Ornament + Crime

Cwejman, Livewire, TipTop Audio, Doepfer etc... Get your euro on!

Moderators: Kent, Joe., analogdigital, infradead, lisa, parasitk, plord

Post Reply
User avatar
shreeswifty
Super Deluxe Wiggler
Posts: 1033
Joined: Tue Jul 30, 2013 7:15 pm
Location: columbia, MD
Contact:

Ornament + Crime

Post by shreeswifty » Thu Jul 07, 2016 4:49 pm

Hi
just saw some wonderful demos of this and i am about to commission one for my rig. I am interested in hearing other people's experience with this module. I am very impressed by the functions and it seems like a pretty darn cool module.

Thoughts?

User avatar
Paranormal Patroler
Super Deluxe Wiggler
Posts: 10663
Joined: Tue Aug 30, 2011 3:40 pm
Location: the Terminal beach

Post by Paranormal Patroler » Fri Jul 08, 2016 12:41 am

Interested as well.
All rights reserved; all wrongs reversed.

M6live
Wiggling with Experience
Posts: 438
Joined: Mon Jun 07, 2010 4:13 am

Post by M6live » Fri Jul 08, 2016 1:11 am

Redacted.
Last edited by M6live on Sun Nov 26, 2017 11:48 pm, edited 1 time in total.

talfred
Wiggling with Experience
Posts: 350
Joined: Tue May 10, 2011 5:48 am
Location: Trondheim, Norway

Post by talfred » Fri Jul 08, 2016 2:38 am

Image

Hadn't heard of this before so found a picture on modulargrid. Seems like an interesting module. Many new digital modules now have small lcds or tfts, that's nice!

User avatar
Southfork
Veteran Wiggler
Posts: 656
Joined: Mon Oct 06, 2014 12:55 pm

Post by Southfork » Fri Jul 08, 2016 2:54 am

Because it's a diy module, lots more info and link to demos on original thread.

viewtopic.php?t=127016&sid=ac18bb14a5ce ... cd66833dc7

User avatar
mush
Veteran Wiggler
Posts: 587
Joined: Tue Sep 28, 2010 1:38 pm
Location: Copenhagen, Denmark

Post by mush » Fri Jul 08, 2016 3:12 am

It's one of my "main" modules:
Image
Image

Building a second one, as I want to have one in the main case in the studio too as my current o_C is in my folding case.

User avatar
shreeswifty
Super Deluxe Wiggler
Posts: 1033
Joined: Tue Jul 30, 2013 7:15 pm
Location: columbia, MD
Contact:

Post by shreeswifty » Fri Jul 08, 2016 9:22 am

this is awesome. about to pull the trigger with my builder guy. i need to make some room for it but i am excited. Seems like the Omnimod is still a distant possibility but I waited patiently for almost 8 months or so.

User avatar
Paranormal Patroler
Super Deluxe Wiggler
Posts: 10663
Joined: Tue Aug 30, 2011 3:40 pm
Location: the Terminal beach

Post by Paranormal Patroler » Sat Jul 09, 2016 1:27 am

I need to find someone to build me one in EU :hihi: it's also replacing the Omnimod on my grid.
All rights reserved; all wrongs reversed.

User avatar
mxmxmx
Super Deluxe Wiggler
Posts: 2242
Joined: Thu May 31, 2012 1:54 am
Location: berlin

Post by mxmxmx » Sat Jul 09, 2016 5:27 am

Paranormal Patroler wrote:I need to find someone to build me one in EU :hihi: it's also replacing the Omnimod on my grid.
fwiw, i wouldn't ever advertise this as a replacement for Omnimod.

though, as far as one can tell, the hardware is fairly similar (same processor (MK20), some quad DAC, an OLED display and two encoders), the intended purpose for this particular thing (o_C) is to quantize stuff, not drawing your own waveforms (if this is/was the idea behind the Omnimod; i don't know). at any rate, there's no such drawing "modes" in o_C (though there's a bunch of envelope- and LFO-type modes); and that's why it's SMD (the idea being to use a good/high precision DAC), unlike many/most other DIY modules. also and evidently, the display we've used is smaller (we've tried with the larger 1.5" displays but these use a different, less robust controller, which, in this particular configuration, would have severely impacted on the overall performance).


there's no plans to manufacture this (to answer some PMs); you'll have to do it yourself, as it were; or find someone who'll build it for you, as was mentioned above.

