Most overpriced synths of all-time?

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Post by portland » Sun Aug 12, 2007 2:27 am

DGX305 wrote:
tallowwaters wrote:burns, you could fall in a barrel full of titties and come out sucking your thumb.
how did you even come up with that!
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Post by WDW » Sun Aug 12, 2007 2:43 am

tallowwaters wrote:[Y]ou could fall in a barrel full of titties and come out sucking your thumb.
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Post by tallowwaters » Sun Aug 12, 2007 4:06 am

dont even remember that...

guess i just subliminally picked it up from my pop, purveyor of such great lines like

"if you worked any slower we would be goin backwards"
"how long you goin to keep tryin to squeeze blood from that stone?"
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"cant you tell yer a*s from a hole in the f**k ground?"
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"damn boy, you could f**k up a wet dream"

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Post by minime123 » Sun Aug 12, 2007 2:54 pm

tallowwaters wrote:
burns, you could fall in a barrel full of titties and come out sucking your thumb.
oh snap! ;)
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Post by JSRockit » Mon Aug 13, 2007 1:13 am

EDP Wasp has to be up there these days...since it goes for triple the price it was new.
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Post by neandrewthal » Mon Aug 13, 2007 1:42 am

JSRockit wrote:EDP Wasp has to be up there these days...since it goes for triple the price it was new.
Ditto, one of the few pieces of vintage gear I'd go as far as to say is overpriced. The others I'd say are mostly just the low-end Moogs and MS-10.

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Post by cornutt » Wed Jan 02, 2008 12:48 am

My guess for most expensive synth ever built would be either T.O.N.T.O. or Hans Zimmer's room-o-modular. But I'll have to admit that back at the start of the thread, I was thinking the most expensive synth that would have been a manufacturer's catalog item would have been either the GX-1 or the Synthi 100. I had no idea that Synclavier hardware ran that much.

I wonder what a Hammond Novachord sold for in 1939?

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Post by felis » Wed Jan 02, 2008 4:17 pm

Glancing through this threa again, I see that Clusterchord mentioned Synclavier right away in the second post. Sorry about that CC - :oops:

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Post by kaffekick » Wed Jan 02, 2008 5:10 pm

Clavia Nord Lead 2x
Clavia Nord Modular
Access Virus TI
Roland SH-201
Korg MS2000
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Post by Bitexion » Wed Jan 02, 2008 6:07 pm

Modular synths doesn't count because you can build on them until you reach the moon if you can afford it.

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Post by GeneralBigbag » Wed Jan 02, 2008 7:23 pm

kaffekick wrote:Clavia Nord Lead 2x
Clavia Nord Modular
Access Virus TI
Roland SH-201
Korg MS2000
All of these synths are reasonably priced...
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Post by kaffekick » Wed Jan 02, 2008 9:03 pm

GeneralBigbag wrote: All of these synths are reasonably priced...
To you maybe. But not to me. Access Virus TI, being the most expensive of them all, is worth 1500 Euro to me - nothing more. The 2259 Euro that they ask for it is way too much for a VA - even a good VA IMO.
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Post by Alex E » Thu Jan 03, 2008 2:33 am

kaffekick wrote:
GeneralBigbag wrote: All of these synths are reasonably priced...
To you maybe. But not to me. Access Virus TI, being the most expensive of them all, is worth 1500 Euro to me - nothing more. The 2259 Euro that they ask for it is way too much for a VA - even a good VA IMO.
Sure, but the rest are pretty affordable.
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Post by atkbg » Thu Jan 03, 2008 3:43 am

The one you bought, but never used......

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Post by cornutt » Thu Jan 03, 2008 4:17 am

The one you bought off of Ebay that arrived DOA. :evil:

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