Re: [AH] EML, EMS, Doepfer

From David Evans
Sent Tue, Apr 4th 2000, 00:33

Kent williams wrote:
> 
> Basically the EMS units were constructed very cheaply over 30 years ago,
> so there are a lot of parts on them that are marginal.  This may actually
> contribute to the sound in interesting ways, but no way would I pay $2k
> for one. 
> 

  However there are always counterexamples.  I've had my Mk.I Synthi A for
almost a year now and it works just as well as when I got it.  I've gigged
with it a couple of times and it's been very solid and happy.  They aren't
all unpredictable scare-machines.  :)

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