Category Archives: Foot controler

Installing the Arduino IDE

A Arduino board has to be programmed depending on the way you want to use it. It will do nothing at all if you don’t upload any program in it. Even though the board is not “active” when used as … Continue reading

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Arduino-based pedal ([pduino])

As I mentioned in a previous post, I first built a pedal to control my Pd patch to create live effects for my guitar by using a hacked gamepad. After using it for over a year, I started being dissatisfied … Continue reading

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Gamepad-based pedal ([hid])

As I explained in an earlier post about the concept behind the footcontroller, Hans Christoph Steiner wrote an external for Pure Data which can read data from a lot of USB devices, and more specifically from USB gamepads and joysticks.This … Continue reading

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Concept

The idea of using a device controlled by the foot to trigger effects for an electric guitar is obviously nothing new. Guitarists have been using analog stompboxes since the early 60’s at least, and digital midi controllers for quite a … Continue reading

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Arduino

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