Regular price CAD$279.00
Produced in collaboration with Befaco, Stereo Strip is a 6HP module built around the idea of a channel strip. It features a stereo VCA with CV control, stereo panner with CV control, 3 way performance mute, EQ, output soft clip analogue limiting plus input and output level switches to work as a stereo line input or stereo line output stage for a modular system.
Stereo Strip takes the idea of a channel strip and makes it modular. We hope that by bringing this long-established component of the audio engineering world into the Eurorack environment and by adding CV control over its key parameters that you will find new, creative ways to use it in your patches!
It features stereo inputs and outputs for audio or CV with EQ, voltage controlled panning, stereo VCA, performable mute and input/output level switching for Eurorack or line level uses. Abusing the input level switching allows for some musical, modulate able and highly shapeable distortion sounds too.
Stereo Strip was designed to be a creative part of a modular patch. Creating stereo images from mono sources, shaping and modulating existing stereo images, synthesizing stereo pseudo ring modulation, sweetening FX with EQ or drastically wave shaping your oscillators, creating send FX routings with benefits or it can simply be used as a channel strip at the end of chain in a patch.
The addition of line level gain boosting (for the input) or reduction (for the output) allow it to work as a stereo input or output interface for external gear with the advantage of the VCA, panning and the EQ to shape the sound. Experiment with bringing external gear into the Eurorack format and then shape and modulate those sounds them on the way in!
Try patching Stereo Strip anywhere you would place a VCA in a system and/or explore its EQ and voltage controlled panning, which are rarer additions to the sound sculpting options for the Eurorack format.
- Width: 6HP
- Depth: 33mm
- Power: 63mA@ +12V / 63mA @ -12V
- 3 band EQ
- Panning (manual and voltage controlled)
- VCA level control (manual or voltage controlled)
- 3 way performance muting (on-off-momentary)
- Soft clipping limiter (distortion!)
- Line level input and/or output adjustment