PIC18F14K50 phantom of the floppera

Posted on Saturday, February 19th, 2011 in hacks by Ian

Now here’s something to do with outdated floppy disk drives. Connect them to a MIDI controller and grind out some tunes from your own floppy disk opera.

Via the forum.

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4 Responses to “PIC18F14K50 phantom of the floppera”

  1. Zdravko says:

    Awesome! A new life for old technology … Bach used human voices organ during the baroque, but probably he couldn’t even remotely imagine his toccata will be played on floppy organ some day in the future ;)

  2. tomontee says:

    It’s not Phantom of the Opera, it is Toccata & Fugue in D minor. I think he was just Bach’ing up his hard drive.

  3. voidptr says:

    really cool :o)
    but where is the very old 8inch mainframe floppy ! :oP

  4. nkrcs says:

    The Old 8″ is probably sitting next to the 10″ floppies but in front of the Air spaced drives ;)

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