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Wish Allow MIDI CCs to be Stand-in Switch sources

hippietim

Fractal Fanatic
CC Value: 0-63 is Tap, 64-127 is Hold. This would be super handy with various small MIDI controllers and pedal/switch connections on the FM3.

A friend of mine is using a Disaster Area MIDI Baby 3 with the FM3. It is a super capable MIDI controller - 3 footswitches with various press/hold capabilities plus two TRS jacks that can be expression pedals, more switches, or additional MIDI I/O. He is limited in what functions he can perform though because not all capabilities are exposed via MIDI.
 

solo-act

Fractal Fanatic
Not sure if this is helpful, but maybe check out the Gordius tiny box (I use their Little Giant foot switch).
I haven't checked it out but I'm guessing it could be a front-end intercept between switches and unit function so you get the unit to do what you want with the switches you have. Just guessing but worth a look.
http://www.tinybox.rocks/assets/files/TinyBox_Usermanual.pdf
 
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unix-guy

Legend!
Not sure if this is helpful, but maybe check out the Gordius tiny box (I use their Little Giant foot switch).
I haven't checked it out but I'm guessing it could be a front-end intercept between switches and unit function so you get the unit to do what you want with the switches you have. Just guessing but worth a look.
http://www.tinybox.rocks/assets/files/TinyBox_Usermanual.pdf
You know... I posted a thread about Tiny Box a while back when I first heard of it. There was no mention of Gordius in relation to it at that time that I could see, but not surprised to see Xavier's got a new product.
 

lauke-lux

Fractal Fanatic
Check the Voes MC5jr. Its dimensions make it perfectly suitable for use on a pedal board and besides the 5 switches it has an exp pedal input that can liberate an exp input on the fm3 = 2 more switches possible. I'm waiting for the FM3 to see if I can workaround with its 3 on board buttons but if it'not enough then the mc5jr is the way I'll go.
 
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