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Sub 37 + ?

Posted: Tue Aug 30, 2016 3:47 pm
by RudiFeels
I have a sub 37 and would like to add another oscillator/voice to it. I initally purchased a mother-32 recently to pair with it which i've been sending midi too from the sub 37 and then routing the audio into the sub 37's external input. My question is would a minitaur or a used slim phatty be a better option for what i'm looking for. To my knowledge the mother-32 can't be polychained but the minitaur can. Also keep in mind i'm looking to add more voices/ rather then another synth. So far it seems like the minitaur would be better for this but the mother 32 is more versatile. Any input?

Re: Sub 37 + ?

Posted: Tue Aug 30, 2016 11:23 pm
by Novem808
I use a Minitaur, it works well. The Minitaur is also really good for deep bass duties on its own..needless to say they complement each other very well.


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Re: Sub 37 + ?

Posted: Sat Sep 10, 2016 12:40 am
by jsharpphoto
Polychaining one synth off of the sub37 is kind of pointless, since you can't do it in duo mode. I know the difference between duo paraphonic and two notes of polyphony, don't get me wrong. But I'm saying it's almost not worth doing unless you're adding 2 or more. Minitaurs are great for this because they are so cheap. Street price is about $425 new, or 300-350 used. Pick up 3 or 4 and you're on to something. Setting them up is a bit tedious, but if you're leaving them chained it's no big deal.

Re: Sub 37 + ?

Posted: Sat Sep 10, 2016 6:29 pm
by Bald Eagle
I use a Sub Phatty as an extra oscillator for the Sub 37. Works well but cant poly chain them. If you could I would get another. But can probably get a used Sub P at a good price.