Casio Casiotone MT-70 80s Portable Electronic Keyboard Barcode Pen & More

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  • Regular price $299.00

Casio Casiotone MT-70 Portable Electronic Keyboard Barcode Pen Songs & Manual

This keyboard from 1984 was Casio's first instrument with key lighting feature where a row of tiny LEDs above the keys flash up to teach keyboard playing. The MT-70 also features an optical barcode reader pen (Casio MS-1) to scan in the songs from special barcode song books into the internal sequencer.  memory.

  • This is a used unit. 

  • This unit shows some signs of wear, nothing major. Please see photos.

  • This unit will ship with the MS-1 pen and barcode song book. 

  • This unit will ship with the original operation manual and lesson booklet. 

  • This unit has been tested and is working and sounding as it should.

  • This unit can be powered off batteries or a 7.5V negative centre adaptor no less than 600mA. Neither are included in the sale. 

  • 49 mini keys
  • built-in speaker 
  • 8 note polyphony (only 4 notes with accompaniment)
  • separate knobs for main and rhythm + accompaniment volume
  • tempo knob
  • 10 semi- OBS preset rhythms {rock 1, disco, swing, samba, beguine | rock 2, march, waltz, bossanova, tango} selected by a 5-step slider + switch
  • 20 preset sounds {pipe organ, tibia, flute, piano, vibraphone, jazz organ 1, chorus, wah brass, funky, synth bells | wood wind, full tibias, oboe, celesta, xylophone, jazz organ 2, synth brass, cosmic flute, banjo, chime} selected by 10 OBS buttons + "select" button
  • "casio chord" switch {off, fingered, on}
  • "accomp. select" switch {rhythmic, arpeggio}
  • chord memory switch (chords stay held after releasing key when on)
  • "octave down" switch (transposes main voice 1 octave down, works only in chord mode).
  • rhythm "intro/ fill-in" and synchro buttons
  • sustain switch
  • vibrato switch {off, on, delayed}
  • sequencer with edit feature (345 note steps + 100 chord steps, but only monophonic main voice + 7 standard chords, awkward to use)
  • 2 "one key play" buttons (to step note by note through sequencer musics)
  • "melody guide" keyboard play training feature with key lighting (37 red & green LEDs above the keys)
  • barcode reader pen to load songs from special song books into the sequencer
  • LCD display shows the selected preset sound, the current chord and the current sequencer step number
  • analogue percussion {base, snare, open cymbal, close cymbal, woodblock} which uses transistor noise for cymbal and snare
  • tuning knob
  • headphone and line output jack
  • Postage: 

    Standard postage within Australia is free. We have tried to estimate express postage, however if you are in a remote area you may incur extra fees. 

    International import tax, duty, vat, custom fees or any other charges are not covered by us, nor included in the shipping fees. These are the responsibility of the buyer. 

    Return Policy:

    We do not accept returns for incorrect purchase or change of mind. 

    Returns will only be accepted for manufacture defects / faulty items. Please contact us if you have any problems with your purchase and we will strive to work it out with you.

    Please contact me with any questions you may have, and be sure to check our other listings for more synths and drum machine's. Thanks for looking.