Beat707 MPU
MIDI Processing Unit

Imagine a MIDI Cable with a small "box" in the middle. This box have different Modes such as: Key Switching, Low Keys to MIDI Channel Selector and soon more. You can read the project details, including the current software details, at the following link.

The Beat707 NXT PCBs Arrived!

Orders for the Main PCB, NOT the 3 x TM1638 PCBs seen in the video. The fully built PCB comes pre-programmed, just attach the 3 x TM1638 boards and you are ready to go.

Visit the official product page on GitHub for more information

Detailed information

  • 15 Drum Tracks (note on/off, 3 velocity values).
  • 1 Accent Track. But each step can be set: Accent Track, Min or Max.
  • 8 Note Tracks (note number, 3 velocity values). Steps have the option of Slide and Note Off.
  • 30 Songs.
  • 64 Patterns per Song.
  • 16 Steps on screen, plus ABCD variations for a total of 64 steps.
  • Double Steps (in between steps option when editing the steps).
  • MIDI Processor Per Track. EG: Fade In, Fade Out, Fade InOut, Fade OutInt, Random Velocity and more.
  • Simple Hardware design, based on the easy to find TM1638 IC based boards. Just search on eBay and you should be able to find several options. We used 3 boards that has 8 x buttons, 8 x LEDs and 8 x LED_Segments. Such as THIS one. The board uses a single ATmega328 running at 3.3V, one FLASH chip for storage and connections for the TM1638 boards.

Follow Us