• Wish list
  • be
    Choose your store
    All countries
  • 0

Doepfer A-160-5 VC Clock Multiplier

Multiplier/Ratcheting Controller

  • Width: 4 TE / 4 HP / 20 mm

Further information

Module Yes
Empty Rack, Or Housing No
Basic System No
Accessories No
7 customer ratings:
  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1
4.9 / 5.0
  • handling
  • features
  • sound
  • quality
4 written ratings Read all reviews
Total
handling
features
sound
quality

Another brilliant utility from Doepfer

Stephen662, 19.08.2015
This is a really useful module for enhancing the rhythmic possibilities of your euro-rack system. Great for generating snare or tom type rolls as well as making previously straight 16th sequences more complex by adding extra steps and skips. Also fun to trigger envelope-vca to apply complex pulses to your audio. Many uses.

The A-160-5 is only 4hp wide, so if your looking for a bit of clock fun in not much room it is a good option.

There are other multipliers out there - this by Doepfer is a bit different, as it offers 3 unique types of multiplication (all 3 going to a max of x 16), selectable by a simple toggle switch. In addition the the amount of multiplication can be set with the front panel knob or controlled by a voltage.

This means, you can either wiggle the knob to adjust the multiplications as desired, or more interestingly, send a sequencer, envelope or LFO voltage to get the multiplications dancing around. When the control voltage is inserted the knob has no function - so you may want to use an attenuator when cv-ing from a envelope or LFO.

I have deducted 1 star on the features because of this (the knob could have been made to perform this function when under cv control IMHO)

There are LED's for the input clock and multiplied clock output, so you get a visual representation of what's happening.

A point to note if you have not used a multiplier before... it can not predict the future! So, it needs a few established clocks before it can accurately spit out the multiplied clocks correctly. Obviously it also needs the clocks to be regular in order to perform accurate multiplication.

Great fun and as usual for Doepfer, great value and solid build quality.
Helpful · Not helpful · Report review
Report rating…

Do you believe this rating to be inaccurate or unacceptable for some reason?

Send report
fr Automatically translated (Show original)
frOriginal review (Show translation)
Unfortunately there was an error. Please try again later.
Total
handling
features
sound
quality

Nicolas Teyssier Simoes, 11.08.2015
This module will really bring your sequences to life.

My opinion is a little hot, but I wanted to give it.

I use it in a Berlin School context. Until now, my sequences were quite basic, even if this style lends itself to minimalism. But now I control with one of my sequencer lines, just turn the knob to the right to have the note repeated 2, 3, 4 times or more (but after that, it does not get too musical).

The Chris Franke trills are within your reach with this module. This little module (which only takes 4hp) really revived in me the urge to tamper my sequences and get new sounds that I had never managed to get.

We can therefore control with a CV signal, but also manually with the potentiometer of the module (the photo here does not show it, look on the Internet you will find). That said, I do not think it's very practical.

4 stars, because as I said, once you go over trills by 4, it does not become really musical (it can always be used for experiments I imagine). What makes this module quite limited in its use, but it does very well.
Ah, and it does not start in a quarter turn. It takes time for the module to receive the CV signal. (After about 3 steps on my sequencer, it is gone). Nothing serious but worth mentioning anyway.
Helpful · Not helpful · Report review
Report rating…

Do you believe this rating to be inaccurate or unacceptable for some reason?

Send report
Show variations of this product
Doepfer A-160-5 VC Clock Multiplier
(7)
Doepfer A-160-5 VC Clock Multiplier

Multiplier/Ratcheting Controller Width: 4 TE / 4 HP / 20 mm

  • Module: Yes
  • Empty Rack, Or Housing: No
  • Basic System: No
  • Accessories: No
Doepfer A-100 LC1 Low Cost Case
(1)
Doepfer A-100 LC1 Low Cost Case
to the product
118 €

Case for Eurorack Modules Integrated power supply A-100SSB: +12 V / 380 mA, -12 V / 380 mA, To 48 TE shortened A-100LC3 version, Built-in bus board with 8 module slots, Casing made of raw wood -...

  • Module: No
  • Empty Rack, Or Housing: Yes
  • Basic System: No
  • Accessories: No
Doepfer A-124 Wasp Filter SE
(19)
Doepfer A-124 Wasp Filter SE

Wasp Filter Special edition, Black front, Yellow knobs

  • Module: Yes
  • Empty Rack, Or Housing: No
  • Basic System: No
  • Accessories: No
Doepfer A-110-6
(1)
Doepfer A-110-6
to the product
248 €

Doepfer A-110-6; Trapezoid Thru Zero Quadrature VCO; use a Quadrature Trapezoid as Base Waveform; features linear thru zero frequency modulation; 10 waveform outputs and LFO mode; linear and...

