[instrument] 8-bit Love Synth

8-bit Love Synth: based on 8-bit Solidsynth

8-bit Love Synth: based on 8-bit Solidsynth

8-bit Love Synth was built during Lifepatch’s participation in Electrowork 5.0 – 2014 in Surabaya Indonesia. The instrument was based on 8-bit Solidsynth with difference in filter characteristic. More documentation bellow.  Continue reading

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[module | tutorial] squaresynth

Squaresynth is a module of a costumized simple synthesizer based on quad oscillator on my earlier post here. It uses the same chip, 4093 and modified it as a touch/moist sensor. I developed Squaresynth for workshop purpose, to invite the participants learning the basic electronics through introductions of electronics logis such as oscillator, introduction in reading schematics, and also introduction on electronic components. The demo showed how it sound above. Documentation, schematic, PCB  design bellow.

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Squaresynth [workshop] in Georgetown Penang, Malaysia

Squaresynth Workshop in Penang 16

After session group photo with workshop participants and organizer

In late August 2014, I had an invitation from William Hooi to give a workshop on DIY electronics in Georgetown Penang, Malaysia. I was using Squaresynth module for the workshop. Thanks for the organizer and participants. Photo documentation by KhekSoon Law bellow.

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[instrument/installation] 8-bit Woodtape Analog

8-bit Woodtape

8-bit Woodtape Analog, built using local wood material in Djerassi

On my first week in Djerassi Residency, I found out that lumbers is abundant in the area. The lumbers are going to be used as the material for fireplace during the winter. As someone from the tropical country, I’m unfamiliar with the use of woods for heating inside the house since it’s already hot in Indonesia. Since Laura Amador, the project manager of Djerassi said that we can pretty much use anything in the area, I decided to take one of the lumber to made an instrument.

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[instrument] Synth Dua Jari

synth dua jari

During 2014 presidential election of Indonesia, I’m against the candidate number one (Satu – in Indonesian). Why? He did a crime by kidnapping many activists during Indonesian reformation in 1998 in which 13 of them remain “missing”. So I made a support to the candidate number two (Dua – in Indonesian), Jokowi.

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[instrument] Dji Sam Soe Synth with Chaos Looper from SGMK

Dji Sam Soe Synth 100

Dji Sam Soe Synth 100, using the Dji Sam Soe box 100 year edition

An analog synthesizer I made using the Noise Looper circuit from SGMK (http://www.mechatronicart.ch/). I built two of this synth with different cans of Dji Sam Soe special editions. The circuit is using PT2399, a digital delay chip which you could get from the local electronic store in your city. Many information about PT2399 can be found here. Video, documentations and instructions are bellow.

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