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These Cases For Teenage Engineering Pocket Operators Are Sturdy & Transparent
Rounik Sethi on Tue, March 14th 0 comments
If you want a case that protects your precious Pocket Operator synths but also allows you to appreciate the original design and form factor, these clever and cheap clear cases are for you.

Teenage Engineering's Pocket Operator synths have been a big hit since they first arrived in our... pockets(?) a couple of years back. And their popularity sees no sign of decline with the release of their seventh mini music machine in January 2017, the PO-32 Tonic drum synth.

While Teenage Engineering sell their own sleek black cases for these pocket synths, those wishing to have a more transparent yet rugged case will likely appreciate these cases by Dich Studios. Simply named Pocket Operator Cases, these cheap and cheerful see-through acrylic cases appear well-designed and provide easy access to the battery compartment while safely covering the entire machine.

Note: Thanks to Clayton Brooks for alerting us to these cases on Facebook and for his excellent photography of the cases.
Easy to accès battery.

It's easy to access the batteries.

They are available for as little as $20 (for a DIY self-assembly kit) and $25 for a single pre-assembled case. The design for these PO cases has been updated for 2017. Here's the main features as well as the updated features.

2017 Updates Include:

  • Thinner housing
  • Revised PO board support, even easier to assemble!
  • Taller Buttons for improved feel
  • Better access to knobs
  • Removed case flexing


New DIY Kit option! save some money and assemble the buttons yourself! SUPER EASY, SUPER FUN! Instructions included with all DIY kits.

Dich Studios Cases for Pocket Operators


  • Durable acrylic case for the Teenage Engineering Pocket Operators
  • Clear top layer to protect LCD screen
  • Open access to batteries
  • Easy to assemble

Stay tuned to AskAudio for a full review + video of the PO-32 Tonic... coming very soon!

Via: [Clayton Brooks on Facebook]

Price: $20 DIY kit / $25 pre-assembled case




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