4ms introduces Pods, tiny instances for particular person Eurorack modules

The sub-$100 enclosures are available three sizes.

Eurorack firm 4ms is trying to make the format extra accessible to a wider viewers with the introduction particular person module enclosures known as Pods.

According to a tweet from 4ms, Pods are available three sizes – 20hp, 26hp and 32hp – and you should purchase them powered or unpowered. The Pod20 prices $55 unpowered or $99 powered, Pod26 is $60/$109 whereas a Pod32 prices $65/$119. The powered Pods will include a “newly designed, daisy-chainable provide”, although you’ll have to purchase an influence brick individually.

While most f-the-shelf Eurorack instances are too massive and costly for newcomers don’t need to make investments so closely within the modular synth format, Pods let anybody make use a module like 4ms’ 26hp Spectral Multiband Resonator with an current set pocket synths.

4ms isn’t the one firm to construct dinky Eurorack enclosures – Intellijel has beforehand fered a 42hp case with energy – but it surely’s troublesome to search out powered instances on the small sizes 4ms is fering. The daisy-chainable design additionally leaves room to broaden or take a versatile mini Eurorack setup to a gig.

4ms hasn’t introduced a launch date for Pods, however the firm says they’re “coming quickly”.

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