  • Module: Yes
  • Empty Rack, Or Housing: No
  • Basic System: No
  • Accessories: No
Doepfer A-138s Mini Stereo Mixer
(2)
Doepfer A-138s Mini Stereo Mixer

Doepfer A-138s; Mini Stereo Mixer; 4-in-2 Mixmodul; Eurorack Format; four Inputs with Level / Pan-SwitchRegler and two Outputs 1/8" Mini Jack; Width: 8 TE

  • Module: Yes
  • Empty Rack, Or Housing: No
  • Basic System: No
  • Accessories: No
Doepfer A-110-1
(56)
Doepfer A-110-1
to the product
138 €

Standard VCO for Modular System A-100Module A-110-1 (VCO) is a voltage controlled oscillator. The A-110-1 produces frequencies in a range of about 8 octaves, of which four waveforms are available...

  • Module: Yes
  • Empty Rack, Or Housing: No
  • Basic System: No
  • Accessories: No
Doepfer A-180-2 Multiples
(46)
Doepfer A-180-2 Multiples

Passive Multi-Port Distributor 8x Interconnected jacks, Sockets are divided into 2x quadruple groups; but can also be modified to an eight-multiple (soldering bridge on the circuit board), Width:...

  • Module: Yes
  • Empty Rack, Or Housing: No
  • Basic System: No
  • Accessories: No
Doepfer A-199 Spring Reverb Module
(32)
Doepfer A-199 Spring Reverb Module
to the product
118 €

Spring Reverb ModuleDoepfer A-199 is a spring reverb module, which electronically simulates the reverb effect with the aid of spiral springs. Spring reverb systems have a characteristic sound...

  • Module: Yes
  • Empty Rack, Or Housing: No
  • Basic System: No
  • Accessories: No
Doepfer A-132-3
(20)
Doepfer A-132-3

Module Dual linear/exponential, VCA

  • Module: Yes
  • Empty Rack, Or Housing: No
  • Basic System: No
  • Accessories: No
Doepfer A-140
(47)
Doepfer A-140

ADSR Envelope Generator The module A-140 is a envelope generator and since it delivers control voltages, belongs to the modulation-modules. As soon as the ADSR is triggered at gate-input, it...

  • Module: Yes
  • Empty Rack, Or Housing: No
  • Basic System: No
  • Accessories: No
Doepfer A-143-2
(18)
Doepfer A-143-2
to the product
205 €

Quad ADSRThe module contains 4 independent ADSR envelope generators. Each sub-module has the controls Attack, Decay, Sustain and Release. With the 3-stage range switch, the desired time range can be...

  • Module: Yes
  • Empty Rack, Or Housing: No
  • Basic System: No
  • Accessories: No
Doepfer A-138b
(44)
Doepfer A-138b

Mixer ModuleModule A-138 is a four-channel mixer that can be used for mixing control voltages as well as for mixing audio signals. A separate attenuator is available for each of the four inputs. In...

  • Module: Yes
  • Empty Rack, Or Housing: No
  • Basic System: No
  • Accessories: No
98 €
Free shipping incl. VAT
Available immediately
Available immediately

This item is in stock and can be dispatched immediately.

Standard Delivery Times
Share this product
Your Contact People
Phone: +49-9546-9223-30
FAX: +49-9546-922328
Online guides
Synthesizers
Synthesizers
There are a wealth of synthesisers available today, ranging from hardware keyboards to virtual software instruments.
Online guides
Equalisers
Equalisers
EQ is perhaps the least noticed of all types of audio processing, but also the most important.
 
