The Express offers a compact and lightweight 2-octave design which can be expanded to 4 octaves. The MalletKAT is the world's most powerful MIDI percussion mallet controller using true FSR sensing technology. It incorporates the same FSR technology as all of the KAT instruments, delivering superb feel and response. With 127 programmable setups and features like splitting, layering, poly/mono and "hang" modes, the MalletKAT is an incredibly expressive and powerful alternative to traditional marimba and vibraphone instruments.
We offer warranty on our controllers for ONE YEAR PARTS and FSR sensors. We offer a 90 Day warranty for LABOR. All controllers are BUILT TO ORDER. There is a 2 to 3 week lead time on all controller purchases.
Unit dimensions: 32" X 11" X 2.5"
Weight: 9 lbs.
The following features/accessories now ship "standard" with the malletKAT 8:
We offer warranty on our controllers for one year on parts, and 6 months on sensors. We offer a 90 Day warranty for LABOR. All controllers are BUILT TO ORDER. There is a 1 to 2 week lead time on all controller purchases.
**iOS compatibility requires an Apple Lightning to USB 3 Camera Adapter (sold separately)
**Android compatibility requires a USB converter cable (sold separately)
The 128 User Kits inside the malletKAT can be pre-configured for immediate use with the sound modules listed above.
If you purchased one of these sound modules separately and would like your instrument to include pre-configured firmware, please include this in the comments when placing your order.
In the next few months, we will be transitioning the powder coating metal and sensor overlays of our malletKAT, vibeKAT and trapKAT products to a new, bright white body.
This beautiful and contemporary look is further enhanced by also including a solid black nylon coating atop of the pads. This coating is not just aesthetic, but provides additional protection of the pads from the sun, rain, and general abuses.