User avatar
shreeswifty
Super Deluxe Wiggler
Posts: 1033
Joined: Tue Jul 30, 2013 7:15 pm
Location: columbia, MD
Contact:

Post by shreeswifty » Sat Jul 09, 2016 6:55 am

Just pulled the trigger on mine. I am excited to get it and i am going to be making some room for it in my case.
Mine too will fill the space i originally had planned for the Omnimod thing. If it ever appears i will consider it but from the demos i have seen and the people involved in it's creation, this is an exciting development

User avatar
mxmxmx
Super Deluxe Wiggler
Posts: 2242
Joined: Thu May 31, 2012 1:54 am
Location: berlin

Post by mxmxmx » Tue Jul 19, 2016 2:36 pm

fyi:

if you're in berlin, there'll be a little show and tell type event this Thursday evening (21/07), 6pm, at the Schneidersladen showroom.

it'll feature the module, me and thomas. the plan is we'll chat a bit about how the module came about (an internet love story, of sorts*) and what it is, how it works and potentially other things, too (DIY, displays, whence the silly name, ...).


* which is why pld and timmy/bennelong.bicyclist can't be there, unfortunately.

edit. date
Last edited by mxmxmx on Tue Jul 19, 2016 3:54 pm, edited 1 time in total.

User avatar
atte
Super Deluxe Wiggler
Posts: 1593
Joined: Fri Jan 30, 2015 8:21 am
Location: Copenhagen/Denmark
Contact:

Post by atte » Tue Jul 19, 2016 2:52 pm

Like Thursday the day after tomorrow? Because if it's next week I'll be in Berlin :party:

User avatar
coolshirtdotjpg
Super Deluxe Wiggler
Posts: 1249
Joined: Wed May 06, 2015 4:13 pm
Location: Santa Cruz, California

Post by coolshirtdotjpg » Tue Jul 19, 2016 3:50 pm

Really excited to build this. Any leads on metal faceplates?
New album Innsport 86 available now:

https://repairerofreputations.bandcamp. ... nnsport-86

User avatar
mxmxmx
Super Deluxe Wiggler
Posts: 2242
Joined: Thu May 31, 2012 1:54 am
Location: berlin

Post by mxmxmx » Tue Jul 19, 2016 4:01 pm

atte wrote:Like Thursday the day after tomorrow? Because if it's next week I'll be in Berlin :party:
yes, like Thursday the day after tomorrow. i've left one in the showroom though, so chances are it'll still be there next week.
coolshirtdotjpg wrote:Really excited to build this. Any leads on metal faceplates?
no, it's tricky to supply metal faceplates in low volumes at a decent price. there's dirkwiggler's pcb panels, which look very nice. the blank .fpd templates are here; and maybe (i don't know) Altitude909 might still do them.

User avatar
atte
Super Deluxe Wiggler
Posts: 1593
Joined: Fri Jan 30, 2015 8:21 am
Location: Copenhagen/Denmark
Contact:

Post by atte » Tue Jul 19, 2016 4:55 pm

Ok, hopefully I'll get to try it out then :party:

User avatar
exper
Super Deluxe Wiggler
Posts: 9894
Joined: Fri Apr 22, 2011 6:41 am
Location: Southern NJ

Post by exper » Tue Jul 19, 2016 7:41 pm

talfred wrote:Image

Hadn't heard of this before so found a picture on modulargrid. Seems like an interesting module. Many new digital modules now have small lcds or tfts, that's nice!
Now that s a nice faceplate. If these are available I'd definately commission one.
Current system:
http://www.modulargrid.net/e/racks/view/5549
________________________________________

FS/T: Various Euro:
https://www.muffwiggler.com/forum/viewt ... p?t=221800

User avatar
Zymos
Super Deluxe Wiggler
Posts: 2352
Joined: Sat Jul 18, 2015 1:14 pm
Location: ABQ,NM

Post by Zymos » Tue Jul 19, 2016 8:16 pm

But the labels would not make sense much of the time.

