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PAiA Electronics was founded in 1968 by [[John Simonton]] in Oklahoma City, USA, as a company dedicated to providing synthesizer kits to the do-it-yourself electronic musician.<ref>Obituary of [http://www.paia.com/obituary.html John Stayton Simonton, Jr.]</ref> In 1975 PAiA's users group magazine became [[Polyphony magazine]], later renamed as [[Electronic Musician]].<ref name="about" />
 
PAiA Electronics was founded in 1968 by [[John Simonton]] in Oklahoma City, USA, as a company dedicated to providing synthesizer kits to the do-it-yourself electronic musician.<ref>Obituary of [http://www.paia.com/obituary.html John Stayton Simonton, Jr.]</ref> In 1975 PAiA's users group magazine became [[Polyphony magazine]], later renamed as [[Electronic Musician]].<ref name="about" />
  
PAiA pioneered the [[Frac Rack]] system<ref>[http://www.analognotes.com/ Analog Notes]</ref> and in the West Coast style keep keep [[CV/gate|CV]] and audio signal connectors distinct from one another.<ref>[http://synth-diy.org/pipermail/synth-diy/2005-November/134593.html Fw: John Simonton], SDIY list, Grant Richter, 30 November 2005</ref>
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PAiA pioneered the [[Frac rack]] system<ref>[http://www.analognotes.com/ Analog Notes]</ref> and in the West Coast style keep keep [[CV/gate|CV]] and audio signal connectors distinct from one another.<ref>[http://synth-diy.org/pipermail/synth-diy/2005-November/134593.html Fw: John Simonton], SDIY list, Grant Richter, 30 November 2005</ref>
  
 
== P9700S modules ==
 
== P9700S modules ==
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* [http://launch.groups.yahoo.com/group/PAiASynth/ PAiA Yahoo group]
 
* [http://launch.groups.yahoo.com/group/PAiASynth/ PAiA Yahoo group]
 
* Wikipedia:[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/PAiA_Electronics PAiA Electronics]
 
* Wikipedia:[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/PAiA_Electronics PAiA Electronics]
* The [http://www.spontis.se/ Cloned Analog Gear] website has some scans about modules and other stuff from PAiA.
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* The [https://web.archive.org/web/20141218090748/http://spontis.se/ Cloned Analog Gear] website has some scans about modules and other stuff from PAiA.
 
* [http://sonic.net/mjones/paia/index.html PAiA] at Marvin Jones' website, also has some issues of Polyphony
 
* [http://sonic.net/mjones/paia/index.html PAiA] at Marvin Jones' website, also has some issues of Polyphony
 
** [http://sonic.net/mjones/archive/docs/index.html#pdocs PAiA documents], Synth & Studio Docs Archive
 
** [http://sonic.net/mjones/archive/docs/index.html#pdocs PAiA documents], Synth & Studio Docs Archive

Latest revision as of 19:28, 23 May 2019

A DIY PAIA 2700 kit synthesizer built in 1972.

PAiA Electronics Inc. develop and sell kits for the musician and electronic experimenter.[1]

PAiA Electronics was founded in 1968 by John Simonton in Oklahoma City, USA, as a company dedicated to providing synthesizer kits to the do-it-yourself electronic musician.[2] In 1975 PAiA's users group magazine became Polyphony magazine, later renamed as Electronic Musician.[1]

PAiA pioneered the Frac rack system[3] and in the West Coast style keep keep CV and audio signal connectors distinct from one another.[4]

P9700S modules

The control voltages is 1V/octave with a 100k ohm input impedance and nominal signal level is approximately +10dB. The modules are designed for an ±18V unregulated power (with on module regulation where necessary) although ±15V regulated supplies can be used.[5]

See also

References

  1. ^ a b About PAiA at PAiA.com
  2. ^ Obituary of John Stayton Simonton, Jr.
  3. ^ Analog Notes
  4. ^ Fw: John Simonton, SDIY list, Grant Richter, 30 November 2005
  5. ^ P9700S Series Analog Synthesizer Modules

External links