Getting it good enough, Engineering is about.

I can’t recall where I heard this phrase, but it’s golden – especially when it comes from Yoda (our puppy too). There’s no need for perfection, but there’s also a consumer expectation of perceived quality too. I’m currently (slowed) between a functional product and a really nice product you’d expect to find on the shelf. So this is all about the mfg process now. The design is really good, but try to make several units opens the next door on the Maker path. I had a head start working 23 yrs supporting Intel Mfg, but not in this way, this is new. And when your process is bench-top and hand crafted to some extent, all the more challenging. The new pressure chamber that crushes air bubbles in the mold was worth the $100, it’s looking better than ever. So 15 could be all that I make by hand. They will all work well, and will be heavily warranted (except for water damage or for space flight). Alpha is done, so Beta here we go! 21...

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Power Corrupts, and Absolute Power Corrupts Absolutely
Mar17

Power Corrupts, and Absolute Power Corrupts Absolutely

What are voltage, current, and power, and why would a guitar player care about them? Because unless you play all acoustic with the lights off, you have to harness their properties. Let’s start with power. Regardless of how knowledgeable you are about electricity, you probably have some intuitive sense of power. How does the horsepower of a car affect the driving experience? What does it feel like to operate a powerful drill? Read more at Premier...

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Introducing Soul Pedal Blog
Mar13

Introducing Soul Pedal Blog

We are gearing up to build wireless controllers as a comfortable insole for your shoe. Arduino compatible, includes MIDI and Effects Pedals! Come meet the team and experience Soul Pedal for yourself at the Tempe Guitar Show on March 22nd.  ...

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