[sdiy] Patchable polyphonic synth with FM or AM transmission idea

Gordonjcp gordonjcp at gjcp.net
Fri Jan 4 21:37:48 CET 2019

On Thu, Jan 03, 2019 at 10:40:48AM -0700, Chromatest J. Pantsmaker wrote:
> You might also get problems with your patch cords being resonant at certain
> frequencies and not at others.  Imagine having a patch cord that works fine
> for 11 voices, marginally for 3, and barely works at all for 2 voices.
> Imagine moving a patch cord and (not unplugging it) and your sound changes.

Do you remember thick Ethernet?  They had markings on the cables so you
could tap into them at points where you'd avoid exactly this sort of

Use cable with the wrong velocity factor or put a tap in the wrong
place, and it was screwed.  Cut and join a cable, and it was screwed.


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