Stepped Tone Generator
APC is a virtual re-creation of a popular DIY circuit the Atari Punk Console: a square wave synthesizer that creates fun "low-fi" sound, and comes with users MODs.
Also known as "Stepped Tone Generator", published in 1980 by Forrest M. Mims III, the circuit consist of a frequency oscillator that drive a monostable which emits square output pulses. The circuit has become very popular in the DIY electronic music scene and now you can experiment it directly in your DAW.
- Square waves "low-fi" sound
- 8 users MODs available: Pitch up & down, Highpass resonant filters, Lowpass resonant filters, LFO (syncable on BPM), Key tracking...
- Zero-delay-feedback state variable filters
- Gate MOD with hold function
- Users can submit new MODs online
- Preset manager, rename, copy, save, load...
- Full MIDI automation support
- Easy MIDI learn on all parameters
- Use 7-bit MIDI Continuous Controller or High resolution 14-bit MIDI NRPN and RPN
- Undo your changes with one click
- Comes with users manual
- Easy installer