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Subject: FW: [AH] FS: OB-8 /replacement for MKS-80?
From: "Verschut, Ricardo" <ricardo.verschut@...>
From: lucid [mailto:digitallucid@...
Sent: Monday, November 12, 2001 9:31 PM
To: analogue heaven
Subject: [AH] FS: OB-8 /replacement for MKS-80?
ive got an ob8 with a midi retrofit and b5, no pg 2 graphics though, you
have to work with the manual. i bought the archive sound bushings because
its a pratt reed keyboard.. i couldnt install them though, because a screw
was stripped. i paid a tech to drill it out (45 bucks!) and replace the
screw. i do not have time to mess with it though.. im going into surgery
i paid 850 for this thing a couple months ago, 50 for the bushings, 45 for
this evil screw..
ill sell it for 750 OBO with the archive sound kit. or an interesting trade
on 11/11/01 6:29 AM, Inform3r at inform3r@...
> I'm an inch away from letting go of my mks80, but I want to find a good
> replacement polysynth first. What other "polys" are in the mks price
> I racked my brain and cant think of any!!
> That's one thing I've noticed about buying a polysynth.... it seems like
> you either have to spend $800 and upwards for a "classic," or you're down
> the $250-400 range. There is no in between when it comes to polys.
> Monosynths on the other hand are plentiful, and range anywhere from $200
> you know where!! :)
> I'm aching for a Prophet Five, but the times of picking one up for $800
> are loooong past! What do they range for these days(street price)?
> Anyone have any other synths in mind?