880

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Width

60 HP

Depth

28 mm

Power

110 mA +12V
70 mA −12V

Price

$975

Analog Drum Machine for Eurorack

Overview

The System80 880 is a recreation of the classic analog drum machine of the 1980s reformatted into a 60 HP Eurorack module.  It couples the 16 analog drum voices of the original to an enhanced TR-style step sequencer.

Features

  • 16 analog drum voices (6 single voices, 5 switchable dual voices) with global accent
  • Pattern sequencer with 1-32 steps
  • 12 banks of 16 patterns
  • 16 rhythm tracks
  • Shuffle and roll modes
  • External MIDI triggering of drum voices
  • 11 individual drum voice outputs + master output with volume control
  • 2 assignable trigger outputs
  • External sync via MIDI clock, DIN Sync or clock pulse.

Sound

More demos are coming soon. In the meantime, please check out a couple of quick samples:

Clean breaks:

 

Processed with Eurorack effects by beta tester Solvent:

 

and a track by beta tester mimoid:

 

There are also these videos that feature the 880:

External triggering

A trigger expander module is currently in development. Availability TBA.

Open Source

The 880 has a non-commercial open source license. The design files and firmware are available on Github.

Pre-order

The 880 is currently available for pre-ordering.