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Yamaha dd55 electronic drumkit

Please could you possibly help me track down some instructions for the above model

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Hi sunshine
You can download the manual from here. Thanks for using FixYa.
regards robotek

Posted on Dec 19, 2008

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    Graeme Ross Jan 31, 2010

    hhmmm, please use the link I have given you, and click resources on that page to bring up a link to download the manual. Thanks

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