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The keyboards in obnoxious colours we adore.

Post by BlackGnosis » Fri Nov 30, 2007 12:04 am

Personally when i think of a keyboard in an obnoxious colour I think of a Waldorf first hand, especially the Q's with that eye burning yellow colour or the old E-Mu Modules. what boards/modules do you all think of?
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Post by Joey » Fri Nov 30, 2007 12:17 am

I like how he put Juno 106 ends on the keyboard.

Very interesting paintjob.
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Post by RobotHeroes » Fri Nov 30, 2007 12:41 am

:shock: That must belong to the Joker. Curse you Batman! Selling my synth on ebay!
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Post by Dr. Sound » Fri Nov 30, 2007 12:52 am

Hey - at least there are drop shadows on most every bit of text ...

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Post by Yoozer » Fri Nov 30, 2007 12:57 am

I don't know, the black Juno-106 on his site is awesome, and so is the JX3P with programmer built in, but this thing's a clown car. I would love to see the process involved - do they simply make new sheet metal with all the holes at the right place or do they strip the existing one?

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I like how he put Juno 106 ends on the keyboard.
The 106 ends are hollow, these are solid - and original, I think, if I compare them with my unmodified JX3P.
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Post by SubliminalEffect » Fri Nov 30, 2007 1:19 am

i thought the color of the Waldorf Microwave IIxt was so rad when i first saw the very slick photos on their Web site.

i was so disappointed when i got mine. it wasn't the same saturated bright orange as the photos. it was a dull orange-brown? not at all the same. the paint didn't even seem thick - almost like what dull grey metal was partially showing through.

it wasn't just that one either. every Microwave IIxt i've seen has been the same. i wish i had held out for the limited edition black ones instead of that dull grime of an orange...

the yellow of the Q is better but i still don't think it's a gleaming shade.

i would gladly have paid more for a better shade, better paint, better paint job that would have made it a shining example of industrial design.

don't get me started on the quality of the Waldorf packaging either with its crumble to dust upon touch styrofoam or peel at the seams cardpaper (cardboard would be too generous a term to apply).

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Post by Tyler2000 » Fri Nov 30, 2007 2:09 am

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Post by Box » Fri Nov 30, 2007 2:11 am

If it's not a neutral colour then it's pretty much annyoing. :P
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Post by BlackGnosis » Fri Nov 30, 2007 2:42 am

Tyler2000 wrote:Image
Whoa, Yamaha YC-10 FTW =D
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Post by pricklyrobot » Fri Nov 30, 2007 5:16 am

Box wrote:If it's not a neutral colour then it's pretty much annyoing. :P
This from the the Van Halen dude?
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Post by wysiwyg » Fri Nov 30, 2007 6:01 am

BlackGnosis wrote:
Tyler2000 wrote:Image
Whoa, Yamaha YC-10 FTW =D
Hey, Jeff from the Wiggles (Wake up Jeff) uses one of those:

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Post by neandrewthal » Fri Nov 30, 2007 7:01 am

Those guys give me the f**k creeps :shock:
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Post by Clavier » Fri Nov 30, 2007 8:51 am

Yamaha did the white and chrome scheme before mac even got of the ground:

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Post by CTB » Fri Nov 30, 2007 12:12 pm

I dunno, my XTk is plenty bright to me.

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