Muff Wiggler: The infamous forum dedicated to modular synthesizers, Eurorack and other musical gear. Hosts a number of official forums for various synthesizer manufactures. MUFF WIGGLER - Index pageIndex pageElectro-Music: A classic forum covering the wide-swath of topics in the electronic music world. Contains a special section dedicated to DIY
The following is a select list of Eurorack manufactures. Let me know if I missed any manufactures by leaving a comment. I will append the page as needed.Barton Musical Circuits: Michael Barton produces a number of DIY and pre-built instruments and helpfully provides schematics for most. BARTON MUSICAL CIRCUITSBarton
The following are great resources for building a synthesizer. Thomas Henry: The designs of Thomas Henry are legendary in the synth world. Get started with his famous VCO-1 design. Synth DIY Wiki: Extremely valuable resource of links and information. Synth DIY WikiA wiki for learning and sharing knowledge about designing,
Breadboards Breadboards are the base of a project when prototyping. They allow you to easily place power rails on the left and right long side, as well as easily place through-hole components between rails. amzn_assoc_tracking_id = "ld01d-20"; amzn_assoc_ad_mode = "manual"; amzn_assoc_ad_type = "smart"; amzn_
Safety Glasses Working with eletronics can be dangerous to the eyes. Hot solder can overheat and pop, clipped leads can go flying into an eye, and working with electricity in general demands extra precaution. Safety glasses are a mandatory item for any lab workbench. Always wear them while soldering! amzn_
Watch the following video to learn about connecting multiple power supplies by tying the binding post of the ground reference to the positive output terminal. This is a great trick to produce the +/-12V needed for Eurorack.