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Good morning,perhaps I should elaberate a bit further upon my already sytated problem.

At this stage I have used a 25 pin printer jack as a replacement for the 25 pin jack also used by the Alesis DM6 ELECTRONIC DRUM KIT.As stated before there are 9 events or pads wich are played by hitting the pads to reproduce the sounds of normal drum kit.Each pad or event transmits certain electrical data or information to the main processor via pairs of wires which connect the pads to the processor.This connection is made via a 25 pin connector.The connector is split into two halves.Facing the connector the top counts left to right 1- 13 tags, the bottom counts Left to right 14 - 25.Each tag has a certain color wire, the top has primary colors eg Red Brown,green,blue,Black etc.The bottom accomodates it's pair mates eg Red White,Brown White etc.I have tried connecting individual pads in different color combinations to the processor without any complete success, that is to say each time some of the pads give the correct voice but show the incorrect pad or device.In short I am not using the correct color wire sequence and this is simply because it is not mentioned anywhere at the product URL or related sites.I hope this explaines my problem a little bit better.

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Try to find a replacement. If not have a service center with a schematic make a new one.

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