common waveforms in synths
chrisc at zetnet.co.uk
Tue Mar 11 22:15:24 CET 1997
>> It may not be common to synths but anyone who's heard an Elektor
>> Formant's spaced-sawtooth [...]
>What's this, like a skip-tooth bandsaw blade?
Yep you got the idea, sounds like the illegitimate offspring of a
pulse wave and a sawtooth <g>
>(Relatedly, I bet it would sound cool to have initial phase as a
>parameter on a hard-sync setup, kind of like generalized PWM.
>Probably hard to do in analog, but easy in digital.)
Strictly speaking it wouldn't be too hard to bolt a VC sync onto
Gene's design, to vary the sync from hard to soft, but it'd need
another comparator though, and I ain't going to do it yet....
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