Re: [AH] Doepfer A-100 advice please

From tsheets
Sent Fri, Nov 7th 2008, 22:42


Also, don't forget a bunch of Multiple Modules.  You need at least 2 dual-multiples.

I just got my Plan-B oscillator on order to add into my A-100 system, looking forward to trying it out.

-troy

On Thu, Nov 06, 2008 at 09:19:37AM -0800, Tom Butcher wrote:
> 
> Thanks for the tips -- I'm familiar with Analogue Haven 
> already, but I wasn't sure what modules work with the 
> Doepfer case and PSU.
> 
> The Z3000 from Tiptop looks like a great oscillator.
> 
> t
> 
> >
> >THere are many manufacturers offering modules to fit in the Doepfer case 
> >format. Livewire, Harvestman, Make Noise, STG, MFB, Tip Top, Elby all fit 
> >in seamlessly.
> >
> >http://www.analoguehaven.com/what/
> >
> >Sounds as though you need to contact Shawn up at Analogue Haven.
> >
> >
> >Tony
> >
> >
> >>Date: Wed, 5 Nov 2008 20:50:25 -0800
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> >>Subject: Re: [AH] Doepfer A-100 advice please
> >>
> >>
> >>
> >>						http://www.tiptopaudio.com/
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> >>				From: Tom Butcher <redacted@example.com>
> >>Sent: Wednesday, 5 November 2008 8:41 PM
> >>To: Matthew Davidson <redacted@example.com>
> >>Subject: Re: [AH] Doepfer A-100 advice please
> >>
> >>I'm looking at expanding my A100 now, actually.
> >>
> >>What manufacturers' modules fit in Doepfer racks and use the
> >>same power supply scheme?
> >>
> >>Any comments on the Doepfer Xpander or MS20 filters?
> >>
> >>Thanks,
> >>
> >>t
> >>
> >>>
> >>>On Nov 5, 2008, at 4:01 PM, Matt wrote:
> >>>
> >>>>My intuition was that I'd need, as a minimum, a 6HU suitcase plus A110
> >>>>(VCO) x 2, A120 (LPF), A123 (HPF), A131 (VCA), A140 (EG) x 2, A145
> >>>>(LFO) x 2, A115 (NG), A138b. Have I made any glaringly obvious
> >>>>mistakes or missed anything essential? And what's a good CV/Gate
> >>>>keyboard to use with all this? Lastly does anyone have any of these to
> >>>>sell (I'm based in the UK)?
> >>>
> >>>Doepfer is a good place to look for good bread & butter modules, but 
> >>>don't
> >>>feel you need to stick to a single manufacturer. Looking at my own 
> >>>system, I
> >>>can see modules like the stock Doepfer VCOs, filters, and envelopes as
> >>>candidates for replacements.
> >>>
> >>>The A-140 is a nice snappy envelope, but you may want to consider 
> >>>replacing
> >>>one with an A-141 which has voltage control inputs.
> >>>
> >>>With the Livewire AFG, Plan B model 15 and TipTop Z3000, I don't see much
> >>>appeal in two A-110s. You'll find a Cwejman VCO-2RM competitively priced 
> >>>to
> >>>two A-110s and a Doepfer ring modulator.
> >>>
> >>>Perhaps you'd be interested in a Livewire Frequensteiner instead of the 
> >>>A-120
> >>>and A-123.
> >>>
> >>>There are a lot of options. Don't be afraid to augment your system with 
> >>>other
> >>>flavors.
> >>
> >>---
> >>Tom Butcher
> >>
> >>
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