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by intrancewetrust
Fri Aug 17, 2012 4:19 pm
Forum: Synth Shootouts
Topic: D-50 + PG1000 vs JD-800
Replies: 14
Views: 5540

Re: D-50 + PG1000 vs JD-800

gah, just wish it wasnt such a pig to edit things. it literally just sits there since i bought it, after about 20 seconds of squinting at the microscopic LCD screen trying to figure out whats what i just move over to the CS-15 and start merrily twiddling away :(
by intrancewetrust
Thu Aug 16, 2012 11:44 am
Forum: Synth Shootouts
Topic: D-50 + PG1000 vs JD-800
Replies: 14
Views: 5540

Re: D-50 + PG1000 vs JD-800

dzzz that sucks about the pg-1000. so if i understand correctly, you have to program each partial independently? so you need to have 'an idea' of where each partial needs to be at, because you cant recall its slider settings for further editing? and therefore to have a 'true' one slider per function...
by intrancewetrust
Wed Aug 15, 2012 4:14 pm
Forum: Buyer's Guide
Topic: Ridiculous eBay 'Buy-it-now' and starting bids.
Replies: 1363
Views: 440870

Re: Ridiculous eBay 'Buy-it-now' and starting bids.

the best thing about that cs-10, is that its apparently scratched, damaged and he has no clue if it even works! thats gotta add some serious value right? i mean, talk about a true sign of vintage...
by intrancewetrust
Wed Aug 15, 2012 12:17 pm
Forum: Buyer's Guide
Topic: complete newby looking to buy some gear
Replies: 36
Views: 5451

Re: complete newby looking to buy some gear

lol thanks :) i think it sounds like a*s but im happy with it considering i have been making music for about 6 hours!! and yeah the track is only that long, for some reason youtube added a big silent bit on the end of it :( i guess some people might say, i liked the bit when it went silent! hahaha
by intrancewetrust
Wed Aug 15, 2012 12:03 pm
Forum: Synth Shootouts
Topic: D-50 + PG1000 vs JD-800
Replies: 14
Views: 5540

D-50 + PG1000 vs JD-800

looking to make some nice big pad type sounds. inspired by this guy :) http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VPbi4UPnn4U he seems to rate the jd-800 highly as a pad machine. however, i already have a D-50... i just cant program the damn thing. so i could possibly buy a pg1000, or buy a jd800 instead. i gue...
by intrancewetrust
Wed Aug 15, 2012 11:53 am
Forum: Buyer's Guide
Topic: complete newby looking to buy some gear
Replies: 36
Views: 5451

Re: complete newby looking to buy some gear

hahah i made an extremely dodgey 'song' (use the term loosely) with this thing... im impressed by the range of sounds u can make... kicks snares, and some badass teapot bass!

by intrancewetrust
Sat Aug 11, 2012 7:04 pm
Forum: HELP!
Topic: prophet 600 - how many contact strips?
Replies: 6
Views: 818

Re: prophet 600 - how many contact strips?

sythparts seems likes the way forward :) appreciate the help ;)
by intrancewetrust
Sat Aug 11, 2012 12:03 pm
Forum: Sound Production
Topic: how important is compression
Replies: 38
Views: 6254

Re: how important is compression

tl;dr... but in respect to electronic music, once people started using compression it helped create some massive yet 'clean' sounds. going back in time you can really hear how muddy things can get when people tried to create a 'big' sound. sidetrain compression is especially delicious in fast bass h...
by intrancewetrust
Fri Aug 10, 2012 5:03 am
Forum: Buyer's Guide
Topic: Best way to get a ballpark of a synth's current going rate..
Replies: 9
Views: 36997

Re: Best way to get a ballpark of a synth's current going ra

great site man... the range of prices on a juno 106 is scary! would be a good place to point newbies like myself to i think... having seen the price these actually go for, i dont think ill be overpaying anyone for one, anytime soon :)
by intrancewetrust
Fri Aug 10, 2012 4:58 am
Forum: HELP!
Topic: prophet 600 - how many contact strips?
Replies: 6
Views: 818

Re: prophet 600 - how many contact strips?

yeah i just figured out this would be an expensive venture! pm me how much u want for them if u like :D

im also wondering, are these things unique to the prophet or do most synths from around this era with the cheaper keybed use the same part?
by intrancewetrust
Thu Aug 09, 2012 4:07 pm
Forum: HELP!
Topic: prophet 600 - how many contact strips?
Replies: 6
Views: 818

Re: prophet 600 - how many contact strips?

hmm interesting! i guess i had better get in contact with winecountry if i want a whole set then, cheers :)
by intrancewetrust
Thu Aug 09, 2012 1:30 pm
Forum: HELP!
Topic: prophet 600 - how many contact strips?
Replies: 6
Views: 818

prophet 600 - how many contact strips?

going to try fix a dead key on a prophet 600 by replacing the contact strip and cleaning the circuit board contact. i figure since i have to order the part from the US i might as well replace the whole lot of strips... anyone know how many contact strips i will need? seems like its 7 keys to a singl...
by intrancewetrust
Thu Aug 09, 2012 1:07 pm
Forum: HELP!
Topic: possibly stupid question RE:power switches
Replies: 7
Views: 1115

Re: possibly stupid question RE:power switches

i can see that being handy later down the track :)