem to stick to the top bar.

So currently before playing I have to depress all the keys to get them unstuck before playing!

Re: Sticky keys

Posted: Thu Oct 23, 2014 6:00 am
by MiniDX
Nope, the mechanics of the keys are prfect on mine.

Re: Sticky keys

Posted: Thu Oct 23, 2014 12:27 pm
by Stue
Mine does that too. I have to move down all keys first, when it was standing for some hours. Than the keys don't stuck and work as they should. Strange behavior...

Re: Sticky keys

Posted: Thu Oct 23, 2014 12:59 pm
by BobTheDog
Hi Guys,

Thanks for the replies.

I wonder why it may be, I might try taking it apart and having a look.....



Re: Sticky keys

Posted: Fri Oct 24, 2014 11:48 pm
by Daj
I have the same issue with P12 keys

Re: Sticky keys

Posted: Wed Oct 29, 2014 11:57 pm
by pulsn
Yup, i have that problem too. I visited a friend in the netherlands two weeks ago, his Pro2 seems to have a higher quality keyboard too and he did not have that problem.

Maybe its a question of usage? So after a few months of daily usage the stickyness will disappear?

Re: Sticky keys

Posted: Wed Dec 16, 2015 10:36 pm
by saltykraut
Mine do a bit. Very slight after not being used for a while etc.

Re: Sticky keys

Posted: Sat Dec 19, 2015 6:29 pm
by blewis
Mine go sticky after not playing for a day or so. Have to press them all down once to get back to normal.

Cheap. After touch is way too sensitive as well (for me)

Wish it had the Prophet 6 keybed.

Re: Sticky keys

Posted: Tue Jan 19, 2016 5:05 pm
by Soundquest1
Mine do this after a week or so of not using. Weird, but not a problem though. One tap on all of them and they're back to normal

Re: Sticky keys

Posted: Wed Jan 20, 2016 1:44 am
by yewtreemagic
I've noticed this on some other manufacturer's keybeds - for instance my CME UF8 does this - but as others have mentioned, one tap on each of the keys and all the stickiness goes, so I don't consider it a real problem :wink:


Re: Sticky keys

Posted: Sat Mar 05, 2016 10:48 pm
by Blackdog128
Not sure if it's related, but my Pro 2 has two keys (2nd F and G from the bottom of the keyboard) that don't fire at lower velocities. I've wondered if it might be some manufacturing residue in there somewhere, or perhaps the sensors are misaligned? But i didn't relized there was a general "sticky keys" issue with some Pro 2's ...

I love the 'board though - what a great synth!