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### Sample sine wave [duplicate]

I need to sample a sine wave in order to create a lookup table. I know the Shannon theorem but I still don't understand how to apply it. I want to have 256 discrete samples of the sine wave that will ...
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### How do components fail?

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I am working with a STM32 eval-board from STMicro which includes a ARM Cortex-M4 processor. I need a LUT for cosinus and sinus (read-only variables). I need to manage my RAM memory therefore I want to ...
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### Design for an analogue oscillator that doesn't drift in frequency?

VCOs (Voltage Controlled Oscillators) in analogue music synthesizers are notorious for drifting with temperature. What design solutions are there for an analogue audio VCO that keeps close (as in ...
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I need to do rotational (and other) transformations in an embedded application, requiring the sin() cos() and tan() functions. I know you can use look-up tables, and that's the only solution I could ...
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### How can i implement Chirp Signal using C? [closed]

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### Sine Oscillator - for audio frequency

I'm looking to create several sine waves on a single circuit. All must be under 20Khz frequency and each must be unique. Mostly it will be 5-10 frequencies needed. As I found - almost all crystal ...
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### Is it feasible to synthesise sound with analog circuitry these days?

A friend of mine who is a layman in terms of electronics asked me to teach him how to synthesise audio with some analog circuit and how to build it. For some reason it has to be analog. Probably ...
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### Binary Counter and an Oscillator for frequency generation

I'm interested in creating low frequencies using a high-frequency oscillator. For example - using a 12Mhz oscillator to create 1Khz, 2Khz waves. I've been said that using a Binary adder(oops) counter ...
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### I'm buying my first PIC, what kit do I need?

So I'm probably going to buy a dsPIC33F to build a synth with. I've used Atmel micros in the past, but this will be my first PIC chip, I wanted to know if there's anything in particular I need or ...