Hammond XK-1

Single stage Hammond keyboard


Single stage Hammond keyboard

If you're looking for the authentic Hammond organ sound at an unbeatable price, look no further.

The Hammond XK1 offers the charm and stage presence that only a Hammond can offer. Inside the rugged timber casing you will find the perfect selection of Hammond sounds and features, as well as sought-after extras like built-in Leslie simulator and extra voices.

All this comes in a compact package that you can carry under your arm.

The XK1 was launched following the huge international success of the XK3, the first of Hammond's new portable organ series. This model offers lighter weight and a handy selection of the incredible features of the XK3, including REAL drawbars and Leslie, plus comfortable waterfall keys. 

At only 13.5kg, the XK-1 is an essential part of any touring band's keyboard rig! And who better to give you the B-3 sound than Hammond, the B-3's inventor?

Vintage Tone Wheel and Extra Sounds

This new Hammond XK-1 offers you the classic "tone-wheel" sound by utilizing two VASE III 96 Digital Tone Wheels. The XK-1's sampled waveform makes it possible to reproduce all of the characteristics of the vintage Hammond B-3. Waveforms include B-type, Mellow, Brite (Upper and lower), Muted, Normal, and Synth (Pedal). In addition, the XK-1 offers eight "Extra Voice" sounds such a electric piano.

Drawbars, Presets, And Leslie, Oh My!

But wait! The new Hammond XK-1 also includes a set of nine drawbars, a 2-rotor digital Leslie a vibrato/chorus knob, a digital overdrive, 10 reverbs, and a built-in-3-band equalizer to go beyond the features you would expect to find on a vintage Hammond B-3

Lightweight Modern Keyboard Technology Meets Vintage B-3

But there's more. The Hammond XK-1 will perform like no previous tone-wheel Hammond could ever do, such as Pitch Bend/ Modulation, Transpose and MIDI. The Hammond XK-1's library of 132 information, whatever you like. All this in a compact 15-kilo package. That's 15kg, NOT 200! Show up to a gig with a Hammond XK-3 and your band and your back will love you. (So will your fans)

  • Vintage Tone Wheel and Extra Sounds
  • Presets, 1 Set of Drawbars, 2-rotor Digital Leslie, Vibrato/Chorus Knob
  • Pitch Bend, Modulation, MIDI, Transpose, Programmable Patches.
  • Weighs only 15 kilos
  • Keyboard: 61 Waterfall keys with Velocity
  • Drawbar: 1 set of Drawbars
  • Sound Generator: 2 x 96 Digital Tone Wheels.
  • Waveform: B-3 Long Loop Sampling.
  • Polyphony: Full Unlimited Polyphony
  • Internal Memory: 11 Presets x 12 Banks + Adjust
  • Leslie: High Quality 2 Rotor Digital Leslie
  • Pre-amp & Overdrive: Vacuum Tube Amplifier
  • Reverb: 10 Programs
  • Tone Controls: Bass, Mid-Range, Treble


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