 
 
 
 
test results:
Offers include 21% Belgium VAT and are valid as long as stocks last. Shipping costs to Belgium are 2,50 EUR, free shipping on orders above 49 EUR. Please click here for international Shipping rates. We do not accept liability for typographical errors or inaccurate information of any kind. *RRP = manufacturer's / distributor's recommended retail price in Germany
Elektron Digitakt tc electronic Flashback 2 Delay Vox Adio Air GT Harley Benton CST-24T Ocean Flame Headrush Pedalboard Gigbag Harley Benton HB-40B 2017 Millenium ST-95 Denon DN-300C MKII ADJ Pro Event Table Boss GT-1B Bass Multi-FX Pedal Mooer Baby Bomb 30 W Gator G-PG-335V Bag
(4)
Recommended
Elektron Digitakt

Digital Drum Machine 8 Internal audio tracks, 8 Dedicated MIDI tracks, 1 Multimode filter per audio track, 1 Assignable LFO per track, Delay and Reverb send effects, Built-in sequencer, Support for sampling, OLED display, 64 MB Sample memory, 1...

to the product
730 €
Recommended
tc electronic Flashback 2 Delay

Effect Pedal for Electric Guitar Delay, The new TC MASH technology turns the foot switch into a pressure sensitive expression controller, New Ethereal Delay algorithm, With the Audio Tap function, you can adjust the delay tempo by striking your...

to the product
185 €
(5)
Recommended
Vox Adio Air GT

Modelling Electric Guitar Combo Power: 50 W, Equipped with: 2x 3"speakers for a wide stereo sound, Bluetooth allows wireless playback of music and remote control via app, VET Modelling technology for authentic amp sounds, Up to 23 amplifier models,...

to the product
299 €
Recommended
Harley Benton CST-24T Ocean Flame

Electric Guitar Deluxe series, Body: Mahogany, Top: Flamed maple, Set-in neck: Mahogany, Fretboard: Roseacer, 24 frets, Pearloid Dot fretboard inlays, Scale: 635 mm, Nut width: 42 mm, Pickups: 2 Wilkinson WHHB Alnico Open humbuckers, 1 Volume control, 1 Tone...

to the product
222 €
Recommended
Headrush Pedalboard Gigbag

Headrush Pedalboard Gigbag, 12 mm padding, handle, adjustable shoulder strap, side pocket

to the product
69 €
Recommended
Harley Benton HB-40B 2017

Harley Benton HB-40B 2017, compact electric bass combo amplifier, 40 watt, 10" custom voiced speaker, TEC tube-emulating circuit, instrument input, gain control, integrated compressor with LED indicator, 3-band equalizer (bass, parametric middle, treble), volume control, headphone output, aux-input for play-along...

to the product
98 €
(1)
Recommended
Millenium ST-95

Standing Aid Ideal for keyboardists, guitarists and DJs, Seat height, backrest and footrests individually adjustable, Seat upholstery and backrest with cover, Seat height adjustable from 545 - 965 mm, Padded seat, Weight: 6 kg, Material: Steel, Colour: Black, Suitable...

to the product
79 €
Recommended
Denon DN-300C MKII

Denon DN-300C MK II, CD/USB Player, Slot-In CD - Drive, USB Audio Player, USB plays MP3 audio file formats, 3,5 mm Jack Input, Display, symmetric XLR Output, stereo RCA Output, adjustable speed ±15%, Random, Repeat and Power-on-Play, IR Remote, 10-key...

to the product
239 €
Recommended
ADJ Pro Event Table

ADJ Pro Event Table, Compact and collapsible, Lightweight, around 18 kg, Functional and professional looking, table height: 880mm, dimensions table 1200x580mm; Dimensions (LxWxH): 50” x 24” x 45.5” / 1270 x 610 x 1155 mm, Dimensions for own Logo (WxH):...

to the product
325 €
(3)
Recommended
Boss GT-1B Bass Multi-FX Pedal

Boss GT-1B Bass Multi FX, effects pedal, Bass Multi Effect, 90 effect types, 32 seconds looper, approximately 7 hours of operation time with batteries, 99 Presets, 99 user patches, 3 Footswitches, 1 expression pedal and 1 additional footswitch/expression pedal input,...

to the product
209 €
(1)
Recommended
Mooer Baby Bomb 30 W

Mooer Baby Bomb 30, guitar power amp, complete amplifier power stage in the size of a micro pedal, 30 Watts maximum output, suitable for direct amplification of effects pedals, delivers smooth post stage overdrive at higher settings, Master volume control,...

to the product
105 €
Recommended
Gator G-PG-335V Bag

Gator G-PG-335V Bag, ProGo Ultimate series, semi-hollow and v-style e-guitar gigbag, front and side handles, removable and adjustable backpack straps, micro-fleece interior, internal block Shock Absorber, padding: 25 mm, ultra thick paddes, Tablet-compartment, big accessory compartment with cable management and...

to the product
138 €
Feedback Found an error or want to give us feedback about this page?

We're looking forward to hearing from you and aim to solve any problems as soon as we can.

Please leave a comment. Please enter your e-mail address.