[sdiy] Velocity Sensitive Pads
colin at colinfraser.com
Thu Jun 16 16:11:29 CEST 2011
> > How do velocity sensitive pads like those on the Akai MPC,
> etc. work?
> The usual way is with one or two piezo transducers which can
> be used for up to say 16 pad
I believe the MPCs have slightly domed undersides to the pads.
The harder you press, the more contact area is closed on the conductive
>From that, they get initial velocity and aftertouch readings.
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