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Peter Cocteau turned the brain of the Lego Mindstorms platform into very cool little drum machine – the NXT-606, featuring -

-Monophonic sample based drum machine
-24 percussion and Fx sounds
-Sampling rate: 8Khz
-memory: 96 measures
-control: 2 rotation sensor +NXT buttons
-hacked loud speaker to mono output: jack 6,35mm
-Editor: NXT-G
-Real time operation

The NXT app is available for download here. [via Synthtopia]

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!