To repair or not to repair...that is my ?

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To repair or not to repair...that is my ?

Post by 4phw » Wed Jun 28, 2017 8:23 pm

Hello fellow synthians -

Looking for some advice. I have an original ARP ODYSSEY MKII I purchased in 1997, with some slightly yellowed keys and some missing/dry rotted key pads (dampeners) . I am sad to let it go, but am now interested in selling it.

It works perfectly despite those two cosmetic/comfort issues, and I am wondering if I should invest in updating the physical keyboard or sell it as is? Thoughts?

Thanks!
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Re: To repair or not to repair...that is my ?

Post by ApolloBoy » Thu Jun 29, 2017 5:44 am

I would probably invest a little into having the keyboard cleaned up and rebushed, and I'd look into getting it calibrated if you haven't already. That way you can get more for it than if you were to sell it as-is.
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Re: To repair or not to repair...that is my ?

Post by 4phw » Thu Jun 29, 2017 9:40 pm

Thanks very much!

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