I bought a 32-string Kantele from a flee market here in Finland. The instrument sounds lovely even if the soundboard is cracked. I don’t know how old the instrument is, the soundboard is made from really fine grain spruce (probably from northern parts of Finland).
I went through the process of tuning the […]
The latest version of Spotify removed the option to minimize the application to the system tray and this is quite annoying. As a quick fix I made a wrapper application that does this job instead.
It works like this: instead of starting Spotify, you start the wrapper application which then starts Spotify. You should now […]
The controller on the Ouya lags, there should be NO lag on a controller! If you open up the console the lag decreases, seems that the case is blocking the signal. Here are some pictures of the simple process. I used a heat shrink cable and a small piece of paper to cover some of […]
Deluxe Paint on the Amiga is a really nice tool for pixel graphics. This is a tutorial on how to use Deluxe Paint as conveniently as possible on a Windows PC
My Behringer BCR2000 has been lying in a corner unused until yesterday when I found out about Zaquencer, which is a custom firmware that turns the BCR2000 into a step sequencer, and a very good one. Inspired by this I made wooden panels (teak) for the BCR to improve the looks. This is […]
Now available is the second edition of the expanded SID-Wizard manual I wrote in 2012. I have added some chapter (about dealing with noise, calculating bpm etc.). The e-book is up to date with version 1.6 of SID-Wizard. Very nice things added to SID-Wizard since 1.5 is MIDI support and A4=432Hz tuning.
First I would like to clarify that this mod is totally unofficial and that you will need an original copy of the board game Afrikan Tähti (Finland), Den försvunna diamanten (Sweden) or any other version to be able to play this mod. The rules you can download here do not […]
A while ago a friend of mine (Mathias Lillmåns) contacted me and said that he needed a nice microphone for his band’s new style. The band in question is Finntroll. Mathias (aka. Lillen) told me then that he suspected I could do something about it. It sounded interesting so I started looking for parts. I […]
This is part 2 of the tutorial for re-tuning your music files to A4=432Hz. In this part you will learn how to export the re-tuned files so you can listen to the re-tuned versions in any other media player.