AirTurn TAP

Wireless trigger to improve your performance!

Piezo-operation padded switches deliver a fast and reliable response. Excellent for drummers and percussionists.

  • Read music and scroll lyrics
  • Trigger backing tracks and effects
  • Customize DAW and MIDI control
  • Capture video, photo, and more!

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$149.00


Wireless Page Turning Trigger for Drummers and Percussionists

Turning pages has never been easier for drummers! The AirTurn TAP seamlessly blends into your kit or percussion setup with two trigger pads for smooth page turning with the strike of a stick! Depending on what app or software you choose, you can do more than turning pages. You can scroll lyrics and tabs, start and stop back tracks, start and stop a metronome and much more. The TAP is the professional choice for taking control of your tablet or computer.

Trigger Your DAW for Recording or Backing Tracks

The perfect trigger for Digital Audio Workstation control. Using our free customization app, AirTurn Manager, assign your favorite hotkeys and keyboard shortcuts to a trigger pad for easy recording and editing control. Arm tracks, start/stop recording and playback, toggle metronome, undo actions, solo/mute tracks, and anything else your computer keyboard can do! The TAP is completely customizable for keystrokes, shortcuts, switching types, MIDI, and so much more!

Customizable MIDI Trigger

Trigger clips and samples, start/stop loops, change presets, toggle effects, the MIDI world is your oyster! Assign any MIDI CC, Program Change, or Note to each switch with any value. Adjust a full range of settings: MIDI Commands and Notes, Auto-Repeat, Idle Time, Low Power or Fast Response Mode, Debounce, and Switch Types. Switches may be defined as Momentary, Latching, Pulse or Command.

Key Features

  • Max Range: At 150+ feet, AirTurn leads the industry with maximum operating range.
  • Portable: Lightweight and durable construction allows you to throw it in your gear bag and go.
  • Max Battery Life: A rechargeable battery provides 150-200 hours of play time with a single charge.
  • Efficient: Piezo-operated padded switches deliver a fast and reliable response.
  • Status Indicators: Bluetooth status LED. Low battery status LED.
  • Power Saving: Automatically turns off when the host tablet or computer is turned off.
  • Versatile: Mounts to 1" diameter poles using a side mount clamp.

Customization

  • May be used with external momentary triggers, such as the Roland BT-1.
  • Choose from 7 default modes that cover most apps or assign custom keystrokes and shortcuts as well as MIDI commands using the free AirTurn Manager app.
  • Adjust a full range of settings including: Keyboard keystrokes including modifiers, MIDI Commands and Notes, Auto-Repeat, Idle Time, Low Power or Fast Response Mode, Debounce, and Switch Types. Switches may be defined as Momentary, Latching, Pulse or Command.
  • Two pairing methods. Open pairing lets you store the connections of up to 8 different devices for instant connections. Closed pairing stores the connection for only one device and does not connect erroneously to other devices.
  • Use multiple devices: Configure up to 8 devices at the same time for max customization.

Product Weight: 1.6 lbs (.72 kg)

Product Dimensions: 7x4.5x2.5in (178x114x63mm)

Please note: High noise or vibration environments cause unexpected triggers with the TAP. We recommend the BT-1 with the TAP for extreme high noise and vibration environments.

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AirTurn Manager on Android is currently down for maintenance

MIDI mode not compatible with Bluetooth Dongle devices.

Great stuff !

I’m using the Air Turn TAP on my drum set, and I must say it works almost perfectly. Still some issue with the pad sensitivity. Sometimes you have to hit very hard to make it work, but it’s a great solution to page turning problems !

— Mario P. on January 6, 2019

The tap is great. The mounting hardware needs work.

We've been using this onstage in a house of worship setting. The bluetooth pairs up with 1st gen iPads and we use planning center's "music stand" app (a legacy version). It works great, and I highly recommend it. However, the mounting hardware needs some improvement. The stand bracket is solid, but all of the connecting hardware between the stand bracket and the itap is pretty flimsy plastic. Go easy on it and you should be okay. The pivoting ball on the hardware is a nice idea for flexibility in position, but you can't really tighten it down hard enough to keep the itap from moving around a bit. Not a deal breaker, but I was disappointed in the construction of the mounting hardware. Also, the spring-loaded contraption really holds the unit in. It seems to be well-made, but Because of the stiffness of that piece, I just charge the unit on stage because I'm afraid of damaging either the prongs that hold the tap in or the tap itself over time.

— anonymous on May 28, 2015

So far so great

It works just as advertised. I paired this to a Viewsonic VSD220 22" tablet and use it as a multi-page digital music stand. I can see two and a half pages at a time and the Airturn easily scrolls pages. I am currently using EbookDroid as my PDF viewer.

— Lou Montulli on February 24, 2014

tap is great, the mount doesn't work very well

i love the tap. However, the holder and mount do not hold the air tap in place very well. The parts of the mount that can rotate (elbow joint from the metal arm and the ball joint) will not get tight enough to keep the air tap in place (i have to adjust every few songs.

— bob weinman on January 13, 2014