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Powertran MCS-1 Sound Sampler & Delay Line

Review | Home & Studio Recording, Apr 1985
We found these other (non-review) articles that are linked to this gear:-


Feature | Topic: Electronics / Build, Maintenance / Repair / Modification | Electronics & Music Maker, Jul 1985
...of an English kit builder.

An insight into the problems and pleasures of constructing electronic music kits - by Godric Wilkie, who’s built hundreds.

Powertran MCS1 - Part 1

Feature | Topic: Electronics / Build | Electronics & Music Maker, Oct 1984
Playing with Time

MCS stands for MIDI Controlled Sampler, E&MM's most exciting build-it-yourself project yet. Tim Orr gets the ball rolling with a discussion of the effects this Powertran unit can be used to produce.

Powertran MCS1 - Part 5

Feature | Topic: Electronics / Build | Electronics & Music Maker, Mar 1985
Part 5. Tidying Up

Co-designer Tim Orr takes us through the mechanical construction and front panel controls of the MIDI Controlled Sampler.

Powertran MCS1 - Part 2

Feature | Topic: Electronics / Build | Electronics & Music Maker, Nov 1984
The Circuit

The four circuit diagrams that lie at the heart of our MIDI Controlled Sampler project, with a full description to follow next month.

Powertran MCS1 - Part 3

Feature | Topic: Electronics / Build | Electronics & Music Maker, Dec 1984
How it Works

Part three, and a look at the design thinking behind this astonishing MIDI-controlled sampling unit.



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