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Re: POST ANY INTERESTING EBAY AUCTIONS HERE!!!

Postby Micke » Wed Jun 03, 2009 6:37 pm

These great sounding synths, regardless of version, don't show up all too often on ebay. This
particular example is the duophonic keyboard version:



Nyle Steiner told me a while ago that he sometimes made custom equipment with silver panels long after they had switched to the black painted ones.
The biggest reason they switched to black painted panels was that when making the silver panels, they were sanding the aluminum themselves. This
was a laborious task and it was difficult to get consistent results. The later brushed aluminum panels were made by using a wet wire brush and that
worked well enough. Nyle recalls there was also some discussion with his partners about using black because it seemed to be a popular color for synth
panels at the time.
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Re: POST ANY INTERESTING EBAY AUCTIONS HERE!!!

Postby Sir Ruff » Thu Jun 04, 2009 2:15 am

I would suggest someone snags this QUICK!

VERY cheap Prophet 2000 sampling keyboard
Do you even post on vse bro?
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Re: POST ANY INTERESTING EBAY AUCTIONS HERE!!!

Postby TrondC » Thu Jun 04, 2009 11:40 pm

space6oy wrote:777 that went for only $800. one lucky buyer...



wow, and I search furute retro on almost a daily basis on the bay.. damn, for anything under $1000 I'd buy one for sure...
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Re: POST ANY INTERESTING EBAY AUCTIONS HERE!!!

Postby Z » Fri Jun 05, 2009 2:01 pm

Not too bad a deal, $295 BUY IT NOW, but what's up with $80 shipping?

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Re: POST ANY INTERESTING EBAY AUCTIONS HERE!!!

Postby radek tymecki » Sat Jun 06, 2009 9:31 am



pretty cheap i think
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Re: POST ANY INTERESTING EBAY AUCTIONS HERE!!!

Postby Ashlie » Sat Jun 06, 2009 8:44 pm

I have a Roland XP- 50 for sale. It's brand new, it was used once at a concert. Taking offers, if you r interested email me :arrow: ashleyh@live.ca oh yeah and it also has a Roland carry case with it.
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Re: POST ANY INTERESTING EBAY AUCTIONS HERE!!!

Postby otto » Sat Jun 06, 2009 9:21 pm

That's not interesting at all Ashlie. You found the for sale section so why did you post here as well?
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Re: POST ANY INTERESTING EBAY AUCTIONS HERE!!!

Postby space6oy » Sat Jun 06, 2009 9:27 pm

crazy... wound up going for $1166.

space6oy wrote:seems like a high price, but don't see these too often...

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Re: POST ANY INTERESTING EBAY AUCTIONS HERE!!!

Postby otto » Sat Jun 06, 2009 9:38 pm

Did you know that Trent Reznors autograph is worth $5K+? For $5K I will get your synth autographed by Trent. I'll fly my ass out to california and sit by his gate until he signs the damn thing. I'll even provide pictorial proof.

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Re: POST ANY INTERESTING EBAY AUCTIONS HERE!!!

Postby Phollop Willing PA » Sat Jun 06, 2009 9:51 pm

I'll do it for $4500 US :mrgreen:
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Re: POST ANY INTERESTING EBAY AUCTIONS HERE!!!

Postby radek tymecki » Sun Jun 07, 2009 12:20 am

otto wrote:Did you know that Trent Reznors autograph is worth $5K+? For $5K I will get your synth autographed by Trent. I'll fly my ass out to california and sit by his gate until he signs the damn thing. I'll even provide pictorial proof.



lol

i spent 30$ for gas and took my shit to wroclaw where JMJ signed mine

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Re: POST ANY INTERESTING EBAY AUCTIONS HERE!!!

Postby Sir Ruff » Sun Jun 07, 2009 3:25 am

radek tymecki wrote:
otto wrote:Did you know that Trent Reznors autograph is worth $5K+? For $5K I will get your synth autographed by Trent. I'll fly my ass out to california and sit by his gate until he signs the damn thing. I'll even provide pictorial proof.



lol

i spent 30$ for gas and took my shit to wroclaw where JMJ signed mine

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Ha... Is it me or does JMJ look like he's had some major surgery?

(I like how for the NIN auction, this guy speculates that this MAY have even been in the Sharon Tate house! Trent MAY have even played on it at some point!
Do you even post on vse bro?
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Re: POST ANY INTERESTING EBAY AUCTIONS HERE!!!

Postby Z » Tue Jun 09, 2009 9:01 pm

$250 BUY IT NOW!
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Re: POST ANY INTERESTING EBAY AUCTIONS HERE!!!

Postby Clavier » Tue Jun 09, 2009 10:09 pm

Aww. That was my chance!
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Re: POST ANY INTERESTING EBAY AUCTIONS HERE!!!

Postby hfinn » Wed Jun 10, 2009 3:03 am

Sir Ruff wrote:(I like how for the NIN auction, this guy speculates that this MAY have even been in the Sharon Tate house! Trent MAY have even played on it at some point!


I know, for no actual proof, 7k is a bit absurd. I had the thompson twins OB-Xa, but I had no document saying as such so I sold it as I would normally. I also had Run DMC's original 808, again no proof.
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