DSS-1 upgrade kit documentation
Upgrade Instructions – These are the instructions for the original (red board) kit. Use for disassembly and modification of the KLM-782 board, LCD, and floppy
CPU board addendum – Use this document to modify the CPU board. Applies to the new (blue board) modification. UPDATED MARCH 2014
New features guide – This is a guide to the new features of the kit.
SYSEX update – This document details changes to the System Exclusive format, which affects PCM data transfers.
Older DSS-1 documentation
DSS-1 Firmware – A .zip file of the DSS-1 firmware, and the VNC1 firmware. Read the instructions first (included in .zip file)
DSS-1 Disks – a .zip archive of sounds that I got with some used DSS-1’s. Load these onto a USB drive or memory card and start playing! These are for the Upgraded DSS-1 only.
DSS-1 Factory Disks – Factory disk archive, incomplete, and mostly included in the file above. For the upgraded DSS-1.
DISK IMAGES – Use OmniFlop to restore them to floppy disks for loading.
KSDU – Archive of the DSS-1 KSDU factory disks.
KSDU_2 – Archive of the DSS-1 KSDU factory disks (part 2).
KSDC – Archive of the DSS-1 KSDC factory disks.
KSD – Archive of the DSS-1 KSD factory disks.
Misc Samples – Archive of raw sample and work disks.
Korg_Analogue – Archive of the Analog disk series. Most of these are copies, but may have some changed parameters.
DSSX – A library of sounds that came with an upgraded DSS-1.
Bad Sectors – These disks had bad sectors while archiving. Many of them are probably OK but…use at your own risk!!
Single Bank Sine Sweep – A .wav file of a sinewave sweep, useful for testing sound memory
SP-3 SCSI Manual – manual for ASR-10 SCSI interface.
SP-3 SCSI installation manual – covers the SCSI and DI-10 installation
DI-10 installation manual – covers installation and setup of the DI-10 board
SP-2 (SL-1) SCSI manual – for the EPS16 SCSI board. This is actually for Rubber Chicken Systems’ SCSI board but most of it applies.