Re: [AH] Slew Limiter as Trigger Delay?

From Tim Parkhurst
Sent Fri, Nov 9th 2007, 20:20

On Nov 8, 2007 12:13 PM, Internet Police <> wrote:
> Hello all,
> I'm fairly new to modular synthesis. I have plans to
> add a Doepfer VC Slew Generator to my rack of modules.
> I was wondering... can it also be used as a trigger
> delay, or will I need to buy that function separately?
> Thanks!
> Darin
> PS - I've heard many times on this list and now found
> it out for myself...  modulars are addictive!

Hi Darin,

You can make a trigger delay with a slew limiter, but you may need to
follow the limiter with a comparator to get a signal with a nice fast
rising edge. Some envelope generators won't trigger properly if you
feed them a slowly rising signal.

Tim (also has troubles triggering properly) Servo
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