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Akai MPC 1000 Pad Set - New Version Pad Fix Upgrade Kit

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Free color pad upgrade when purchasing from For a limited time, the Extra Sensitive Thick Fat pads are available with the kit for an extra $29.00 (choose above)


If your MPC1000 pads are starting to give out on you its very likely you need the pad upgrade kit. The new style pad upgrade will provide a very stable pad with longer life span than the original faulty MPC 1000 pads. If you want your MPC1000 to feel like all the other iconic MPC models, this is the upgrade you need. This is the complete kit to convert your Akai MPC 1000 to the same old style MPC feel, with a softer touch that all the previous MPC's were known for. For ultimate sensitivity and feel you can upgrade to the Extra Sensitive Thick Fat Pad Set for an extra $29.00 (can be selected above) For more info about the optional thick pad set that is available wit this upgrade kit click here Click Here 

Included Parts: (ASSYs)

  • Rubber Pad Set (Choose Color and Type above) Extra Sensitive Thick Pads available for an additional $29.00
  • Pad Sensor Sheet
  • Pad Tray
  • Pad PCB Operation Board
  • PCB Fitment Screws

* above parts come pre-assembled

This Part will fit:

 MPC1000 (Blue and Black Versions)

**Please note this part may fit other units, if you have fitment questions please email us at **

Related Downloads:

Akai OS V2.13

JJ OS Download Page (recommended)

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Please Note:

The pad upgrades do include some pad components that are not the factory Akai parts. These parts are designed and engineered to function above the standards of the originals. This also enables us to offer a 90 day limited warranty on pad upgrade kits that are purchased on our site (if you have any questions about this warranty please contact us) 

Pad upgrade kits purchased from MPCstuff include a 90 day limited warranty. (if you have any questions about the warranty please contact us) 

Installation Guides / Videos:

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