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Portal Drum (Eurorack!) News

Portal Drum (Eurorack!) News

Hello!

We've been working hard on our drum machine which includes some of the analogues sections of the Portal Kick/Drum euro module.  About 2 months ago we provided a discussion about how a standalone drum...


Rabid Elephant's Drums... but more of a "Where Are We Now"

Rabid Elephant's Drums... but more of a "Where Are We Now"

Gruetzi!  Hello!  We have a major update for y'all - this time for our Portal Drum/Drum/Kick (name still TBD).  This is a pretty long article and goes from lightweight stuff to some pretty darn fundamental philosophies for us...


The Future of RE Modular Power Cables

The Future of RE Modular Power Cables

Please note that we are changing our power cable system to a more Euro-users-friendly solution for all future Euro modules we manufacture.  The reason is that the 'adapter' cable we currently supply is...


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...