Re: [AH] Eurorack options?

From donh@mindspring.com
Sent Mon, Jan 5th 2009, 21:15

new frackrack option:
http://www.bugbrand.blogspot.com/

-----Original Message-----
>From: Mark Pulver <mark@midiwall.com>
>Sent: Jan 5, 2009 3:11 PM
>To: AH <analogue@hyperreal.org>
>Subject: Re: [AH] Eurorack options?
>
>
>Remember that in playing the "lets get into modulars!" game it's not just 
>the physical case size, but mounting hole positions and power supply options.
>
>All of my rack chassis's are Blacet and I've multi-drilled the mounting 
>rails so that I can use modules from different manufactures in varying 
>chassis. And in two of the racks, I have multiple power supply sources 
>(+/-12, +/-15). For sanity's sake though, I don't mix module power needs 
>within a chassis.
>
>
>Short form though... Yeah, the chassis are pretty expensive. Doepfer offers 
>a DIY kit of just rails and power supply. If you're handy with wood or 
>sheet metal, that can help defray the cost.
>
>
>ref:
>http://www.analoguehaven.com/doepfer/a100diy1/
>http://www.analoguehaven.com/doepfer/a100diy2/
>
>http://blacet.com/store2.html
>(BR50K-0)
>
>
>Mark
>-----
>Danjel van Tijn (12:02 PM 1/5/2009) wrote:
> >So next step is I need to get a Eurorack case. The doepfer ones are pretty
> >expensive and I have heard this to be a bit of a criticism of Eurorack
> >format.
> >
> >Are there any other brands I should be checking out? I heard there may be
> >some new ones coming out this year.
> >
> >I guess I could always start with an inexpensive 6U and then stack more as
> >needed.
> >
> >
> >cheers,
> >Danjel
> >
> >
> >Danjel van Tijn
> >m. 604-773-2426
> >w. www.intellijel.com
> >w. www.myspace.com/intellijel
>