Fw: [AH] Any reason not to go with Doepfer?

From Bakis Sirros
Sent Sat, Dec 2nd 2006, 18:44

> of course not.
> after all, the newest livewire modules i bought (dalek and vulcan
modulator
> modules) have different jacks and not the cliff ones) they still look and
> work great!
> i do not now why was this change made though and what brand is the new
> livewire jack inputs...
> best regards,       :-)
> Bakis.
>
>
> Bakis Sirros - Parallel Worlds / Interconnected / Memory Geist
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> [doepfer_a100] group owner
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>
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Plan B (Peter Grenader)" <peter@ear-group.net>
> To: <legion@helpwantedproductions.com>
> Cc: <analogue@hyperreal.org>
> Sent: Saturday, December 02, 2006 7:31 PM
> Subject: Re: [AH] Any reason not to go with Doepfer?
>
>
> > Well, thwt's not wholly true...
> >
> > Plan B *may* be changing jacks, it's not yet decided.  This has to do
> > more with availibility than anything else.  Cliff has worked a deal
> > whereby their customers are regional, meaning, if you're in the US,
> > you can only purchase jacks from the US office. I thought I had
> > worked a deal (read:  I had worked a deal) with their company
> > president whereby they would keep at least 1000 pieces in stock at
> > all time in their US office.  They have fallen short on that on a few
> > occasions, and they insist att that point we purchase massive
> > quantities from them consisting of large orders brought especially
> > for us form thr UK and making us pay for fast shipping. Given we
> > can't ship without them, and adding the fact that the price of these
> > jacks has more than doubled in the last six months (now actually more
> > than Switchcraft),  we are looking into alternatives presently.
> >
> > It's unfortunate, but we are not prepared to go out of business due
> > to a damn jack.
> >
> > - P
> >
> >
> >
> > On Dec 1, 2006, at 2:41 PM, legion@helpwantedproductions.com wrote:
> >
> > >> Nothing is without its annoyances.
> > >
> > > I'd say that is true and also follow up that Doepfer is pretty damn
> > > awesome in the size/power/price combination. Euro is not going to
> > > change
> > > their jacks so that's either a deal breaker or it's not. I do
> > > prefer Frac
> > > stuff in that size cable but I can't argue Doepfer's got the widest
> > > variety of modules at the best prices.
> > >
> > > Of course with some manufacturers the only "annoyance" I can make
> > > up is
> > > they're expensive :)
> > >
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