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Kilpatrick Audio
Phenol Patchable Analog Synthesizer

Item: N13-3709

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Phenol Patchable Analog Synthesizer
Phenol Patchable Analog Synthesizer Phenol Patchable Analog Synthesizer Phenol Patchable Analog Synthesizer

Kilpatrick Audio Phenol Patchable Analog Synthesizer

The Kilpatrick Audio Phenol affords the versatility and straightforward workflow of many modern synthesis applications, albeit in a self-contained enclosure with an intuitive layout that is ideal for both beginners and professionals. 

The Phenol boasts dual analog VCOs—each with triangle, ramp, and pulse waveforms— in addition to two analog filters, one low-pass and one high-pass. There are also two analog VCAs with dedicated level controls and a modulation section consisting of two envelope/LFO hybrids that enable a variety of unique modulation capabilities.

Additionally, there's an internal MIDI-to-CV converter and a LFO with a sine and random output. 

If all that wasn’t enough, a compact mixer with digital delay effect ensures that all compositions are adequately mixed, glued, and processed in accordance with the user’s personal taste. Even more, there’s a stereo audio input for incorporating external signals into the Phenol’s signal path.

Phenol Patchable Analog Synthesizer Features

  • Banana patch system with colour-coded jacks and voltages compatible with Kilpatrick Format and other modular systems
  • Two analog VCOs - triangle, ramp and pulse outputs
  • Two analog filters (low pass and high pass)
  • Two analog VCAs with level control
  • Two envelope generator / LFO combos with many unique features
  • An LFO with sine and random output
  • Internal MIDI to CV converter with DIN and USB MIDI interfaces
  • Compact mixer with digital delay with over 330ms of delay time
  • Digital pulse divider - divide MIDI clock or LFO output to create 4 musical time divisions
  • Buffered mixer / mult / inverter with level control
  • External audio input allows a stereo input to be patched like an oscillator signal - process your drum machine or other source through the system

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  • Approx. dimensions: 15.8"W x 8.8"L x 2.5"H (including feet and knobs)
  • Universal input power supply (100-240V) included (shipped with North American plug)
  • Designed and made in Canada using high quality parts

Customer Reviews

Super synthé modulaire en un système intégré Review by maxime
Toutes les caractéristiques techniques ainsi que le manuel sont sur le site Kilpatrick Audio, mais en gros: 2 VCO, 2 VCF (High pass et Low pass), 2 VCA, 2 env/lfo (avec nombreuses fonctions), 1 LFO simple, 1 midi to CV avec mini sequencer, 1 divider, 1 adder, 1 mixeur 2 voies avec pan pour la sortie stéréo, un mini delay lo-fi. Ensemble entièrement modulaire, pas de pré-câblage des modules entre eux par défaut; si on veut sortir un son il faut patcher de la banane !
Excellent rapport qualité prix, mais j'ai participé au kickstarter, payé en décembre, et reçu le synthé début juillet. C'est plus cher maintenant.

Bonne construction.Son exceptionnel. Delay LoFi qui fait du bruit mais c'est normal d'après Andrew Kilpatrick, et c'est cool de l'avoir.Système intégré mais compatible avec eurorack, brutes et compagnie.. (1v/oct). Système de patch banane qui rend les modules très simples et intuitifs à utiliser; nombreuses fonctions d'enveloppe super utiles et fun, utiles aussi le divider et le adder.
(Posted on 8/3/15)

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