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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 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.