Sismo is an art project based in Brazil and Colombia

We design concepts and development tools between materials

Sismo creates for artists by artists



This is our collections of analog tools. Designing for live-performance, audiovisual installations, educational practices and experimental interaction.

NEWS

NEW COLOR

Lito Ice Bust of Lito

Four oscillators 2 x square, triangle and sine(low frequencies), filter section, built in 2 analogue sequencer (one connected to sine by gate and the other connected to the square and triangle by cv). An oscillator mixer (square1 / square2 and triangle) plus 2 frequencies control by LDR (Light Dependent Resistor) in the lower panel.  Two independents output 3/4 inch (one to sine and the other to mix waves).

 

Specifications

Polyphony : monophonic

Oscillators : 4 (1x sine - 2x square - 1x triangle

Control : Internal 2x eight step sequencer (1 gate -1 cv)

External 2x cv in, 1x sync in - 3x sync out

Current draw: 12 Volts (center positive) (Not included)

Weight: 450g

Dimensions: 15cm (H) x 12,5cm (D) x 13cm (W)

 

IMPORTANT SAFETY CONSIDERATIONS!

- Do not exceed a 15VDC wall wart

- Make sure the wall wart has at least 300 mA  capacity or more.

LITO ICE
Lito Ice + shipping

Sismo Lito is the fusion of three of our machines.

 A combination of our Qadrox (square wave oscillator), TwinT (sine wave oscillator) and the small Qad4 (square, pulse and lfo) increasing with filter section (connected to square) built in two analogue sequencer (one connected to sine by gate and the other connected to the square triangle by cv).

 

Specifications

Polyphony : monophonic

Oscillators : 4 (1x sine - 2x square - 1x triangle

Control : Internal 2x eight step sequencer (1 gate -1 cv)

External 2x cv in, 1x sync in - 3x sync out

Current draw: 12 Volts (center positive) (Not included)

Weight: 450g

Dimensions: 15cm (H) x 12,5cm (D) x 13cm (W)

 

IMPORTANT SAFETY CONSIDERATIONS!

- Do not exceed a 15VDC wall wart

- Make sure the wall wart has at least 300 to 1000mA capacity

LITO
Lito + shipping
NEW COLOR

The new Qadrox L gather a Lito into a Qadrox.

 

What's new?

The improvement on the bass with more punch. Also the new slide function and  passive filter, built in two analogue sequencers, one triggered the bass section, other send cv to synth section.

 

Features

- Deep bass and synth all-in-one

- 2 x 8 step sequencer

- 2 x CV input

- Capacitor charge and slide

- Syncable by clock, lead the tempo

- 2 outputs (one bass, other synth)

 

Specifications

Polyphony: monophonic

Oscillators: 3 x square wave,  triangle and sine

Control: 2 x cv in, sync out (sync in only in Sismo gear)

Power source: 12 Volts DC (center positive) (Not included)

Weight: 400g
Dimensions: 10,5cm (H) x 13cm (D) x 13cm (W)

IMPORTANT SAFETY CONSIDERATIONS!

- Do not exceed a 15VDC wall wart

- Make sure the wall wart has at least 300 to 1000mA

Qadrox L
Qadrox Lito + shipping

Sismo Qadrox is a square wave generator with three analog oscillators built in eight step sequencer, manual reset, cv in-out and sync in-out.

 

Features

- Create powerful ambient noises, rhythms, richness textures

- 8 step sequencer

- CV input and output

- Capacitor charge

- Manual reset

- Syncable by clock, lead or follow the tempo

- Stereo oscillators output

 

Specifications

Polyphony: monophonic

Oscillators: three square wave

Control: cv in-out, sync in-out

Power source: 12 Volts DC (center positive) (Not included)

Weight: 400g
Dimensions: 10,5cm (H) x 13cm (D) x 13cm (W)

IMPORTANT SAFETY CONSIDERATIONS!

- Do not exceed a 15VDC wall wart

- Make sure the wall wart has at least 300 to 1000mA

Qadrox
Qadrox Classic + shipping

Sismo Qadrox Design is a square wave generator with six analog oscillators (4 fixed and 2 tuned oscillators) built in eight step sequencer, sync in-out, cv in-out.

Synchronize with any external analog device by clock and control internal sound generator by cv in.

The front panel was specially designed by the artist Astrid Rojas.

 

 

Features
- Create powerful noisy rhythms and unpredictable sounds
- Portable design in wood and acrylic
- Sync by clock, lead or follow the tempo

- CV input and output
- Stereo oscillators output

 

Specifications
Polyphony : monophonic

Oscillators : 4 fixed + two tuned (square and pulse)

Control : cv in-out, sync in-out, manual and reset
Current draw: 12 Volts (center positive) (Not included)

Weight: 400g
Dimensions: 10,5cm (H) x 13cm (D) x 13cm (W)
IMPORTANT SAFETY CONSIDERATIONS!
- Do not exceed a 15VDC wall wart- Make sure the wall wart has at least 300 to 1000mA capacity

Qadrox Design + shipping
QADROX DESIGN

Sismo Twin-T is a low bass generator with built in eight step sequencer. The oscillator based on a single transistor and some discrete components, creating by thermal noise a low frequencies sine waves.

 

Features

- Create a multitude of percussive sounds and sub-basses

- Portable design in wood and acrylic

- Sync by clock, lead or follow the pitch

 

Specifications

Polyphony: monophonic

Oscillator: sine wave

Control: cv in-out, sync in-out

Power source: 12 Volts (center positive) (Not included)

Weight: 400g

Dimensions: 10,5cm (H) x 13cm (D) x 13cm (W)

 

IMPORTANT SAFETY CONSIDERATIONS!

- Do not exceed a 15VDC wall wart

- Make sure the wall wart has at least 300 to 1000mA capacity

TWINT
TWIN-T + shipping

Small but powerful!

Mini is a series of small scale instruments.

Several colors combinations in a pocket design.

 

Specifications

Polyphony : monophonic

Oscillators : 2 x square

Control : Internal eight step sequencer

              External : cv in  - sync out

Capacitor charge and slide

 

Current draw: 9 to 12 Volts (center positive) (Not included)

Weight: 250g

Dimensions: 8cm (H) x 9,5cm (D) x 9cm (W)

 

IMPORTANT SAFETY CONSIDERATIONS!

- Do not exceed a 15VDC wall wart

- Make sure the wall wart has at least 300 mA  capacity or more.

 

mini
MINI + shipping

Sismo Atari Punk Console (APC) created an unique design seen like the video games classic Atari Console from the 1980's.

 

Features

- Square waves “low-fi” sound

- Low current design extends battery life

- Built in amplifier and speaker

 

Specifications

Power source: 9V Battery (Not included)

Weight: 300g

Dimensions: 8cm (H) x 5,5cm (D) x 9cm (W)

SISMO APC + shipping
APC

Sismo Qad4 is a portable square wave generator with three analog oscillators, adjustable by pitch potentiometers, built in amplifier and output, powered by battery.

 

Features

- Create sound effects. Drones, sirens, noises and

atmospheres

- Record to make a sample bank or play alive at your home

studio, stage or any other place

- Powerful amplifier

- Alkaline battery recommended

Specifications

Polyphony: monophonic

Oscillators: four oscillators square/pulse

Power source: 9V Battery

Weight: 250g

Dimensions: 8cm(H) x 5,5cm(D) x 9cm(W)

 

*Alkaline battery recommended

QAD 4
Qad4+ shipping

For shipping details and freight cost, please check our order info

 

Questions? Email us through our emaill

sismo (AT) sismo.net.br