[sdiy] Cooling in modular synths

cheater cheater cheater00social at gmail.com
Sun Dec 26 20:49:19 CET 2021

Would you say current designs are less temp sensitive?

What was the most temp sensitive part in things like a Jupiter 8,
CS-80, or a Memorymoog? Or even an original Prophet-10? The last two
especially are said to have been very difficult to keep in tune...

On Sun, Dec 26, 2021 at 4:14 PM Mattias Rickardsson <mr at analogue.org> wrote:
> On Sun, 26 Dec 2021 at 14:27, cheater cheater via Synth-diy <synth-diy at synth-diy.org> wrote:
>> So why do older polysynths need cooling? Was semiconductor technology
>> just loads more inefficient?
> More temperature-sensitive circuitry on horizontal boards hidden under other boards in a low flat casing.
> /mr

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