User avatar
exper
Super Deluxe Wiggler
Posts: 9894
Joined: Fri Apr 22, 2011 6:41 am
Location: Southern NJ

Post by exper » Tue Jul 19, 2016 8:19 pm

Zymos wrote:But the labels would not make sense much of the time.
True. I mainly just meant a normal, metalphoto aluminum panel. The jacks can be generic ins and outs as far as I'm concerned.
Current system:
http://www.modulargrid.net/e/racks/view/5549
________________________________________

FS/T: Various Euro:
https://www.muffwiggler.com/forum/viewt ... p?t=221800

User avatar
Zymos
Super Deluxe Wiggler
Posts: 2352
Joined: Sat Jul 18, 2015 1:14 pm
Location: ABQ,NM

Post by Zymos » Tue Jul 19, 2016 9:07 pm

Altitude909 is the one to talk to then-he's making one for me with an Al panel.

User avatar
mxmxmx
Super Deluxe Wiggler
Posts: 2242
Joined: Thu May 31, 2012 1:54 am
Location: berlin

Post by mxmxmx » Wed Jul 20, 2016 2:52 am

Zymos wrote:But the labels would not make sense much of the time.
yeah, they wouldn't. that labelling is still from the days of the old/initial firmware which has been phased out / partly merged into the 'extended' firmware.

i've replaced the picture now to avoid confusion. the ideal scenario i guess would be a panel made entirely from OLED or electronic paper or something... maybe in 2020.

User avatar
exper
Super Deluxe Wiggler
Posts: 9894
Joined: Fri Apr 22, 2011 6:41 am
Location: Southern NJ

Post by exper » Wed Jul 20, 2016 6:49 am

Oh that would be awesome. How small of size do that make e-ink screens?

Imagine little scribble strips under knobs and jacks. That'd be perfect for today's multifunctional module like peaks, Disting and Orn+Crime.

This one seems pretty small:

Image
Current system:
http://www.modulargrid.net/e/racks/view/5549
________________________________________

FS/T: Various Euro:
https://www.muffwiggler.com/forum/viewt ... p?t=221800

User avatar
shreeswifty
Super Deluxe Wiggler
Posts: 1033
Joined: Tue Jul 30, 2013 7:15 pm
Location: columbia, MD
Contact:

Post by shreeswifty » Wed Jul 20, 2016 10:08 am

i'm starting to get excited mine is just about to be assembled

User avatar
coolshirtdotjpg
Super Deluxe Wiggler
Posts: 1249
Joined: Wed May 06, 2015 4:13 pm
Location: Santa Cruz, California

Post by coolshirtdotjpg » Thu Jul 21, 2016 1:00 pm

Just emailed a supplier of alternate faceplates (yes, there are more than one) and was told that they are testing out prototypes of faceplates for this.
New album Innsport 86 available now:

https://repairerofreputations.bandcamp. ... nnsport-86

User avatar
Waldemar
Common Wiggler
Posts: 172
Joined: Thu Jul 30, 2015 4:47 am
Location: Mettmann, Germany

Post by Waldemar » Fri Jul 22, 2016 1:31 am

mxmxmx wrote:fyi:

if you're in berlin, there'll be a little show and tell type event this Thursday evening (21/07), 6pm, at the Schneidersladen showroom.

it'll feature the module, me and thomas. the plan is we'll chat a bit about how the module came about (an internet love story, of sorts*) and what it is, how it works and potentially other things, too (DIY, displays, whence the silly name, ...).


* which is why pld and timmy/bennelong.bicyclist can't be there, unfortunately.

edit. date
Did you make a video from yesterday?
Are you bored or do you want to do something active? Then follow us on our cycling route.
www.indre-waldemar.de/route

User avatar
mxmxmx
Super Deluxe Wiggler
Posts: 2242
Joined: Thu May 31, 2012 1:54 am
Location: berlin

Post by mxmxmx » Fri Jul 22, 2016 2:48 am

Waldemar wrote: Did you make a video from yesterday?
i hope not!

fwiw, here's a little collection of videos, in descending quality.

Post Reply

Return to “Eurorack Modules”