plikestechno wrote:So should we all just run around saying Dave is the greatest instead? And arrange a time to all go together and fellate him?
You can if you want to...
Didn't say anything of the sort. It just seems everyone on the internet knows better than the manufacturer, w/o really knowing anything about what's involved.
plikestechno wrote:BUT time has shown us that the technology used to make these new synths is not very expensive
Isn't it? How do we know? Analogue electronics IS expensive next to digital.
plikestechno wrote:If his products are so great why does he slash the h**l out of them down the road?
I presume the initial price is higher to recoup the original investment. Also 10% off is hardly 'slashing the h**l out of them'.
plikestechno wrote:Oberheim's new SEM looks like much better value for the dollar.
Does look good, but it is monophonic.
plikestechno wrote:And for the consumer, new or used, $800 opens a lot of possibilities.
No argument there.
steveman wrote:Someone posted the other day there's only been 2-3000 Evolvers sold in 6 years
Only? That's pretty awesome for a niche market. And how many subsequently have been resold?
Seems pretty small to me compared to the big boys.