SYNTH ZONE - Circuit Bending
Circuit Bending
As electronic devices become obselete "Circuit Bending" can give them a new lease of life as a musical instrument. Experimental circuit work is always a risk and may well completely destroy the circuit you are working on. For safety reasons only attempt this with battery powered electronics.



Circuit Bending

  • About The Art
  • Tips on how to get started circuit bending.
  • Anti-Theory
  • Provide good information for circuit benders.
  • Circuit Benders
  • UK based company building and selling circuitbent electronic instruments. Some MP3s are available to listen to.
  • CircuitBending.com
  • Gallery of pictures of circuit bent instruments as well as tips and links to related resources.
  • Gearwire - Circuit Bending 101
  • Gearwire provides a series of videos on circuit bending.
  • Highly Liquid
  • MIDI decoders for analog, circuit bent, DIY or robotic devices. MIDI retrofits for the Casio SK series and other keyboards. Also have some Circuit Bent instruments for sale.
  • Warranty Void
  • A very good site for circuit bending that states the "main purpose of the collection is to explore the domain of the unheard". Well worth a visit.
  • Yahoo Group
  • Discussion of Circuit Bent devices.


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