Elements - reverse power protection diodes

I’m eagerly awaiting delivery of my first Elements (used), and have set things up ready to plug it in. That got me thinking about the danger of plugging it in backwards (reversed cable), so I looked at the schematic…

The schematic I’ve found is for version 2, and I see diodes on +12V and -12V, which is good… so probably the biggest danger would be shorting out my pitch CV or gate rail, possibly damaging something else, rather than the Elements.

Was it always like that though? Since I’ve bought a used one, I don’t know which version I’m getting, or if that’s marked on it. So far I’ve only found that version 02 of the schematic.


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Good to know. Thanks, Emilie :rainbow: