Just got this spider working, it was mostly in bad mechanical rather than electronic. Quite a quirky sequencer , good for making experimental sequences. You can record in real-time or in steps, I run it through both modes plus the special random mode that is mentioned in the manual. Visit my ebay shop to find Link cables for sale. http://stores.ebay.co.uk/clacktronics Please visit clacktronics.co.uk for more interesting things!