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System 90 Synthesizer

Modern West Coast Inspired Modular Synthesizer
Suggested Retail Price - $1,699






A perfect balance of digital depth and analog warmth, the System 90 Synthesizer creates a cutting edge playground for endless experimentation. The System 90 Synthesizer was designed around the complex power of the digital DNA Symbiotic Waves oscillator and the rich modulation options of the analog Waveforms oscillator. The analog/digital tag team creates an amazing sounding synthesizer with unmatched potential.

The System 90 Synthesizer is a complete, standalone, fully modular synthesizer that bridges the gap between classic east coast synthesis and west coast experimentation. The System 90 Synthesizer contains all the components necessary to create massive monosynth leads and basses, complex evolving soundscapes and textures, along with everything in between. Innovative oscillators matched with a stunning filter pushes the Synthesizer System 90 to a league of its own.

An unpatched System 90 Synthesizer offers a clean slate for sonic exploration and sound design. The open format of a modular synthesizer allows for greater control and a deeper understanding of synthesis. The System 90 Synthesizer is designed to function as a standalone instrument. However, the System 90 Synthesizer is a 100% eurorack compatible modular synthesizer. The system is made up of 11 individual eurorack format synthesizer modules which can be removed, reorganized, and replaced with Pittsburgh Modular or other eurorack compatible modules. The System 90 Synthesizer uses the Pittsburgh Modular Cell[90] Case and Power Supply to house and power the modules.



At the heart of the System 90 Synthesizer beats two very different hearts. The first is a 2nd generation, analog, complex waveform oscillator. This oscillator offers a full complement of standard waveforms including sine, triangle, saw, and pulse waves in addition to a sub octave generator, modulatable blade wave, and serious modulation options, creating a huge sonic base to build on.

The second heart of the System 90 Synthesizer is the DNA Symbiotic Waves module, a digital dual oscillator and waveform processor. Each oscillator within the Symbiotic Waves offers a selection of 16 unique waveforms. Symbiotic Waves mixes the output of the two oscillators using a built in wave processor. The processor section combines the output of both oscillators using 1 of 16 different methods with unique and amazing results.


The System 90 Synthesizer features the LPG, a character rich, triple mode lopass gate module that creates a palate rich with organic plucks, warm and gummy sweeps, and uncontrolled aggression.. 

Dual multifunction envelopes offer a wide range of creative potential. Each envelope module functions as a voltage controlled attack and decay or attack, sustain, and release, LFO, envelope follower, slew (portamento) and more.






  • Midi to CV Converter
  • Monophonic Mode
  • Duophonic Mode
  • Dual Monophonic Mode
  • Symbiotic Waves

  • Dual Digital Oscillator
  • Multiple Processing Modes
  • Waveforms

  • Analog Saw Core
  • Wide Frequency Range
  • Complex Modulation
  • Sub Octave Generator
  • Multiple Waveforms




  • Dual Independent, Wide Range Voltage Controlled Low Frequency Oscillators
  • Toolbox

  • Multi-Function Processor
  • Slew
  • Noise Source
  • Sample & Hold
  • Voltage Inverter
  • Mix Mult

  • Multi-Function Signal Router
  • 3 Channel Mixer
  • 3 Attenuators
  • Dual Passive Signal Multipliers



    Lopass Gate

  • Multi-Mode Processor
  • Low Pass Filter
  • High Quality VCA
  • Lopass Gate
  • Inverting CV Input
  • Ping Input
  • 2x Envelope

  • Voltage Controlled Signal Processor
  • Envelope Generator
  • LFO
  • Envelope Follower
  • Slew (portamento)
  • Trigger Delay
  • Dual VCA

  • Dual Voltage Controlled Amplifier
  • Dual Voltage Controlled Mixer
  • Attenuated CV Input
  • Pass-Thru Level Attenuators




  • Stereo or Dual Mono Outputs
  • Individual Headphone and Line Out Volume Controls




    System 90 Manual and Patch Guide


    System 90 Synthesizer Specs

  • Pittsburgh Modular Cell[90] Desktop Case
         90hp Eurorack Desktop Case
         Sliding Nut Mounting Nut System
         Dimensions: 19.5" x 7.5" x 5"

  • Integrated Power Bus Board
         +12v 850mA / -12v 850mA / +5v 250mA
         External 12v / 2000mA / AC Power Adapter

  • 15x 3.5mm Patch Cables
         5x 6" Patch Cables
         5x 12" Patch Cables
         5x 24" Patch Cables