Spiral Touchies [5 pack]

from Tripping on Wires

These are little PCB touchpads with a 3.5mm jack plug soldered underneath.

They were originally built to go with a custom Lil Sidrassi build where I'm experimenting with various interfaces. These touchpads are the first of these experiments. They work super well for my Lil Sidrassi but, in principle, should work with a multitude of Eurorack modules or other patchable synths with 3.5mm jacks.

Plug them in and make connections with your fingers. Your body has resistance and capacitance so will affect the connection. The spiral on the pads should be slightly inductive and so altering pressure or changing the position of your finger should have small effects making them responsive.

Any audio/CV connection should be perfectly safe but don't plug in anywhere else, safety first!

Sold in packs of 5 or 10. There's some mini jack supply issues and these are built to order so these could take up to 10 days to ship.

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