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This is a musical instrument based on a saxophone. Developed in a FabLab in Paris, with Matthieu Metzger.
Cut the Ai file on a laser cutter. Add the buttons on the main body part. Wire it all. Plug to Arduino. Upload program. Close box. Add keys. Play music.
I'll give more detailed instructions in a little while if people get curious.
We just finished it and some things might change...
Oh, and you can see it making music here:
The instrument doesn't have a speaker built in.
It just has a jack or MIDI output.
The idea is to be able to do 3 things:
It is cut in 3mm medium wood.
Saxo synth by tart2000 is licensed under the Creative Commons - Attribution - Share Alike license.
So what's this mean?
We're sure tart2000 would love to see what you've printed - take a photo and share it on Thingiverse as a Make.
To post a Make simply visit this Thing again and click I Made One to start uploading your photo. You can also download the Thingiverse Mobile app (available via Google Play and Apple App Store) to take a photo and upload your Make right from the app!