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Buddhamachine Colors

Finally on-the-go zen for today’s busy traveller, the Buddha Machine from FM3 plays nine different drones successively, with lengths ranging from 2 – 42 seconds long –

The machine has its own built-in speaker, in case one would like to fill a room with the drones, but there is also a headphone jack for more personal meditative experiences. There’s a switch on the side that allows for traversal of the tracks, and a DC jack (though an adapter is not included) for those who would like the Buddha Machine experience be truly endless.

Sorry, no plans for a video-capable version as of yet.


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Collin Cunningham

Collin Cunningham

Born, drew a lot, made video, made music on 4-track, then computer, more songwriting, met future wife, went to art school for video major, made websites, toured in a band, worked as web media tech, discovered electronics, taught myself electronics, blogged about DIY electronics, made web videos about electronics and made music for them … and I still do!

  • Abe S.

    You can get a wide variety of the buddha jukeboxes here:

    I ordered two, one for listening and one for circuit bending.

  • Purkolator

    We used one of these (the green one) quite succesfully to lull my daugther to sleep when she was 1 and 2 years old.

  • samurai1200

    someone pleaaaase tear it apart to see how its generating the sound. i’d love the DIY one of these….