Simple Sawtooth VCO

So I’m looking to do some analogue synthesizer design and one of the coolest sounding basic waveforms for a synthesizer (imo, of course) is the sawtooth wave. The sawtooth wave is pretty much described by its name – a wave that increases linearly then drops off as fast as possible, as if to imitate the […]

Designing a 555 timer wannabe

As I’ve previously said I’m not actually very good at analog design – due to a mixture of not really being taught past the basics and maths not being my strong point! Nonetheless, I enjoy doing it and when the circuits I design work as I intend, its a great feeling of achievement, much more […]