Archive for the 'DIY' Category

14
Jul
14

Spooky (and gorgeous) Tesla radio receiver

http://www.instructables.com/id/Spooky-Tesla-Spirit-Radio/ is the best-looking EMF mic I’ve ever seen.

27
Jul
11

littleBits – quick and dirty electronic projects

littleBits makes modular electronic circuit components that attach to each other with magnets. Not much info on audio-producing components yet (they are still getting everything ready, apparently) but they claim to have over fifty modules.

27
Apr
08

Four Sound Effects That Made TV History

The BBC Radiophonic Workshop did a remarkable amount of exploration into sound synthesis and processing. Check out this article with video/audio clips.

The Rephlex compilation music from the bcc radiophonic workshop is a good place to start if you are interested in hearing more.

01
Apr
08

FET Preamp Cable

Someone’s made a phantom-powered DI box and put it inside of a Neutrik 1/4″ connector.

30
Dec
07

2-Transistor Ribbon Kit

Paia’s 2-Transistor Ribbon Kit is a rad way to make a quick and dirty continuous voltage controller. I remember seeing something similar, made from a block of wood soaked in ink…

12
Oct
07

Music from Outer Space DIY synth page

Music from Outer Space has some PCBs (including the amazing bargain Sound Lab Mini-Synth) and a lot of linkage.

12
Oct
07

Scott Stites Synth DIY

The Scott Stites Synth DIY page has a lot of DIY synth info, links, and some modules for sale.