[sdiy] Noise Chip (was: Re: Homemade synth clone)

Michael Zacherl sdiy-mz01 at blauwurf.info
Sat Feb 16 09:51:50 CET 2019

Ah, I remember Neil Johnson complaining about the Noise Generator in his Jen SX1000.
Must have been the MN5837 IIRC. Neil replaced that.
So, YMMV, as always.  ;)

> On 16 Feb 2019, at 04:28, Ben Bradley <ben.pi.bradley at gmail.com> wrote:
> "And anything is better than the MN5837."
> Yes, but like many older instruments, sometimes one really wants is
> "that particular cheesy sound." A modern microcontroller can recreate
> the original bitstream and/or make a much longer pseudorandom pattern
> before it repeats (yes, a two-second loop of noise is audible as a
> two-second loop of noise).


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