Monthly Archives: January 2011

TUBEZDAY

So while looking through my attic, I find very many interesting things. My Dad and I recently put up a new ceiling in our living-room, so I got a chance to look around from above it! Anyway- I found an … Continue reading

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Best Day Ever Day

After a visit to Switched On Austin, I picked up what’s called a Roland MC-300 from 1988! The system is a full-fledged Tracker/MIDI interface, and can even save songs to a 3½” Floppy diskette: And here are all of the … Continue reading

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SprayDay

Usually making something look pretty is the last step of a project. But in this case, (terrible pun very much intended) it happens to be the first! I began by very roughly marking off where each of the holes should … Continue reading

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DIY Stompbox! (Screendoor Reverb Day)

So recently I’ve been working on making a series of DIY Guitar Effects Bypasses that will hopefully fit into an Altoids tin! I don’t have any pictures, but Right now I’m breadboarding two things- tremolo and reverb. The Tremolo is … Continue reading

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Mac Squid Tablet Pad TMDS HDMI “Hack-A-Day” Day

YES! After three days, four screw drivers, near blood loss, and brute force, we got the stem from the screen of the iLamp apart (We call it the squid)! Finally! Now we can start to rewire the cables to form … Continue reading

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Project Start: ArduinoBoy!… Day?

You may remember the wonders of the Game Boy, which was, for quite a while, the best selling game console of all time. Many years later, people have found ways to engineer music using the Game Boy’s sound chip through … Continue reading

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TMDSday

“kjdzfvbkjbdsflbdrfvjhrbvjhergbrebrdsbrebergberbrdbrdbdrvbrewbewrbewrbrtbdstewq” –Stalin So aside from the misblogging of the last few days, Max and I have achieved in making a non-functional synth, ripping apart misc. things, and not achieving very much productivity. Today, however, plans go to research TMDS wiring, … Continue reading

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