LaunchPad Mini USB cable....?

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chapelier fou
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LaunchPad Mini USB cable....?

Post by chapelier fou » Fri Oct 03, 2014 7:51 am

So they have this pretty weird USB cables... What a stupid idea to make this for a musical instrument... that makes replacement impossible if you're setting up on stage and you realize that you forgot the cable.
Any idea where i could find one of those for spare use ?
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Re: LaunchPad Mini USB cable....?

Post by S4racen » Fri Oct 03, 2014 11:56 am

Isn't it the same as a Blackberry or Samsung phone charger cable??

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Re: LaunchPad Mini USB cable....?

Post by slackerluddite » Wed May 06, 2015 5:58 pm

Did anyone have any luck buying a replacement cable? I just bought three from here but be warned none of them worked :(

http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/161400795908? ... EBIDX%3AIT

I have another random one that came with my used Launchpad Mini but it's not right angled which is a bit lame.

Has anyone had any success with replacements with an angled micro end? And if so where did you buy them?

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Re: LaunchPad Mini USB cable....?

Post by sporkles » Thu May 07, 2015 1:36 pm

It's not exactly the most exotic cable out there - any micro USB cable will do. (I think Apple is the only company that uses proprietary cables for their phones and tablets; all other brands come with a micro USB cable nowadays. )

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Re: LaunchPad Mini USB cable....?

Post by Asymmetricalmusic » Thu May 07, 2015 4:15 pm

Have you tried Novation?

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