Bizarro Circuit-Bent Guitar Pick Synth

The Electric Pick Synth is one of the stranger circuit bent instrument ideas.


  • 2 Photo-Cells
  • 1 Pitch/On-Off
  • Tone range switch
  • 8 Ohm Speaker
  • Speaker On-Off switch
  • Guitar contact hookup wire
  • Runs on a 9 volt battery

Suggested uses:

  • Route the pick into a reverb and a wah-wah pedal for an instant analog filter
  • Dazzle the your band-mates with 3 outputs from one guitar
  • Trigger MIDI instruments and ambiences
  • Turn that annoying “pick-tick” into an original sound
  • Summon alien vessels and let their flashing lights play your synth!


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