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Old 18th July 2002
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gearslut photo

thought I share this1985 gearslut photo with you...I wish I had all that gear now, especially Roy's Neve sidecar,
which was offered to me for $ 9,000 at the time

Old 18th July 2002
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"Roy"? as in.. (cough! Choke!) ...Roy Thomas-Baker?


Michael you look very er.. AWAKE in that photo!
heh
Old 18th July 2002
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Yes, it was RTB's board.
Old 18th July 2002
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i like that image , looks better compared to all those
" mac & procontrol pics " ... i bet this stuff sounded amazing .
was there a need for a heater ??? heh
Old 18th July 2002
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Quote:
Originally posted by 5down1up
i like that image , looks better compared to all those
" mac & procontrol pics " ... i bet this stuff sounded amazing .
was there a need for a heater ??? heh
Actually, the EMT 251 (which you can't see in the photo) took care of that nicely heh
Old 18th July 2002
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Yes going to need the higher res photo please...

MW, was this at Amigo?
Old 18th July 2002
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No more questions on the photo please till the competition is over!
Old 18th July 2002
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Jules came over and put Gaffer's tape on the keyboard that would answer any questions heh He is going to remove it when the contest is over. heh

Here is a higher res version of the photo:

http://mywebpages.comcast.net/mwagener/gear.jpg

have fun
Old 18th July 2002
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Re: gearslut photo

[QUOTE]Originally posted by mwagener
[B]thought I share this1985 gearslut photo with you...I wish I had all that gear now, especially Roy's Neve sidecar,
which was offered to me for $ 9,000 at the time

Remember, in 2001 dollars that would be almost $15,000.
still.............

Fleaman
Old 18th July 2002
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Re: Re: gearslut photo

Quote:
Originally posted by Fleaman
Remember, in 2001 dollars that would be almost $15,000.
still.............

Fleaman
still be a great deal, don''t you think? As far as I know, those things go for about $30,000 nowadays.
Old 19th July 2002
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Re: Re: Re: gearslut photo

Quote:
Originally posted by mwagener


still be a great deal, don''t you think? As far as I know, those things go for about $30,000 nowadays.
Yeah....that's what I meant by the "still......" as in still a good deal.
(dependent on condition).

Just wanted to make some people aware of the adjusted dollar value on past goods. Speaking of which, here is a site that has a calculator that adjusts for inflation; Inflation calculator

And another site that has lots of interesting graphs and comparisons of goods/services/millionaires past and present, etc.

Here

Sorry if a little OT here...

Fleaman
Old 19th July 2002
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:eek: is that heaven? ...uhhh...what do all these knobs do mommie???:eek:
Old 19th July 2002
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err...

i can see a chair...

};-)
Old 22nd July 2002
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:eek: uhhh...the neve is sitting on an empty ummm...could be a westlake cabinet.......did i win???
Old 22nd July 2002
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The pieces of gear on the very top of the racks are operating at 600+ degrees F, giving them their unique sound.
Old 23rd July 2002
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I know, no guessing....

Hey Michael, I don't think anyone's mentioned this yet but is that a vintage "Don Dokken" in between the Neve sidecar and the AMS gear??heh
Old 23rd July 2002
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I think so...
Old 23rd July 2002
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Re: I know, no guessing....

Quote:
Originally posted by Armando
Hey Michael, I don't think anyone's mentioned this yet but is that a vintage "Don Dokken" in between the Neve sidecar and the AMS gear??heh
Don Dokken model 1985 (Under Lock And Key)heh
Old 25th July 2002
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Wait, I'll get that t-shirt yet.......I just noticed the pic under your name and High End Moderator( the white VU meter) is the same pic on your sweatshirt.

Is that the original Double Trouble Productions logo??
Old 25th July 2002
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Quote:
Originally posted by Armando
Wait, I'll get that t-shirt yet.......I just noticed the pic under your name and High End Moderator( the white VU meter) is the same pic on your sweatshirt.

Is that the original Double Trouble Productions logo??
Yep, and still is
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