Circuit Bending : Modifying toys to create new sounds

Yecid Ortega will be publishing everything related to his his experiments in circuit bending.

Tuesday, December 21, 2010

Barney on drugs

After a long break and having a hard time to find a bendable toy in Colombia ( South America ) , I managed to find a Barney toy and I bent it. See How Barney sings in Spanish and then goes crazy...Please stop the

Saturday, July 3, 2010

Noise Machine

La maquina del ruido :
Insane noise machine, former taper recorder voice changer. Turn any knob and make some noise.

Darth Vader in disguise

It was a Darth Vader voice changer now it is just in disguise by Syd-cuid bending.

Matraca Noise

This thing is called " matraca" in my country. I put a contact mic so you can run it through effect pedals and get weird sounds.

Fatale Sheker box

Shaker box with glass beads inside .Designed exclusively for Fatale HNW artist

Altoids shaker box

Shaker box 1 in Altoids mints box

My word Shaker box

shaker box 2 on a card game box with glass beads inside.

Doublemint Spring Box

Springs outside...noise inside

Juicy Fruit Box

A spring in this tin box...juicy.............

Spearmint Box

a spring in this tin box...spearmint style...

Tuesday, June 29, 2010

Twin music cards

Roth Mobot sample to the right and Syd-cuid bending on the left .
Two cards bend together to make some noise.

Saturday, March 20, 2010

Atari Punk Console

Atari Punk Console with components from

Friday, March 19, 2010

Contact microphone (Plastic dipped)

Syd-cuit bending brings you this hi performance contact mic covered in plastic dip for quality and durability.It comes with a fabric bag made by a friend of mine.

Deluxe Exposed Contact Mic

This Contact mic is exposed to get the maximum of vibrations and pick up sounds more accurate. It comes in a tin box and a complimentary pin bottom made by me.