All posts tagged analog synthesizer

New cabinets for 5U modular synth

Inevitability I have been building a lot of Buchla stuff last couple of years but I also built a few 5U modules. As my 5U modular cabinet was pretty much […]

Prototype PCB is here!

Today I received the prototype PCBs for the mutant timbre / modulation section. They’re looking good! The final version will be blue (of course). More to follow soon…  

Closeup of front panels

Buchlaesque modular in progress

I’ve been working on my new Buchla inspired modular on and off for some time now and finally had some front panels made. They turned out great and it inspired […]

I Dream Of Wires: The Modular Synthesizer Documentary

“I Dream of Wires: The Modular Synthesizer documentary“, previously known as “Modular: The Documentary”, is a new film project looking for crowd funding on IndieGoGo. It’s a documentary about modular […]

Mutant Buchla 259 timbre section

Lately I’ve been working on building a mutant version (that is: with non-vintage components) of the timbre/symmetry section of the famous Buchla 259 complex waveform generator. I used the schematic […]

Buchla 258 Dual Oscillator working

The last couple of days I have been fighting with a DIY variant of the Buchla Dual Oscillator Model 258. I couldn’t get one of the two PCBs to output […]

Buchla200 custom cabinet almost done

The cabinet is almost done now! It is made out of 18mm Birch plywood and there are 4 layers of Mahogany stain applied now. I still have to do one […]

Buchla200 custom cabinet v2.1

Finished the basic structure of the new cabinet today. The cabinet is glued together now so I have to wait until tomorrow for the glue to dry. I changed the […]

Buchla200 custom cabinet v2

I wanted to start working on the cabinet but due to circumstances I didn’t have time today. Instead, I played some more with the design and came up with something […]

Buchla200 custom cabinet

I’m playing around with Google Sketchup and, as a practical exercise, I’m designing a new cabinet for my Buchla 200 clone. I wanted it to be as compact as possible […]