The Vavdo A1 Handmade MIDI Controller

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This is great if only for the knobs alone.

The Vavdo A1 is a handmade USB control interface, designed to allow simultaneous gestures from all your fingers, while providing instant tactile & visual feedback.

The Vavdo A1 is compatible with any software & hardware that receive serial, MIDI & OSC data.


  • USB Connection:
    • Communication: MIDI, OSC, Serial
    • Power: USB bus powered
  • Input-Output:
    • Potentiometers: 10bit-1024 steps, 100.000 lifecycles, long life & smooth friction
    • Buttons: short stroke for perfect tactile feedback
    • Leds: preprogrammed triple color LEDs for instant visual feedback
  • Electronics:
    • Microcontroller: vavdo-ctrl based in atmel avr
    • Automated and manual optical inspection following IPC610D Standard
  • Materials:
    • Front Panel: 1.5mm Stainless Steel INOX
    • Wood Enclosure: Solid 22mm Melia (mahogany family: meliaceae)
    • Wood Base: 4mm Birch plywood
    • Knobs: PA 6 for excellent grip, feel & durability
    • Wood Varnish: Extra strong non-toxic, colorless mat
    • Wood Finishing: Varnished & shanded like a musical instrument
  • Metrics:
    • Dimensions: 22 x 14 cm
    • Height: 2.7 cm (with knobs: 4.5 cm)
    • Weight: 0.8 kgr
    • Knobs diameter: 24 & 32 mm
    • Buttons diameter: 4 mm


  • Worldwide shipping with DHL express.
  • Introductory price, incl. VAT: €230
  • Overseas: €185

The Vavdo A1 is available now.

via SonicState