Saturday, 10 January 2009

Postcard Weevil

got my postcard weevil today. Big fun !! this is similar to a cracklebox, but with different options ... like a mini synthesizer. Handbuilt by its inventor ... here is his presentation:

I love these things. Why do I love them? And why do other people not love them? My wife and my neighbour looked at me as if I was insane while I played with it. :-)


  1. He, he.... maybe you should play something they recognize? At the last Berlin Live Looping festival we had a table full of self made such gadgets with Lo Fi Lazer. Old telephones are very good starting points for building noise makers as they already have buttons, microphone, small speaker and run at a favorable power current amplitude.