December 13, 2012 AT 8:00 am

USB Xylophone by Benjamin #3dthursday

Via thing:25560.

Old metallophone (toy) rejuvenated by Arduino, some electromagnets and printed parts :
Detail :

Can be played with mouse, keyboard and midi files, samples included in software pack:

  • Georges Brassens – Ballade des dames du temps jadis
  • Agnes Obel – Riverside
  • Yann Tiersen – Comptine d’un autre été
  • Julian Nott – Wallace and Gromit
  • Michael Giacchino – Married Life (“Up” soundtrack)

Flash (AS2) on the software side:

Thanks to midicsv:

Not the first xylobot in the world, but maybe the first in the Thingiverse !

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