Elektor SDIY articles index

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Articles relevant to synth DIY that were published in the UK edition of the magazine Elektor:

Issue Month Year Article name Author PPNo Classification Key components Comments Corrections On Web
002 Feb 1975 Minidrum Not Given 208 Synth
002 Feb 1975 Microdrum Not Given 222 Synth
003 Apr 1975 Minidrum Not Given 428 Synth
003 Apr 1975 Compressors Not Given 440 Audio
003 Apr 1975 A/D Convertor Not Given 448 Circuit design
005 Jul/Aug 1975 Integrated Rhythm Generator M252 Not Given 726 Organ
005 Jul/Aug 1975 Integrated Rhythm Generator M252 Not Given 727 Organ
005 Jul/Aug 1975 Rhythm Generator power supplies Not Given 728 Power
005 Jul/Aug 1975 Gated Key contacts for Organs Not Given 734 Organ
005 Jul/Aug 1975 Tremolo, LED controlled Not Given 748 Effect
006 Sep 1975 Phasing G. Knapienski and F. Mitshke 922 Effect
006 Sep 1975 OTA Not Given 927 Information
009 Jan 1976 Function Generator IC 2206 Not Given 119 Information
009 Jan 1976 Digital Master Osillator (1) Not Given 144 Organ
010 Feb 1976 Digital Master Osillator (2) Not Given 241 Organ Apr76,454
012 Apr 1976 IC Rhythm Generator Not Given 420 Information M252, M253
015/016 Jul/Aug 1976 Three Channel Mixer Not Given 735 Audio
015/016 Jul/Aug 1976 Piano Tuner Not Given 742 Test equipment Sep76,9-57, Mar77
015/016 Jul/Aug 1976 Tremolo Not Given 745 Effect
015/016 Jul/Aug 1976 Hand Effect Organ Not Given Organ
020 Dec 1976 Phasing and Vibrato Not Given 12-36 Effect TDA1022,XR2207 Jun-77
024 Apr 1977 LED VU/PPM Not Given 4-32 Effect
025 May 1977 Formant – the Elektor Music Synthesiser (1) C. Chapman 5-14 Synth Formant Synth – Part 1 EmusicDIY
025 May 1977 Precision V to F convertor Not Given 5-29 Synth
026 Jun 1977 Formant – the Elektor Music Synthesiser (2) C. Chapman 6-14 Synth Formant Synth – Part 2 EmusicDIY
027/028 Jul/Aug 1977 Tremelo Not Given 8-26 Effect Summer Circuits
027/028 Jul/Aug 1977 TV Games Not Given 8-40 Synth AY-3-8500 Summer Circuits
027/028 Jul/Aug 1977 Frequency Voltage Converter Not Given 8-41 Synth RC4151 Summer Circuits
027/028 Jul/Aug 1977 Phaser Not Given 8-52 Effect Summer Circuits Sep77,9-25
027/028 Jul/Aug 1977 Fuzz Box Not Given 8-54 Effect Summer Circuits
027/028 Jul/Aug 1977 Guitar Preamp Not Given 8-64 Guitar
029 Sep 1977 Formant – the Elektor Music Synthesiser (3) C. Chapman 9-42 Synth Formant Synth – Part 3 Mar78,3-07
030 Oct 1977 Formant – the Elektor Music Synthesiser (4) C. Chapman 10-40 Synth Formant Synth – Part 4 Jan78,1-31
031 Nov 1977 Formant – the Elektor Music Synthesiser (5) C. Chapman 11-41 Synth Formant Synth – Part 5 Jan78,1-31
032 Dec 1977 Analogue Frequency Meter Not Given 12-02 Test equipment RC4151
032 Dec 1977 Formant – the Elektor Music Synthesiser (6) C. Chapman 12-27 Synth Formant Synth – Part 6 Feb78,2-16
033 Jan 1978 CMOS Noise Generator Not Given 1-05 Synth MM5837, XR4212 Mar78,3-07
033 Jan 1978 Elektor Equaliser Not Given 1-08 Audio
033 Jan 1978 Peak Programme Meter Not Given 1-17 Audio
033 Jan 1978 UAA180 LED Voltmeter Not Given 1-20 Audio
033 Jan 1978 Formant – the Elektor Music Synthesiser (7) C. Chapman 1-34 Synth Formant Synth – Part 7
034 Feb 1978 Formant – the Elektor Music Synthesiser (8) C. Chapman 2-10 Synth Formant Synth – Part 8
