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Kits

4ms makes a wide variety of kits:
  • Synthesizer module kits (eurorack system, and kits without panels for systems like Frac/5U...)
  • Guitar pedal effect kits (complete with PCB, aluminum enclosure, option of painted/labeled box)
  • Beginner kits for the Autonomous Bassline Generator and the SimSam. Compatible with the IR sync on Andromeda Space Rockers.
Support for kit building:
  • Kits Wiki: instructions, schematics, tutorials for building kits. Hosted by commonsound
  • Kits Forum: support for kits. Browse past discussions, and post your question here!
  • Photo tutorial for effects pedals
  • The complete kits include everything you need to build the unit. Just fill the pc board, mount the controls, and wire where needed.
  • If you want to use your own box, make your own board, or use your own components, you can get just a box, a board, or the components.


PEG
Parts list/diagrams
PEG kit $195
Contains all the parts needed to build a Pingable Envelope Generator in Eurorack format.
PEG v4.2 upgrade chips (2) $8
FOR UPGRADING AN OLD PEG. All PEG kits ship with these chips already (v4.2).
Fixes a minor bug that caused the ping time not to clear when the button is held down for 2 seconds. Also adds AR mode for Async triggers.
Instead of buying these chips, you can also download the hex file and burn it yourself using an AVR ISP programmer: Here

RCD & SCM
Parts list/diagrams
SCM Breakout kit $99
Version 2.1 (latest version).
Contains all the parts, eurorack faceplate and PCB to build a Shuffling Clock Multiplier Breakout (SCMBO).
Rotating Clock Divider kit $95
Contains all the parts, eurorack faceplate and PCB to build a Rotating Clock Divider.
Shuffling Clock Multiplier kit $95
Contains all the parts, eurorack faceplate and PCB to build a Shuffling Clock Multiplier.
RCD Breakout Kit $45
Breakout kit for Rotating Clock Divider. Version 1.1 faceplate (Spread mode). Includes a 4HP panel, 6 switches, connecting cable, and two 3mm screws.
RCD pcb and chip $22
Contains the PCB and a pre-programmed chip for a Rotating Clock Divider. You must supply all the components (resistors, sockets, headers, LEDs, jacks, etc...). The eurorack faceplate is available as an additional item. Chip firmware is v1.1.
SCM pcb and chip $22
Same as the "RCD pcb and chip" but for the Shuffling Clock Multiplier.
SCM Breakout PCB $19
SCM Breakout PCB version 2.1
RCD faceplate $15
4HP Eurorack faceplate, professionally milled aluminum and 4-color silkscreened.
SCMBO faceplate $15
8HP Eurorack faceplate, professionally milled aluminum and 4-color silkscreened. Version 2.1
SCM faceplate $15
4HP Eurorack faceplate, professionally milled aluminum and 4-color silkscreened.
RCD Breakout faceplate $15
Eurorack faceplate for the RCD Breakout. Professionally milled and silkscreened (artwork includes "Spread mode")
RCD chip v1.1 $8
Replacement AVR chip for your Rotating Clock Divider that adds Spread mode (selectable by jumpers, or the RCD Breakout). Firmware version 1.1
Upgrade chip is included with any RCD Breakout module or kit (direct from us, and when purchased from a dealer).
Firmware can be downloaded here: RCD Firmware
SCM chip 1.0.4 $8
Upgrade chip for all SCMs that shipped prior to Feb 1, 2012. This firmware fixes an issue with double-triggering happening at certain settings. You may purchase this chip, or go here to freely download the hex file and flash it to your SCM with an ISP programmer.

Autonomous Bassline Generator
Parts list/diagrams
Autonomous Bassline Kit $60
Complete Kit for the Autonomous Bassline Generator. Includes PCB v1.0.3, pre-programmed AVR ATtiny84 chip, and all the controls and components needed. In stock!

SimSam kit $40
Simsam kit, with PCB and all comoponents. Requires a 9V battery. No instructions provided, but the kit is very simple.

