General — Instrument Design

Portal Updates - Post Superbooth 2019

Portal Updates - Post Superbooth 2019

Hello!

The drum module is about 90% the way there. The prototype many tried at Superbooth will get several changes.  It is only till recently that we have put the CV inputs through the ringer and we...


Portal Kick = New Rabid Elephant Knobs!

Portal Kick = New Rabid Elephant Knobs!

We've been testing many variations of custom knob designs for our future products which also includes inclusion of dual-concentrics to achieve density without sacrificing ergonomics.  We are very close!  We have some prototypes being printed...


Sequencing Reverent of Music-Making Workflow Crossfades

Sequencing Reverent of Music-Making Workflow Crossfades

We are currently working on a single-track sequencer but are playing with ways to make a multi-track machine that retains most of the fun of this WYSIWYG machine.  The realisation is that once you go multi-track...


Sequencer Update: March 22, 2019

Sequencer Update: March 22, 2019

Well, we're still in early phases here but have started initial panel layout to see what hardware will work and how big it'll be.  It'll be quite large by Euro standards these days - around...


Portal Kick Panel Teasers & Update

Portal Kick Panel Teasers & Update

I'm still working on this one.  It's always slow going and a ton of work to take a prototype to a solid manufacturable module but that's how it's done and done right!  No pressure - slow, steady,...