Yamaha RX21

Digital rhythm programmer

Yamaha RX21 drum machine
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1985 (July)
Initially sold for ¥42,000

The entry-level RX21 was one of the cheapest programmable drum machines available in 1985.

It's very small, built with the classic Yamaha black plastic and rubber buttons. 9 decent voices, that are available directly from the pads, are used to create the 40 preset patterns.

Yamaha RX21 brochure
Yamaha RX21 brochure
Yamaha RX21 on Electronics & Music Maker, Sep 1985
Yamaha RX21 on Electronics & Music Maker, Sep 1985

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Yamaha RX21 Digital Rhythm Programmer Drum Machine

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