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gravity stand for oP-1

The 'Gravity Stand for OP-1' is a third-party stand for the Teenage Engineering synthesizer, the OP-1. It enhances the usability of the OP-1's G-force sensor with a tiltable structure.

Year

2019

Keywords

Physical Interface

Mechanical Engineering Design

Rapid Prototyping

Impacts/ Benefits

Enhancing Usability

Developing sound interaction

How does it work?

Sound control demo using the Gravity Stand for OP-1 >>>

The stand has an angle-adjustable structure that allows for detailed control of the pitch, effect, volume, and modulation of the sound using the OP-1's G-Froce sensor function. The stand has a spring mechanism and the ability to return to its original position even after adjusting the tilt.

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Prototyping

Pine, Chisel
Walnut, Router

PLA, FDM 3D Printer
TPU, FDM 3D Printer
ABS, FDM 3D Printer
Resin, SLA 3D Printer
Resin + FRP, SLA 3D Printer
Resin, Silicone Cast
Resin + Metal, Silicone cast
Resin, NC Mill
Acrylic, CNC Machine
Aluminium, CNC Machine
Brass, CNC Machine
Bronze, Lost wax Cast
Brass, Sand cast
Brass, NC Mill
Resin + FRP, SLA 3D Printer

Prototyping process;

Research of Materials,
Mechanical Structure,
Manufacturing techniques
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