Re: [AH] Interesting old Buffalo Beast modular on eBay

From panflet
Sent Fri, Dec 10th 2004, 16:57

i asked who designed it,
and he replied bob moog
eric


----- Original Message ----- 
From: "mrmoemorris" <mrmoemorris@hotmail.com>
To: <analogue@hyperreal.org>
Sent: Friday, December 10, 2004 3:44 PM
Subject: Re: [AH] Interesting old Buffalo Beast modular on eBay


>A Prototype assembled at the Moog factory would probably be worth a lot 
>more money than a Some Hack's Basement prototype, wouldn't it?  :)
>
> ----- Original Message ----- 
> From: "ChristianH" <chris@scp.de>
> To: <analogue@hyperreal.org>
> Sent: Friday, December 10, 2004 10:31 AM
> Subject: Re: [AH] Interesting old Buffalo Beast modular on eBay
>
>
>> Could it be that we have to read the text quite literally?
>>
>> "This is a prototype modular synth that was built when I worked at moog 
>> music"
>> He doesn't actually say it's a Moog prototype. Might as well be his
>> private home project from the time when he was a Moog employee...
>>
>> BTW - the Polymoog is far from Curtis based <gr>
>>
>> Chris
>>
>>
>>
>> On Fri, 10 Dec 2004 07:04:19 -0800 Peter Grenader wrote:
>>
>>> hmmm....weird.
>>>
>>> Why is it that every Moog prototype I've ever seen in my life was done 
>>> on
>>> the black faceplates and this one is yellow? Also..a sixteen step 
>>> sequencer?
>>> Not in the Moog vein. Also...being that the Polymoog is curtis based and 
>>> a
>>> completely different technology, I question that mention as well.
>>>
>>>  Listen, I'm not *usually* the doubting Thomas, but...has anyone heard 
>>> about
>>> these things...ever?  I'd be curious.  I'm gonna send a note to my buddy
>>> Barry Ober who worked in their engineering department  then and see if 
>>> he
>>> remembers anything about these.
>>>
>>> - P
>>>
>>>
>>> Peter Forrest wrote:
>>>
>>> > And then there are the cool yellow synths.......
>>> >
>>> > http://cgi.ebay.com/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewItem&category=38071&item=3767774115&r
>>> > d=1&ssPageName=WDVW
>>> >
>>> > I think he's already been surprised by the amount of interest in this!
>>> > Peter
>>
>>
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