Mutable Instruments Peaks, USED
This item is used, has been fully tested and is guaranteed to be working.
Dual Trigger to Signal Converter
Peaks provides 4 different functions in a small 8-HP package. Their common point? They are all about generating an audio or CV signal in response to a trigger, and are all focused on rhythmic works. Peaks is a dual-channel module - making it very useful for duophonic patches or for controlling/synthesizing the kick/snare rhythmic backbone of a patch.
Peaks' first function is a no-frills ADSR envelope with segment times going from 0.2ms to 8s. Carefully tuned envelope shapes (quartic attack, exponential decay and release) provide a smooth but nervous response.
Peaks' can work as a free-running, resettable LFO, or as a tempo synchronized LFO. 5 waveforms are available, each of them with a shape/morphing parameter: wavefolded sine, variable slope triangle, PWM square, stepped triangle and sampled/interpolated noise. A unique feature of Peaks is its ability to lock onto irregular sequence of taps: the module can detect the periodicity of the incoming trigger pattern, and adjust the duration of the LFO cycles accordingly.
Peaks can synthesize bass-drum, snare-drum and hi-hat sounds using a digital model of the TR-808 circuits. An alternate drum generation mode synthesizes more aggressive FM-style drum sounds.
• Trig 1, 2
• Output 1, 2
• Trig Button 1, 2
• 4 Pots for modifying settings (dependent on function)
• Format: Eurorack
• Width: 8HP
• Depth: 1"
• Power: +12V @ 60mA, -12V @ 2mA
• The module itself
• Eurorack Power Cable