I pretty much have the X4L edrums finished. It is just a matter of taking my notes/pictures and writing the posts. I thought I would put these pictures up as a teaser. It’s Basically to show what they will look like when finished and I hope to inspire other DIY’ers to make them as well.
It’s at this point, we need a drum shell of some kind. Here’s what I came up with. We will use a 9″ dia. heavy duty cake pan. (see parts list). They’re cheap and they are just about the right size. Using the template (x4Ld.pdf), mark all holes with a punch and or nail. It’s
Here it is. My current eDrum set.? Check out the Gallery to read all about it. In the spring of 2003, I was at a local music store, when one of the guitar teachers ask if an acoustic drum set could be made into an electronic set.? I told him, “I don’t see
This is a follow-up to my Hack For A Drum Module? I found this web site while surfing the other day. They take a Yamaha DD-11 and convert it to a midi trigger interface. It goes a little further than I did, by putting the guts of the Yamaha DD-11 into another enclosure. It is
There has been some talk over on Vdrums.com & eDrumming.com about triggering an electronic drum module with a DC voltage. The I have achieved this, and the video below shows how. I also included a schematic of how this test could be expanded. I have not tried this with an Alesis or a Roland drum