TheWarp is a modern reinterpretation of the legendary ARP 2600 semimodular synthesizer, produced by ARP Intruments from 1970 to 1981.
TheWarp is based on the original schematics and is built with analogue components in traditional THT mounting and soldering process. According to the developers, the functions and technical specs are identical to those of the original instrument.
TheWarp’s front panel has been modernized to fit within standard 19″ rack size. The new instrument does, though, retain the graphic design, the size of the sections and feel of the original. Continue reading
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This video, via reader Martin Widmann, documents his build of the ARP 2600 clone, the Two Thousand Six Hundred (TTSH) synthesizer. Continue reading
This video, via Heavy Metal Kid, is a time-lapse video of building Two Thousand Six Hundred #38, the ARP 2600 DIY clone from The Human Comparator.
Here’s what Heavy Metal Kid has to say about it: Continue reading
The Two Thousand Six Hundred, or TTSH for short, is a new DIY synth project, inspired by the classic ARP 2600 semi-modular analog synthesizer.
The TTSH is now available as a kit for 4000 SEK (about US $600), containing PCBs and the powder-coated and screen-printed front panel. This is an advanced DIY project – nothing is pre-built and no electronic components are included. Builders will have to source their own parts, which is detailed at the project site. A case is also available.
Low-Gain Electronics has announced that it is offering a ‘build commission service’ for the Two Thousand Six Hundred (ARP 2600 clone) project. Continue reading
This video captures a demo of an early ‘beta build’ of the TTSH DIY clone of the ARP 2600 – the Two Thousand Six Hundred project. Continue reading
Here’s a video demo of the second prototype of the Two Thousand Six Hundred, a new DIY ARP 2600 clone.
The Two Thousand Six Hundred (TTSH) is expected to be released in September as a DIY kit. It will be available as a kit containing PCBs and front panel (Nothing is pre-built).