[LAU] A crazy idea

andy baxter andy at earthsong.free-online.co.uk
Thu Mar 4 13:32:44 EST 2010

Jonathan Gazeley wrote:
> Morning LAU,
> As I cycled to work this morning, I had a crazy idea. It's just 
> daydreaming and will probably never happen, but I wondered if anyone on 
> the last has any useful/interesting thoughts.
> I want to measure how fast I'm turning the pedals on my bike (the 
> "cadence") and synthesize/sample the sound of an internal combustion engine.
What you really need is a bike powered sound system on a trailer to make 
the sound:


And while you're at it, why does the sound have to sound like a normal 
engine? A spaceship sound effect from a sci fi film would be cool.


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