Behringer Wasp Clone incoming

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Behringer Wasp Clone incoming

Post by paperCUT » Mon Nov 18, 2019 11:58 am

Certainly a good time to be into analog synths.

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Post by h4ndcrafted » Mon Nov 18, 2019 12:47 pm

No buzz ?
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Post by onthebandwagon » Mon Nov 18, 2019 12:59 pm

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Post by h4ndcrafted » Mon Nov 18, 2019 1:04 pm

Could be a fun controller , I hope add some fun to it.
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Post by giugno » Mon Nov 18, 2019 3:28 pm

i wonder if this will mean i can't eventually resell my jasper for a lot :hihi:

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Post by electricfence » Mon Nov 18, 2019 6:48 pm

I hope it has a drone mode.

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Post by Voltcontrol » Tue Nov 19, 2019 3:56 am

Wasp Deluxe clone surely? I wonder how they'll approach the digital oscillators. If additional shapes and potentially wavetables are added this could be quite a fun one.

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Post by DMR » Tue Nov 19, 2019 10:50 pm

It doesn't really make sense for this to be in the Eurorack-able form factor, since it doesn't seem to have any CV inputs or outputs, just oscillator outputs and filter input...

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Post by evilspock » Tue Nov 19, 2019 11:03 pm

Agreed...man a real missed opportunity by Behringer to CV in/out the hell out of a Wasp. I think I'd rather just try to find a nice Wasp filter clone with these connections available.

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Post by bliss000 » Tue Nov 19, 2019 11:28 pm

Nice that you can route the two osc out to a ring mod then back into the mix. Lack of filter cv input is a bit odd though :hmm:

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Post by thetwlo » Wed Nov 20, 2019 12:55 am

this is is a more exciting one, and they even state: " made its predecessor infamous in esoteric synth circles. "
So for that crowd, I would think, they'd add more CV/audio in/outs, Not less, than their other clones
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...and if they had a clue, they'd add a second "wasp" filter. Then, this might be special!

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Post by seychmar » Wed Nov 20, 2019 1:27 am

Daisy chaining capability coupled with the price sounds interesting. Polyphonic Wasp anyone?

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Post by burnn_out! » Wed Nov 20, 2019 7:38 am

Disappointing lack of cv control mixed with lack of a keyboard makes this a head scratcher.
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Post by deftinwulf » Wed Nov 20, 2019 11:55 am

Agreed with most of the comments here. Was immediately super excited when I saw the announcement but then cooled off rapidly...

Wasp Deluxe with no keyboard?
Eurorack unit with 3 patch points?
Digital oscs with no upgrades/tweaks? (how about 4 voice paraphony?)

First Behringer clone I'm not quite hyped about... :hmm:

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Post by monads » Wed Nov 20, 2019 12:19 pm

evilspock wrote:...I think I'd rather just try to find a nice Wasp filter clone with these connections available.
Maybe the ADDAC705 Stinggy Filter!

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Post by coolshirtdotjpg » Wed Nov 20, 2019 12:19 pm

I look forward to buying one for next to nothing used and circuit bending the hell out of it. Lots of room on that panel.
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Post by h4ndcrafted » Wed Nov 20, 2019 12:58 pm

Well that’s shit ...a hard pass Behringer
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Post by coolshirtdotjpg » Wed Nov 20, 2019 1:03 pm

I mean, isn't this sort of a good thing? If you want a wasp filter get the doepfer, if you want an advanced dual wasp filter, go to random source, if you want a cheap wasp to process audio and use with your midi keyboard, get the behringer, if you want a nice clone either build a jasper or spend 800 bucks on one someone's already built. It's actually kind of nice that it doesn't disrupt the ecosystem and adds an alternative. I agree it would be cooler with tons of CV control or a weird touch keyboard, but it's cheap and if you already have a midi equipped studio, it's an easy way to add a wasp to your sound. Not a slam dunk like the model d or neutron, but I'll definitely get one.
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Post by h4ndcrafted » Wed Nov 20, 2019 1:06 pm

I suppose you’re right , I was looking forward to a keyboard version though.
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Post by lisa » Wed Nov 20, 2019 2:20 pm

We know that it’ll be quite well made (based on Model D, K2, etc). The price is like a fifth of what a original Wasp would cost you, or even less. Some might have hoped for more features but however you view it, it’s a bargain.
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Post by coolshirtdotjpg » Wed Nov 20, 2019 4:50 pm

Just realized that this plus a microfreak would would only set you back ~ 600, less if used and would offer a lot of interesting hybrid sounds.
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