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by STRING_MACHINES
Mon Feb 25, 2019 5:45 pm
Forum: HELP!
Topic: Synth stopped producing sound!..
Replies: 2
Views: 2002

Re: Synth stopped producing sound!..

Weirdofromouterspace wrote:With some luck, you just accidentally pulled a ribbon cable connecting the keyboard and the synth as such off its connector (perhaps not even completely but enough to lose proper contact). I'd check that first.
hmmm...good idea. Might give it a second look and see what i can find.
by STRING_MACHINES
Sun Feb 24, 2019 10:35 pm
Forum: HELP!
Topic: Synth stopped producing sound!..
Replies: 2
Views: 2002

Synth stopped producing sound!..

So i have a russian string synth that had some scratchy faders so i figured ... "im just gonna unplug it, open it up and clean the area, it might help".... (stupid of me!). I put the synth cover back on, powered up the synth....everything turns on fine, all lights and buttons...ok. I go to play some...
by STRING_MACHINES
Thu Feb 07, 2013 11:40 pm
Forum: HELP!
Topic: Recieved broken synth in the mail, what to do???
Replies: 29
Views: 3559

Re: Recieved broken synth in the mail, what to do???

so..... heres a update. basically ebay said that if i cant ship it (which i cant because usps said package was too big and ups and fedex quoted me around $800!. That i have to ask the seller for a partial refund and offered me to give me his phone number, wtf?? i told them im los angeles, california...
by STRING_MACHINES
Thu Jan 31, 2013 2:49 am
Forum: HELP!
Topic: Recieved broken synth in the mail, what to do???
Replies: 29
Views: 3559

Re: Recieved broken synth in the mail, what to do???

I had this same keyboard but it went out on me, so i went out for another one and this is what i get!!!!! :cry: :evil: :x
by STRING_MACHINES
Thu Jan 31, 2013 2:47 am
Forum: HELP!
Topic: Recieved broken synth in the mail, what to do???
Replies: 29
Views: 3559

Re: Recieved broken synth in the mail, what to do???

This s**t just burns me up. f**k assholes that don't know how to properly pack... then the lack of realistic options and the process of everybody passing the buck. I've gone though though a simlar thing. Here's what I recommend: Take TONS of clear pictures that illustrate the extent of the damage.....
by STRING_MACHINES
Thu Jan 31, 2013 2:44 am
Forum: HELP!
Topic: Recieved broken synth in the mail, what to do???
Replies: 29
Views: 3559

Re: Recieved broken synth in the mail, what to do???

I guess you missed it but the buyer already said how it was packed which was clearly inadequate. I would agree it was probably a bad idea to buy a synth from some place like that though. yea i know.... Thing is this synth is perfect for me!. The worst part is that NONE are for sale in the U.S!. The...
by STRING_MACHINES
Sat Jan 26, 2013 10:10 pm
Forum: HELP!
Topic: Recieved broken synth in the mail, what to do???
Replies: 29
Views: 3559

Re: Recieved broken synth in the mail, what to do???

ok, so ebay got me a full refund but i have to send it back.The problem is, i went to ups thinking it was gonna be good to ship thru them, turns out the shipping was gonna be $800!.....so maybe it was a dumb idea, i went to usps and they wouldnt ship it because it was about 8 inches more than they c...
by STRING_MACHINES
Sun Jan 20, 2013 5:15 pm
Forum: HELP!
Topic: Recieved broken synth in the mail, what to do???
Replies: 29
Views: 3559

Re: Recieved broken synth in the mail, what to do???

synthparts wrote:Not encased in several layers of bubblewrap? What's the seller's ebay name?
no not at all, it was wrapped maybe once in that real thin white sheet with pieces of broken starfoam wedges that where all broken.

user name is johnzp90
by STRING_MACHINES
Sun Jan 20, 2013 5:12 am
Forum: HELP!
Topic: Recieved broken synth in the mail, what to do???
Replies: 29
Views: 3559

Re: Recieved broken synth in the mail, what to do???

minime123 wrote:how was the synth packed?
it was in a home made box, put some cardboard together. There wasnt much cushion inside to protect it
by STRING_MACHINES
Sat Jan 19, 2013 6:27 pm
Forum: HELP!
Topic: Recieved broken synth in the mail, what to do???
Replies: 29
Views: 3559

Re: Recieved broken synth in the mail, what to do???

i think im just going to file a complaint with ebay and have them take care of it....
by STRING_MACHINES
Sat Jan 19, 2013 6:21 pm
Forum: HELP!
Topic: Recieved broken synth in the mail, what to do???
Replies: 29
Views: 3559

Re: Recieved broken synth in the mail, what to do???

OK, so i contacted paypal and they said that i have to send it back and he will send a full refund, which is fine. But this guy is trying to get me to ship it back, shipping is gonna be like $200!, why should i take a loss on a package he didnt package well!
by STRING_MACHINES
Sat Jan 19, 2013 8:25 am
Forum: HELP!
Topic: Recieved broken synth in the mail, what to do???
Replies: 29
Views: 3559

Recieved broken synth in the mail, what to do???

ok, so i bought a synth on ebay from some guy in ukraine. Looked at pictures of it and it looked in great condition, he even said it was in cosmetic condiition and everything just fine. Ok fast forward to delivery day. I got home from work and i seen a big box lying there at my doorstep!, it was my ...
by STRING_MACHINES
Thu Jan 03, 2013 8:01 pm
Forum: General Synthesizers
Topic: What got you into synths?
Replies: 180
Views: 22844

Re: What got you into synths?

Being a sampling producer, i was always sampling a particular sound (synths). after doing some reaseach i realized they do exist, ever since then ive been lusting for them!
by STRING_MACHINES
Thu Jan 03, 2013 7:57 pm
Forum: Software Synthesizers
Topic: Best Mellotron Vst out right now
Replies: 7
Views: 7010

Re: Best Mellotron Vst out right now

looks like Mtron it is!

thanks!
by STRING_MACHINES
Thu Jan 03, 2013 7:32 pm
Forum: Synth Shootouts
Topic: ARP Omni VS Eminent 310U
Replies: 5
Views: 1795

Re: ARP Omni VS Eminent 310U

hands down the eminent!