Tech Hack: Alesis IO Dock with USB Hub

Written by Richard Blanchard on January 4, 2013. Posted in Audio, USB Hacks, USB Hub, USB Tutorials

The Alesis IO Dock is a great product for iPad musicians – this small hack makes it even greater. It overcomes one limitation of the IO Dock: You can’t simply hook it to a USB hub. So I decided to build in an additional hub – which allows me to hook up additional class-compliant interfaces like my M-Audio Axiom master keyboard, and power them via the hub.

Yes, it works. No, it hasn’t been thoroughly tested yet. So try at your own risk.

Full Tutorial (nice)

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