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Pyro POV Contest
Build your own POV device using an FPGA or CPLD. Make it spin, make it handheld, make it any way you like! Visit the Contest Page for details on how to enter and win!
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8-bit Arcade Guitar Synth

Posted March 2, 2012 by Chris

“Mike Davenport has hand-built an 8-bit “arcade guitar” synthesizer as part of a DIY senior project for his studies at the University of Florida. Inspired by classic video game consoles, it uses an FPGA (field-programmable gate array) for logic and function, and has strings and a joystick for adjusting the pitch and LFO rate, and even has selectable oscillator waveforms and memory locations.”

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