Swash
Parts list/diagrams
Eurorack Swash kit $135
Contains all the parts, silver/black eurorack faceplate and PCB to build a Eurorack Noise Swash.
Euro swash kit - no jacks/pane $110
Same as Euro Swash kit but with no jacks or panel (the "DIY Frac kit")
Mini Swash components+PCB $101
Mini Noise Swash PCB and components: complete set of parts except for the box/enclosure. This is the 8-knob/2-flip version: swash, noisegait, volume, pregain, tone, postgain, low power, self-osc, postclip and preclip.
Mini Swash PCB $18
"Pro" green board, double-sided traces, silkscreened legend. Board-mounted pots for less wiring! v1.3.1
Mini Swash kit (complete) $129
Everything you need to build a "mini" Swash pedal (8 knobs/2 flip version). Includes all components, a drilled aluminum box, and the PC Board.

Atoner
Parts list/diagrams
Euro Atoner kit $125
Contains all the parts, silver/black eurorack faceplate and PCB to build a Eurorack Atoner.
Euro Atoner replacement panel $25
Replacement eurorack 16HP panel for Atoner module. Natural aluminum with black artwork.
Atoner pedal components $80
Kit components: complete set of parts except for the PCB and box. NO BOX IS AVAILABLE FOR ATONER AT THIS TIME
Tone sweep kit $28
Includes all components necessary for the Tone Sweep mod. If ordered with a box, the additional holes for Tone Sweep controls will be drilled. The circuitry is found on the standard Atoner PCB. Order this with the complete Atoner kit for a complete Sweptoner kit!
Atoner pedal PCB $18
"Pro" green pc board: double-sided traces and silkscreened legend, including Tone Sweep mod circuit (components optional). Note: this is the pedal PCB, not the eurorack PCB
Atoner pedal kit (complete) $130
Everything you need to build the Atoner. Includes all components, a drilled 7"x4" aluminum box, and the PC Board.

Tremulus
Parts list/diagrams
Tremulus components+PCB $74
Tremulus Lune components and PCB, everything you need except the box.
Parts List
Tremulus PCB $18
"Pro" green board, double-sided traces, silkscreened legend. Board-mounted pots for less wiring!
Tremulus Kit (complete) $94
Everything you need to build the Tremulus Lune: all components, drilled steel box, pc board.

Phaseur
Parts list/diagrams
Phaseur PCB $18
"Pro" green pc board: double-sided traces, silkscreened legend. Board-mounted pots for less wiring.
Phaseur Kit (complete) $120
Everything you need to build a phaseur: all components, drilled aluminum box, and PC Board.

Panneur
Parts list/diagrams
Panneur PCB $22
"Pro" green board, double-sided traces, silkscreened legend. Board-mounted pots for less wiring!
Panneur kit (complete) $145
Everything you need to build a Stereo Panneur (dual stomp version). Includes all components, a drilled 7"x4" aluminum box, and the PC Board.

Nocto
Parts list/diagrams
Nocto PCB $19
"Pro" green pc board: double-sided traces, silkscreened legend. Board-mounted pots for less wiring!
Nocto kit (complete) $119
Everything you need to build a Nocto Loco: all components, drilled aluminum box, and PC Board.

Bendmatrix
Parts list/diagrams
BM PCB 2.3.3 with chip $65

LIMITED AVAILABILITY, PLEASE INQUIRE

PCB v2.3.3 (current), with pre-programmed AVR ATMEGA32 chip. You supply all other components from the parts list. The chip can be updated to future releases via MIDI (see here) Accepting orders, in stock Dec 7, 2009
Bend Matrix PCB 2.3.3 $55

LIMITED AVAILABILITY, PLEASE INQUIRE

Large PCB for Bend Matrix 2.3.3. Measures 8.700" x 7.540", double-sided legend, traces, and solder mask. No surface-mount components. High quality board, easy to work with. In stock Dec 7, 2009

Eurocase
Parts list/diagrams
Euro Power Distro KIT (shrouded headers) $48
Same as Euro Power Distro KIT, but with shrouded 16-pin headers.

Fuses included will be 1.1A per rail, unless you specify otherwise in the Additional Instructions box.

Euro Power Distro KIT $45
Kit for the 4ms Euro Power Distribution Board. Includes all components and PCB. Requires soldering.

Fuses included will be 1.1A per rail, unless you specify otherwise in the Additional Instructions box.

Euro Power Distro PCB $15
Bare PCB for the Euro Power Distro. You must source and supply all components.

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