035 Mar 1978 Formant – the Elektor Music Synthesiser (9) C. Chapman 3-26 Synth Formant Synth – Part 9
036 Apr 1978 Vocoders (1) C. Chapman 4-27 Synth
036 Apr 1978 Formant – the Elektor Music Synthesiser (10) C. Chapman 4-33 Synth Formant Synth – Part 10
037 May 1978 Digital Reverberation Unit Not Given 5-08 Effect AM2533, AM2583, MM5058, FX209 Dec78,12-54
037 May 1978 Vocoders (2) C. Chapman 5-21 Synth
038 Jun 1978 Constant amplitude squarewave to sawtooth convertor Not Given 6-14 Synth
039/040 Jul/Aug 1978 Analogue Delay Line Not Given 7-01 Effect SAD512
039/040 Jul/Aug 1978 Luminant 7-48 Audio
039/040 Jul/Aug 1978 Digital Delay Line Not Given 7-57 Effect 2112
041 Sep 1978 Master Tone Generator Not Given 9-09 Organ Oct78,10-08, Dec78,12-54
041 Sep 1978 Elektor Piano Not Given 9-12 Piano Oct78,10-08
041 Sep 1978 24dB VCF C. Chapman 9-43 Synth Formant Synth – Part 11
042 Oct 1978 Resonance Filter Unit Not Given 10-12 Synth Formant Synth – Part 12
042 Oct 1978 Analogue Reverberation Unit Not Given 10-44 Effect SAD1024
044 Dec 1978 Disco Drums L. Witkam 12-14 Drum
044 Dec 1978 Variable Fuzz Box Not Given 12-31 Effect
044 Dec 1978 Extending the Elektor Piano Not Given 12-51 Piano
045 Jan 1979 Improved LED VU/PPM Meter Not Given 1-12 Audio
046 Feb 1979 Delay Lines Not Given 2-11 Effect
046 Feb 1979 Formant – An invitation for our readers Not Given 2-39 Synth
047 Mar 1979 Ring Modulator Not Given 3-14 Synth LM1496N
049 May 1979 Delay Lines (2) Not Given 5-18 Effect TDA1022
051/052 Jul/Aug 1979 Metronome W. Kluifhout 7-06 Music Summer Circuits 8 Dec79,UK16
051/052 Jul/Aug 1979 Octave Shifter for Guitars H. Schmidt 7-10 Guitar Summer Circuits 12
051/052 Jul/Aug 1979 Frequency Counter for Synthesisers J. Naudts 7-58 Synth Minicounter Display from E39 Summer Circuits G
051/052 Jul/Aug 1979 Sawtooths up or down and octave N. Nielsen 7-62 Synth Summer Circuits 66
051/052 Jul/Aug 1979 Digitally controlled phaser G.Daffau 7-67 Effect Summer Circuits 70
051/052 Jul/Aug 1979 256 Note Sequencer T Emmens 7-96 Synth ZN425, 2112 Summer Circuits 100 Oct79,10-51
051/052 Jul/Aug 1979 Programmable Melody Generator R. Pfister 8-04 Synth 2107, 2101, XR2206 Summer Circuits 105
051/052 Jul/Aug 1979 Chorosynth J. D. Mitchell 8-07 Synth Summer Circuits 106 Oct79,10-51
053 Sep 1979 Using an Equaliser Not Given 9-04 Audio
053 Sep 1979 Parametric Equaliser Not Given 9-26 Audio
053 Sep 1979 Audio Analyser Not Given 9-38 Audio
054 Oct 1979 PCB for variable Fuzzbox Not Given 10-20 Effect From E44
054 Oct 1979 Programmable Sequencer C. Voss 10-38 Synth 2102 SynthDIY.com
056 Dec 1979 Vocoders Today F. Visser 12-02 Information
056 Dec 1979 Talk Funny Not Given 12-27 Effect XR2206 Ring Modulator
056 Dec 1979 Sewar Not Given 12-30 Effect XR2206, XR2207 Addon to Analogue Reverb
056 Dec 1979 Tailoring potentiometers Not Given 12-36 Information
057 Jan 1980 Frequency Doubler Not Given 1-22 Guitar
057 Jan 1980 Elektor Vocoder (1) Not Given 1-30 Synth Apr80,UK16
057 Jan 1980 Talk Funny on Board Not Given 1-30 Effect
058 Feb 1980 FET Opamps in the Formant Not Given 2-09 Synth Formant
058 Feb 1980 Elektor Vocoder (2) Not Given 2-14 Synth Apr80,UK16
058 Feb 1980 Analogue Delay Technology Not Given 2-34 Synth
059 Mar 1980 Clavitar Not Given 3-04 Synth
059 Mar 1980 A piano that sounds like a piano Not Given 3-13 Piano
