What's the most expensive module you ever bought ... and was it worth it ?

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Re: What's the most expensive module you ever bought ... and was it worth it ?

Post by RLK » Wed Apr 07, 2021 3:07 pm

#1 E370: My rationalization: ONLY ~$220 per wave-shaping multi-mode programmable voice!
#2 Verbos Harmonic Oscillator: I've pushed entire arrangements through this module.
#3 Elements: Never leaves the case.
#4 Akemies Castle: Normally $599 got for under $500 used. Really inspiring and different!
I would say from these the VHO is the least amount of module for the $ but I still love it.

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Re: What's the most expensive module you ever bought ... and was it worth it ?

Post by Headphones73 » Thu Apr 08, 2021 10:03 pm

My MF-104M. I bought it brand new. And then they announced later they were killing off production on all Moogerfoogers. Anyway, I paid $680 or whatever. I begged & borrowed the cash to cough it up (I had it on layaway), and I was a proud poppa getting it home.

Then I had to pawn it multiple times, so for all the money I borrowed/paid back, I could have bought a 2nd. (I just got it back and I’m not trying to pawn it again. Period!
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Re: What's the most expensive module you ever bought ... and was it worth it ?

Post by trickness » Thu Apr 08, 2021 10:20 pm

Cwejman Sm-1.

Absofuckinglutely.

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Re: What's the most expensive module you ever bought ... and was it worth it ?

Post by Dreadwvlf » Thu Apr 08, 2021 10:25 pm

Buchla 208c....that counts right? And yes...totally.

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Re: What's the most expensive module you ever bought ... and was it worth it ?

Post by Genox » Mon Apr 12, 2021 8:31 am

Five12 Vector, really deep and capable sequencer I'd say its a bit expensive but worth it !
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Re: What's the most expensive module you ever bought ... and was it worth it ?

Post by bibleblack » Mon Apr 12, 2021 8:34 am

For me it was Folktek Matter and Conduit, I wanted to really love them but after a year i had to admit that i just didnt.

Sold them and bought a serge res eq and it was love at first ping.

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Re: What's the most expensive module you ever bought ... and was it worth it ?

Post by BaloErets » Mon Apr 12, 2021 8:44 am

My most $$ module would most likely be the Frap Tool's USTA. Worth every penny. Comes as close to my dream sequencer as I can currently find in Eurorack.

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Re: What's the most expensive module you ever bought ... and was it worth it ?

Post by deft_bonz » Mon Apr 12, 2021 2:38 pm

ACL Sinfonion. YES!

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Post by ModLifeCrisis » Tue Apr 13, 2021 6:01 am

For me it was the Morphagene (most expensive by quite a long way). I think it was worth it. I struggled with it at first because I found the SD card a bit clunky to use and an inspiration killer. I tend to use the Morph more as a 'live' module now and am reasonably pleased with the results I'm getting. I like the way the Morph continues to surprise me - if you have the patience to keep twiddling the knobs and experimenting I find that it throws out these little golden nuggets. I have to remind myself to record them though as I have not yet mastered the art of repeating what I've done.
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Re: What's the most expensive module you ever bought ... and was it worth it ?

Post by dvdmllr » Wed Apr 14, 2021 5:31 am

ER-301. Yes it was.

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Re: What's the most expensive module you ever bought ... and was it worth it ?

Post by O1B » Thu Apr 15, 2021 7:48 am

If the DPO is anything like MATHS sonically, then - 👍.
DPO's on my list. Does STO go lower than the DPO, if you know?

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Probably Verbos Harmonic Oscillator and Make Noise DPO.. it was worth it. Although i sold the DPO which i regret.

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Re: What's the most expensive module you ever bought ... and was it worth it ?

Post by OlivierWah » Thu Apr 15, 2021 8:02 am

Any Cwejman. RES-4 and MMF-2 are really expensive, but worth it so much.

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Re: What's the most expensive module you ever bought ... and was it worth it ?

Post by cinnatoastg » Thu Apr 15, 2021 8:10 am

Metropolix: Yup, mhmmm. I didn't know melodic sequencers could get this intuitive.

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Re: What's the most expensive module you ever bought ... and was it worth it ?

Post by Jaypee » Thu Apr 15, 2021 1:38 pm

Schippmann omega phi ii....1k€!

But I would buy 3 more if they were available right now!
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