French synth guru Yves Usson, above, knows his way around the insides of the MiniBrute and MicroBrute synthesizers – he collaborated with Arturia to design them.
He’s shared a series of mods and hacks for the MiniBrute and MicroBrute at his site. He notes that making any of these mods to your synth ‘will immediately void its warranty.’ So consider yourself warned.
For the MiniBrute, Usson outlines four ‘hacks’:
- Add elegant woodcheeks to your MiniBrute
- A video by fluxit showing how to add some extension jacks
- Extension of the frequency range of the Vibrato LFO : toggle switch Vibrato/Audio.
- Converting your vanilla MiniBrute into a MiniBrute SE and vice versa
And for the MicroBrute, Usson outlines one hack:
Have you made any mods to your ‘Brute synths? If so, share it in the comments!