059 Mar 1980 Chorosynth J. D. Mitchell 3-17 Synth May80,5-47
062 Jun 1980 Luxury Transistor Tester Not Given 6-14 Test equipment
063/064 Jul/Aug 1980 Legato gate interface for Formant M. Bertuch 7-15 Synth Summer Circuits 20
063/064 Jul/Aug 1980 Precision VCO A. van Ginneken 7-40 Synth Summer Circuits 54
063/064 Jul/Aug 1980 Sample and hold for synthesisers J. Binder 7-43 Synth Summer Circuits 57
063/064 Jul/Aug 1980 Sound effects generator Not Given 7-58 Effect Summer Circuits 61
063/064 Jul/Aug 1980 IC Tremolo T. Stohr 7-62 Effect Summer Circuits 64
063/064 Jul/Aug 1980 Voltage Controlled harmonic generator M. Bertuch 7-67 Synth Summer Circuits 70
063/064 Jul/Aug 1980 A better piano Not Given 7-85 Piano Summer Circuits 91
063/064 Jul/Aug 1980 Two more piano octaves D. Butler 7-89 Piano Summer Circuits 96
065 Sep 1980 Using the Vocoder F. Visser 9-38 Synth
066 Oct 1980 Switched Capacitors Not Given 10-12 Information
068 Dec 1980 Xylophone Not Given 12-09 Effect
069 Jan 1981 Sound Pressure Meter Not Given 1-14 Test equipment
069 Jan 1981 Mini Mixer Not Given 1-22 Audio
069 Jan 1981 The big VU meter Not Given 1-33 Audio
070 Feb 1981 Wagnephon Dr. Wagner 2-36 Music ICL8038
071 Mar 1981 Sound Generator Not Given 3-22 Effect SN76477
072 Apr 1981 Transistor Match Maker Not Given 4-04 Test equipment
073 May 1981 Frequency Doubler Not Given 5-06 Effect S042P
075/076 Jul/Aug 1981 Polarity Convertor Not Given 7-09 Test equipment Summer Circuits 6
075/076 Jul/Aug 1981 LED audio level meter Not Given 7-25 Audio LM3915 Summer Circuits 23 Oct81,10-07
078 Oct 1981 Synthesiser IC's H. P. Baumann 10-18 Synth CAG
079 Nov 1981 New Synthesiser Not Given 11-14 Synth New Elektor Synthesiser
079 Nov 1981 Mini Organ Not Given 11-26 Organ
080 Dec 1981 The New Elektor Synthesiser Not Given 12-39 Synth New Elektor Synthesiser CAG
081 Jan 1982 Combined VCF/VCA Module Not Given 1-22 Synth CEM3320, CA3080 New Elektor Synthesiser CAG
082 Feb 1982 Dual ADSR and LFO/Noise Modules Not Given 2-24 Synth CEM3310 New Elektor Synthesiser CAG
082 Feb 1982 CX and DNR Not Given 2-41 Audio LM13700
083 Mar 1982 Wind Sound Generator H. Pietzko 3-16 Effect
083 Mar 1982 Adding the finishing touche to the New Elektor Synthesiser Not Given 3-18 Synth New Elektor Synthesiser CAG
083 Mar 1982 The DNR printed circuit board Not Given 3-28 Audio LM13700
083 Mar 1982 A/D and D/A conversion T. Schaerer 3-42 Information ZN427, ZN426
083 Mar 1982 Polyphonic Synthesiser Not Given 3-51 Synth Polyphonic Synthesiser CAG
084 Apr 1982 Electronic Tuning Aid S. Akkal 4-24 Test equipment MK50240,AY-3-0215, AY-3-0216
084 Apr 1982 When is an OTA not an OTA? Not Given 4-35 Information
084 Apr 1982 The 13600, a new OTA Not Given 4-50 Information Applikator
085 May 1982 Polyphonic Synthesiser Not Given 5-17 Synth Polyphonic Synthesiser CAG
085 May 1982 Z80-A CPU Card U.Goetz and R. Mester 5-28 Synth Z80, 2114 RAM Polyphonic Synthesiser CAG
085 May 1982 The Elektor Artist Not Given 5-33 Audio Guitar Pre-Amp Sep82,9-53
086 Jun 1982 The 'Poly' bus Not Given 6-36 Synth Polyphonic Synthesiser CAG
087/088 Jul/Aug 1982 Square Triangle VCO Not Given 7-47 Synth Summer Circuits
087/088 Jul/Aug 1982 Graphic Oscillator Not Given 7-48 Synth Summer Circuits
087/088 Jul/Aug 1982 Voltage Controlled Waveform Generator Not Given 7-63 Synth Summer Circuits
