I have always liked older equipment and was inspired by videos of some people online using old equipment for music

What it does

It takes midi files/signals and creates a frequency to match a note.

How I built it

Disasembling the floppy drives, pinning out each drive, and creating custom cable for the drives

Challenges I ran into

Accomplishments that I'm proud of

It makes music

What I learned

That my original ideas for this event where either too complex of folllow through with procedures was lackinng. (i.e, too tired to function properly)

What's next for FLoppy Orchestra

Built With

  • arduino
  • floppy-disk-drives
  • psu
  • software
  • wire
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