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Komegatone Case
Komegatone Panel

No better way to add character to a new synth than by casing it up in an enclosure with its own history -

This is a PAiA fatman synth kit built into an old suitcase that my grandmother used to store her oil paints. The face panel is laser etched/cut from transparent red acrylic.

Of course laser-etching your own front panel helps too.

The Komegatone on Flickr [via]

PAiA – Fatman analog MIDI synth

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!

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  1. The Samurai on said:

    ohhh man, you know that synth sounds fatter now just because of its case… gorgeous

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