Re: Doepfer Modular - foundation for AH synth?

From Stefan Gruhl (CIP 92)
Sent Thu, Jan 15th 1970, 01:00

> > ....and to release their technical specs for CVs, gates,
> > power etc.?
> This is EXACTLY the kind of thing that makes me fear my investment in
> modules will buy me an enormous pain-in-the-ass.  I am a composer and
> musician, not an electrical engineer.
> Also the mention of "special" cords makes me sweat a bit. 1/8", 1/4",
> RCA...stuff that's plentiful--that's great.  It's also easy to adapt from

IT's 3,5 mm. I don't know what that is in " 
That's just the size a "small" headphone adaptor has, you know ?
building them yourself is no real problem, just making 40 of them is annoying.
Nice to get them readily built, that's all.

> So how many VCOs are -not- 1V/octave?  Are the Doepfer's 1V/octave, or is
> that unknown at this point?  My enthusiasm about this modular thing is the
> promise of routing most anything into most anything else.

For shure it is. They are not that stupid.


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