[sdiy] digital control of CV

Samppa Tolvanen samppa.tolvanen at gmail.com
Tue Sep 4 13:49:29 CEST 2007


On 9/4/07, David Betz <dbetz at xlisper.com> wrote:
> Why are encoders considered so bad? They seem like they would be more
> convenient than the scheme that Moog uses where you have to move an analog
> pot around and "pick up" the current setting before changing it. Do encoders
> not have enough resolution for fine control?

For me it's personal preference to have potentiometer and that
parameter "snap-on" before the value changes. This scheme also
provides visual feedback what the value was before the change. Good
ol' analog stylee.


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