This post was originally published at djtechtools.com
In a followup to last month’s CDJ-1000MK1 conversion project, DJ Legion has hacked the more modern CDJ-1000MK3. In a highly detailed series of videos, DJ gear technician Lee Smith walks viewers through his complete process of taking a dead CDJ and turning into MIDI controller.
Hack The CDJ-1000MK3 To Work Via MIDI
So first off – be warned: this gets extremely nerdy. To follow the instructions for this entire process will take a bit of time, but you can learn a lot about how a CDJ works by watching these videos.