087/088 Jul/Aug 1982 Universal VCF Not Given 7-65 Synth Summer Circuits
087/088 Jul/Aug 1982 VCOTA Not Given 7-80 Synth Summer Circuits
087/088 Jul/Aug 1982 12dB VCF Not Given 7-84 Synth Summer Circuits
087/088 Jul/Aug 1982 Voltage Controlled Filter Not Given 7-84 Synth Summer Circuits
087/088 Jul/Aug 1982 Output unit and keysoft for polyformant Not Given 7-92 Synth ZN426 Polyphonic Synthesiser Sep82,9-53
089 Sep 1982 Synthesised Sound Animation Not Given 9-52 Synth
091 Nov 1982 Drum Interface G. Lausberg 11-20 Drum Dec83,11-41
091 Nov 1982 Guitar Tuner Not Given 11-33 Guitar MK50240
091 Nov 1982 Mini Organ Extension Not Given 11-56 Organ CA3080
092 Dec 1982 A dozen and one sounds Not Given 12-59 Effect SN76477
093 Jan 1983 Fourier Synthesis E. Muller 1-50 Information
094 Feb 1983 R5620 … a programmable universal filter with switched capacitors Not Given 2-59 Information Applikator
098 Jun 1983 Spectrum Display Not Given 6-38 Test equipment Futaba DM-4Z Display
099/100 Jul/Aug 1983 Stepped Voltage Generator Not Given 7-32 Synth CA3140
099/100 Jul/Aug 1983 Electronic Tuning Fork Not Given 7-34 Test equipment
099/100 Jul/Aug 1983 Simple D/A Converter Not Given 7-86 Audio
099/100 Jul/Aug 1983 Variable Zener Not Given 7-88 Circuit design
102 Oct 1983 Music Quantizer Not Given 10-30 Synth ZN427, ZN426 Dec83,11-41
103 Nov 1983 Electronic two-tone metronome Not Given 11-48 Music TDA2003
104 Dec 1983 Disco Phaser Not Given 12-50 Effect
105 Jan 1984 Universal Active Filter Not Given 1-42 Audio R5620 Sep84,9-41
107 Feb 1984 Real Time Analyser (1) Not Given 3-48 Audio
108 Mar 1984 Real Time Analyser (2) Not Given 4-50 Audio
109 Apr 1984 Real Time Analyser (3) Not Given 5-60 Audio
110 May 1984 Disco Drum Not Given 6-32 Drum XR2206
110 May 1984 Versatile Audio Peak Meter A. B. Hill 6-63 Audio
111/112 Jul/Aug 1984 Guitar Preamplifier Not Given 7-34 Guitar Summer Circuits
111/112 Jul/Aug 1984 Touch Pad Potentiometer Not Given 7-34 Audio Summer Circuits
113 Sep 1984 Active cross-over filter Not Given 9-28 Audio
114 Oct 1984 Tuning Fork Not Given 10-28 Music 50240 Mar85,3-41
116 Dec 1984 The XR2206 in the Function Generator Not Given 12-24 Information XR2206
117 Jan 1985 Guitar Amplifier Not Given 1-30 Guitar
118 Feb 1995 Microphone Preamplifier Not Given 2-32 Audio
118 Feb 1995 Programmable Rhythm Box H. de Lange 2-46 Drum Uses a ZX81
121 May 1985 A/D and D/A Conversion Not Given 5-22 Information
121 May 1985 PanoramA Mixer J. Wallaert 5-67 Audio
122 Jun 1985 Digital Oscillators Not Given 6-54 Synth
123/124 Jul/Aug 1985 Melodic Sawtooth H. Millian 7-32 Synth Summer Circuits
123/124 Jul/Aug 1985 Sound Level Indicator Not Given 7-40 Audio Summer Circuits
123/124 Jul/Aug 1985 Swell Pedal Not Given 7-76 Effect Summer Circuits
123/124 Jul/Aug 1985 Wah-Wah box for guitars Not Given 7-87 Effect CA3080 Summer Circuits
123/124 Jul/Aug 1985 Disco Mixer Not Given 7-61 Audio Summer Circuits
123/124 Jul/Aug 1985 Blow That Synthesiser Not Given 8-03 Synth Summer Circuits
126 Oct 1985 Sound Rotator T. S. Norris and M. M. Bhalsod 58 Effect NE566, TDA1022
127 Nov 1985 Fantasia on a MIDI Theme D Meyer 52 Information
214 Sep 1993 Harmonics Enhancer 14 Effect
459/460 Mar/Apr 2015 Guitar Overdrive 46 Effect

References

  • Compiled by Mike Gorman from the original magazines