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#1337856 - 12/31/09 12:44 PM MIDI Circuit Projects
DragonPianoPlayer Offline
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Registered: 12/12/06
Posts: 2462
Loc: Denver, CO
Does anyone have any experience with the following MIDI projects?


In particular, I am looking at the following:
Switch and Controller MIDI/USB Foot Pedals
MIDI 6 Variable and 6 Switch Pedals

40 Euros ($60) for a controller that would allow up to 12 pedals sounds like a steal, even if you have to put it together yourself.


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#1337888 - 12/31/09 01:29 PM Re: MIDI Circuit Projects [Re: DragonPianoPlayer]
ChrisA Offline
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Registered: 12/28/08
Posts: 3841
Loc: Redondo Beach, California
It's the same old complaint with going to eat in a restrant "I can buy this food for $5 at the grocery store. Why does it cost $50 here?"

Those ATMega168 chips preloaded with the boot loader software sell "everywhere" for $4 the other parts are maybe 25 cents each. You pay $50 for the effort to stuff the parts into a bag and write the instructions. But maybe worth it because it saves you a lot of work

I've got an old Hammond organ one-octave foot pedal assembly and have thought I'd use this device with the pedals. But then I think "I know how to cook"


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