What is the Oldest Piece of Gear in Your Studio?

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Re: What is the Oldest Piece of Gear in Your Studio?

Post by Old Iron Giant » Tue Feb 02, 2010 1:43 am

yamy TX81z :roll:

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Re: What is the Oldest Piece of Gear in Your Studio?

Post by crystalmsc » Tue Feb 02, 2010 9:50 am

Roland MKS-70 + PG-800 and 2 Cartridges.
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Re: What is the Oldest Piece of Gear in Your Studio?

Post by Analogue Crazy » Tue Feb 02, 2010 3:13 pm

Casio CZ-5000
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Re: What is the Oldest Piece of Gear in Your Studio?

Post by Phollop Willing PA » Tue Feb 02, 2010 3:40 pm

If we're including non synth products, then I have a Senheiser mike from the 1950s, a Sonnette which is probably late 50s and an upright piano 1900.
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Re: What is the Oldest Piece of Gear in Your Studio?

Post by stikygum » Wed Feb 03, 2010 8:37 am

Oldest synth I have is P600 - 1982. I have old compressors too though, but I won't count those for now as I don't feel like searching for their dates. :P
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Re: What is the Oldest Piece of Gear in Your Studio?

Post by starcrusher » Thu Feb 04, 2010 2:44 am

an awesome TAPCO equalizer from the 70s!

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Re: What is the Oldest Piece of Gear in Your Studio?

Post by BlackGnosis » Thu Feb 04, 2010 6:35 am

A knob from an ARP 2500...
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Re: What is the Oldest Piece of Gear in Your Studio?

Post by OntarioHydro » Thu Feb 04, 2010 6:28 pm

madtheory wrote:
OntarioHydro wrote:It would have to be my dad's RCA 77D. It's an earlier model and they came out in 1945... He says 1947 at the latest.
That's a beautiful mic. Has it been to Wes Dooley's yet?
Doug Walker actually, he did a superb job replacing the ribbon with original RCA ribbon stock. This was a few years back...

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Re: What is the Oldest Piece of Gear in Your Studio?

Post by vespiz » Thu Feb 04, 2010 7:50 pm

Roland SH-2000, followed closely by the WLM Hit.
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Re: What is the Oldest Piece of Gear in Your Studio?

Post by n1nj4 » Thu Feb 04, 2010 10:12 pm

Yamaha FS1R

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Re: What is the Oldest Piece of Gear in Your Studio?

Post by ensoniqphreak » Sat Feb 06, 2010 11:05 pm

Roland Juno-6-- just this week overtook my ESQ-1 in terms of age. Great synths both, though.
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Re: What is the Oldest Piece of Gear in Your Studio?

Post by Syn303 » Sun Feb 07, 2010 1:20 am

An Eminent 310U organ (1974) that's in storage, i never use it. Although i made sure i sampled it first, such a clunky beast it is.
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Re: What is the Oldest Piece of Gear in Your Studio?

Post by JRock » Sun Feb 07, 2010 1:42 am

59 Fender Champ...

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Re: What is the Oldest Piece of Gear in Your Studio?

Post by space6oy » Sun Feb 07, 2010 3:24 am

i have a gibson SG bass pre-serial numbers, pretty sure that means it's '63 or earlier. other than that, probably my minimoog.

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Re: What is the Oldest Piece of Gear in Your Studio?

Post by wildpaws » Sun Feb 07, 2010 4:29 am

My oldest non-synth at home is a Hammond C3 (with a C2 in storage for parts), all of my older synths are long gone, the oldest still here is a DX7IIFD.
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DX7IIFD, SY77, SY99, Hammond C3, Steinway L, CP300, AW1600, etc.

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