Ray Wilson was the guy behind Music From Outer Space. He was a huge contributor to the Synth DIY scene. He designed a lot of cool projects, offered kits, schematics and a huge amount of tips and tricks for beginners. He even wrote a book on how to build an Analog Synth. MFOS kits and PCBs are still available through various resellers (see synthcube).
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Hand soldering Surface Mount Devices (SMD) scares a lot of DIYers and Makers, but it is easier than what it looks like. Even sometimes, it’s easier than soldering Through Hole Components. Really!
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The attenuator – inverter is a tool for modifying a voltage, Control Voltage (CV) or any audio signal.
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An excellent video on soldering techniques. SMD soldering is simple! Even if you don’t own a hot air station, the techniques demonstrated here are very helpful to anyone interested in SMD soldering.