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Completed x0xb0x's (Post your pictures and sounds here!!)
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Re: Completed x0xb0x's (Post your pictures and sounds here!!)

by tony909 on Thu Nov 05, 2009 2:14 am

x-11 wrote:big thanx to everyone on this forum learned a lot and having fun :mrgreen:


w00000w!!! That looks like some sort of torture machine! what are all the mods? :)
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Re: Completed x0xb0x's (Post your pictures and sounds here!!)

by Luap on Thu Nov 05, 2009 10:33 am

tony909 wrote:
x-11 wrote:big thanx to everyone on this forum learned a lot and having fun :mrgreen:


w00000w!!! That looks like some sort of torture machine! what are all the mods? :)


Maybe we'll never know!?
On the plus side however, I did spy a video of it in action on YouTube..
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=17fdAEicpSk
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Re: Completed x0xb0x's (Post your pictures and sounds here!!)

by x-11 on Fri Nov 06, 2009 12:14 am

:)
the case is an old mixer which contained the plates wich are filled with the pots faders and switches.
from another mixer (which was given up on) comes an power echo that is built in.
mostly the mods are from the wiki and site .
echo can be mixed with true sound or stand alone.(works nice with the insert modification)
mostly mods from the wiki and some addings to it
accentsweep speed settings on a guitarswitch 5 positions
accentsweep on/off with 2m2 pot to control the range between on and off (shortens d24)
rotery for different 'muffler'diode distortions with 50 k pot to control the range between full and off
insert mod is with pot also to control the level vco kill switch and vco to insertlevel controlpot switch (crossfades inserted sound with vco sound) it makes the sound 'come up' this is very usefull if an effect is inserted.
again thanks for all the information and enthusiasm here on the forum ,
without it would be much harder to work on such a project
:)
keep it up!
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Re: Completed x0xb0x's (Post your pictures and sounds here!!)

by skweeegor on Tue Nov 10, 2009 8:24 pm

mome rath wrote:
SineSurfer wrote:Acrylic panels feel too weak though



yeah, they crack pretty easily. one of the back panels shattered on me when i was simply putting it in the pactec :(


here's one with the suboscillator from this thread http://forums.adafruit.com/viewtopic.php?f=13&t=3970 minus the -2 PWM function

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Hey, that looks familiar.
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Re: Completed x0xb0x's (Post your pictures and sounds here!!)

by jason_dirckze on Sun Nov 29, 2009 7:44 am

x0xb0x #795 FINALLY complete...

I started making #795 when I was working/living in San Francisco around this time last year. I had everything finished except for the sequencer section when I returned to Sydney, Australia. I've since been traveling a lot for work, and never had time to sit down and complete her. Finally, she is done!

Many thanks to the people on this board, and to Ladyada for this awesome DIY project. #795 is completely stock.

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x0xb0x #795
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Re: Completed x0xb0x's (Post your pictures and sounds here!!)

by substyler on Thu Dec 24, 2009 11:56 am

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x-massy x0x with black alloy frontpanel :-)
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Re: Completed x0xb0x's (Post your pictures and sounds here!!)

by katarakt on Sat Dec 26, 2009 9:37 am

Excellent as always substyler! Image

Happy x0xmas to all the x0xers out there :)
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Re: Completed x0xb0x's (Post your pictures and sounds here!!)

by ASDFGH123 on Sat Dec 26, 2009 5:40 pm

RU x0x :-)
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Re: Completed x0xb0x's (Post your pictures and sounds here!!)

by substyler on Sun Dec 27, 2009 10:53 am

hi ASDFGH123,

hehe... this x0x looks pretty weird :mrgreen:
nice build though

cheers
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Re: Completed x0xb0x's (Post your pictures and sounds here!!)

by substyler on Sun Jan 03, 2010 6:11 am

ok... one more thing
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cheers and all the best for 2010!
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Re: Completed x0xb0x's (Post your pictures and sounds here!!)

by Luap on Sun Jan 03, 2010 4:39 pm

Damn you SubStyler, why can't you make an ugly x0xb0x like normal people?! :lol:
It looks great! Good job..
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Re: Completed x0xb0x's (Post your pictures and sounds here!!)

by vlarz on Sat Feb 20, 2010 10:41 am

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took me a while to finish (3 years!) where most of the time was spent thinking I had destroyed it and being very annoyed. it appeared that i was running it on DC... :oops: was well chuffed when I discovered it was actually working like a charm - even the USB which I though I had made a total mess of!

test track, made in 5 minutes

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Re: Completed x0xb0x's (Post your pictures and sounds here!!)

by possan on Tue Mar 09, 2010 7:13 pm

Finished mine a couple of days ago, ordered from substyler ...

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sounds nice, a bit off tune, but i probably haven't tuned it correctly, and the usb never started :/ i'm guessing i must have fried the ttl converter chip while soldering it :)

sound sample at: http://soundcloud.com/possan/x0xb0x-crappy-dist-pedal-test-1 (thru a supercheap behringer dist pedal)

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Re: Completed x0xb0x's (Post your pictures and sounds here!!)

by aminoacid on Tue Mar 09, 2010 8:37 pm

i had my box done some year ago and some problems sorted out some months ago.

made an account on the net some days ago and recorded two demos just to show internet people what its about.

its #402 recorded in 24bit 88khz motu ultralite then bounced to 16bit 44khz, no fx.

http://soundcloud.com/studio-5-333v

peace!
my machines kills fascists!
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Re: Completed x0xb0x's (Post your pictures and sounds here!!)

by Amanita on Sun Mar 14, 2010 4:11 pm

My self source build - only took a year to get it finished!!!! :D :D :D


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Rhubarb and Custard!!!

Oh and - no prizes but spot the "deliberate" mistake.........was gutted :x
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