Re: [AH] Analogue Haven Rocks!

From David Bartz
Sent Fri, Mar 28th 2008, 04:33

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Great story - this encourages me to patronize AH.


James Husted wrote:
> I just got off the phone with a guy from Analogue Haven (sorry man, 
> forget your name - not Shawn though) and had to pass this along 
> because having a business treat you so well has to get mentioned 
> because it is so rare nowadays.
> I have been building up my Doepfer and needed to get a another 
> portable doepfer case to expand into (I have 2) - there were 2 used 
> ones on the Analogue Haven site and since I had bought modules from 
> them before I had no qualms. I could only afford one of the 2 cases 
> they had and since they were like $150 cheaper than the new ones I 
> bought a couple of Manual Switch modules also. So the package arrives 
> and I pop her open and there is the case but one module is missing. 
> I'm kinda bummed but then notice that the case is like in PERFECT 
> condition - I open it up and it looks brand new - still with the 
> English/German voltage warning label taped on the rails and no 
> scratched dents or flaws I could see. Feeling a little guilty and also 
> figuring wanting it back (in case they sent the wrong one) may spur 
> them to send my missing module sooner, I email them and describe the 
> situation and my concern that they may have made a costly mistake. I 
> get the call today and the gent says the missing module is on it's way 
> and that they had oversold the the cases and **GAVE ME A NEW ONE** to 
> fill my order - SWEET! I gotta say that that was way above the 
> expected "Send it back and we will credit your account." that they 
> could have done. Needless to say they will be making the money back 
> from my future business for sure.
> -James



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