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End of February 2023: Another AV jam and Three Body update

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It's nearing the end of February and I've been back in the US for a little over a month and have been cranking out new prototypes (hopefully to show at Superbooth this year). We have received the brain boards for the next run of Three Body and have started assembling and programming those. Our PCBA partner is running a couple weeks later of their promised delivery date for the control boards but we should be receiving the first batch this week. We should be opening up orders and starting to ship around March 1st. In unrelated news Bastien and I...

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End of January 2023: Portland, AV jams and Three Body status

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It is now 2023 and I have been back in Portland, Oregon, USA for a few weeks! If you didn't know I had been living in France for about a year and a half now, joining my partner while she works on a degree and trying to run Schlappi Engineering from a distance (the office has remained in Vancouver, WA, across the river from Portland OR). I will be in Portland until May, when we travel to Superbooth in Berlin and then stay in France again until September, after which we will be in Portland again for some undefined amount...

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2022 Wrap up

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Hey All, I just wanted to drop some thoughts about the year and where we are right now. 2022 was a wild one, we FINALLY released the Three Body after years of development. The 240 we were able to make (we had some difficulties with manufacturing that reduced the intended run size) went out the door immediately and we've heard nothing but great things from the people who picked one up. We shipped about a thousand modules overall in 2022, which for a company of three people making niche items in the middle of a parts shortage is pretty cool....

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Bries deep dive on Boundary video

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Bries released a lengthy video on the Boundary which is well worth a watch:

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New Eric Schlappi Album "Peeling Deck Plates"

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If you are interested in some of the music made during the development of the Three Body (primarily made with prototypes) check out my latest release Peeling Deck Plates on Bandcamp. Peeling Deck Plates by Eric Schlappi There is also a music video for the track This Is Not My Grave posted up on YouTube earlier this year which I made with an analog video synthesizer composed of LZX and Syntonie modules as well as video feedback.  

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