What is the sexiest looking synth of all time?

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Re: What is the sexiest looking synth of all time?

Post by ppg_wavecomputer » Sat Feb 07, 2015 8:14 pm

HideawayStudio wrote:OK.. if the Novachord doesn't count then this IS the sexiest synth of all time! 8-)

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A VCS-3 without its bottom plate is most certainly going to sound more "airy".

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Re: What is the sexiest looking synth of all time?

Post by Bitexion » Sat Feb 07, 2015 8:18 pm

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Re: What is the sexiest looking synth of all time?

Post by monolith » Sun Feb 08, 2015 1:12 am

ninja6485 wrote:The wave looks busy to me, and almost has the look of a cheap running shoe.
Nailed it. I also personally cant find any synth with a screen/display aesthetically appealing. The X/Y pad on the Moog Voyager is really unsightly too, like an ugly screen that also doesnt work any more :lol:

I see a couple of votes for the Juno-60, but i've always found all the patch buttons etc. on the right to be really ugly. Juno-6 all the way!

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Re: What is the sexiest looking synth of all time?

Post by genshi » Sun Feb 08, 2015 2:42 am

monolith wrote:
ninja6485 wrote:The wave looks busy to me, and almost has the look of a cheap running shoe.
Nailed it. I also personally cant find any synth with a screen/display aesthetically appealing. The X/Y pad on the Moog Voyager is really unsightly too, like an ugly screen that also doesnt work any more :lol:

I see a couple of votes for the Juno-60, but i've always found all the patch buttons etc. on the right to be really ugly. Juno-6 all the way!
Really? You think the aesthetically clean design of the Waldorf Wave here...

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... looks busier than your choice, the Arp 2500?

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:?

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Re: What is the sexiest looking synth of all time?

Post by justin_havu » Sun Feb 08, 2015 2:43 am

I'll have to cast my vote for the mighty Schmidt!
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Also...
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Re: What is the sexiest looking synth of all time?

Post by justin_havu » Sun Feb 08, 2015 2:48 am

monolith wrote:I also personally cant find any synth with a screen/display aesthetically appealing.
A screen, as in one screen? Well, how about six?...
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Waveforms, and filters, and knobs. Oh my!

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Re: What is the sexiest looking synth of all time?

Post by monolith » Sun Feb 08, 2015 4:24 am

genshi wrote:
monolith wrote:
ninja6485 wrote:The wave looks busy to me, and almost has the look of a cheap running shoe.
Nailed it. I also personally cant find any synth with a screen/display aesthetically appealing. The X/Y pad on the Moog Voyager is really unsightly too, like an ugly screen that also doesnt work any more :lol:

I see a couple of votes for the Juno-60, but i've always found all the patch buttons etc. on the right to be really ugly. Juno-6 all the way!
Really? You think the aesthetically clean design of the Waldorf Wave here...

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... looks busier than your choice, the Arp 2500?

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:?
Not really, but it certainly doesn't look like a Nike product. Relax man, you said yourself its 'all too subjective' :roll:

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Re: What is the sexiest looking synth of all time?

Post by CfNorENa » Sun Feb 08, 2015 4:49 am

Jupiter 8 has been mentioned a few times, but for visual aesthetics, I actually prefer its little brother:

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Re: What is the sexiest looking synth of all time?

Post by White » Sun Feb 08, 2015 10:47 am

PPG wave 2.3
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Re: What is the sexiest looking synth of all time?

Post by D-Collector » Sun Feb 08, 2015 10:52 am

I agree on the PPG WAVE 2.3, and the Jupiter 6. I also think the D-50 is a bombshell. Cannot decide between these.

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Re: What is the sexiest looking synth of all time?

Post by monolith » Sun Feb 08, 2015 11:35 am

Jupiter 6 is great!

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Re: What is the sexiest looking synth of all time?

Post by radek tymecki » Sun Feb 08, 2015 12:05 pm

1. prophet 5/6
2. jupiter 8
3. vcs 3 mk2

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Re: What is the sexiest looking synth of all time?

Post by pflosi » Sun Feb 08, 2015 1:08 pm

meatballfulton wrote:Here's the MT32 minus display, the CM32L. So Zen!

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When you can take the mod wheel out of my hand, grasshopper...

The MT32 was a total object of lust for me in 1989 I'm ashamed to say.
That's wut I'm talking bout :mrgreen:

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Re: What is the sexiest looking synth of all time?

Post by nvbrkr » Sun Feb 08, 2015 8:33 pm

Ob-Xa is pure sex turned into a keyboard design.

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Re: What is the sexiest looking synth of all time?

Post by zoomtheline » Sun Feb 08, 2015 9:15 pm

Teisco 110f and the moog sub37

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