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Welcome to the Peavey Gallery

Introducing Peavey

Long time American professional audio product manufacturer attempted to break into the synth business. For street prices, see Prepal.

Released Sampler Rompler
1989 SP SX DPM3
1991 SP-Plus DPM3-SE DPM-V3 DPM2 DPM-V2
1992 SXII DPM3-SE-Plus
1993 DPM-SI DPM4 DPM488 Spectrum-Bass
1995 Spectrum-Bass-II Spectrum-Organ Spectrum-Synth


Architectural Classes:

  • Additive: Multiple sine wave harmonics are combined.
  • Conventional: Single cycle waveforms, subtractive architecture (filtered harmonics).
  • FM: Oscillators use Frequency or Phase Modulation.
  • Rompler: ROM based samples (often subtractive).
  • Sampler: User recorded samples (often subtractive).
  • Modelling: Digital model, usually involving a Driver and Modulators.