Saturday 27 February 2016


I cleaned the toaster this morning. Good excuse for a little macro-photography

Friday 26 February 2016

Inspector Morse

I've had a couple of these 1940's vintage ex MoD morse keys for quite some time now, and thought maybe it was time to sell one of them. I sanded a nice bit of reclaimed pine, found some nice old brass screws, made a neat little wiring harness, plugged it into the modular synth, and...

...decided to keep it.

Monday 22 February 2016

It's Cat Day...

...In Japan. The 22nd February also happens to be Ninja Day, which for a black cat is probably a good excuse for mayhem

Wednesday 10 February 2016

Tuesday 9 February 2016

It Lives (Part Six)

The random voltage generator from the Buchla Music Easel. The outputs almost hit supply rail levels, so I put a set of fixed potential dividers over the outputs for 10V and 5V. Those 10V outputs are perfect to keep the Weighted Random Switch happy. I feel like I should have built more of these...