Legendary and iconic semi-modular synthesizer, serviced and ready to play. Sounds absolutely superb - these were hand-built (and of course have now aged considerably) so, whatever the internet may suggest, the "era" or "version" of a 2600 is no guarantee of a particular sound.
Legendary and iconic semi-modular synthesizer, serviced and ready to play. It’s an ARP 2600P – the serial plate is missing, but the modules confirm it as dating from late ’72 to ’74 (internal shot included in the photos).
NOTE: Shipping will be 7-10 days after purchase: our synth tech James Walker will give it a thorough run through and calibration before shipping.
Sounds absolutely superb – these were hand-built (and of course have now aged considerably) so, whatever the internet may suggest, the “era” or “version” of a 2600 is no guarantee of a particular sound. There’s no substitute for deep testing from someone who has heard many of them before.
This ARP 2600 is for sale in excellent working order following a deep service last year by an experienced ARP tech; it will be calibrated and retested prior to shipping by James Walker. Minor components and sliders have been replaced as needed. Note that it is currently is without speakers – we can source suitable replacements if required (enquire for a quote); this listing and price are for the ARP as it stands.
All features and functions are working as they should (as with much vintage gear some crackle is possible from sliders especially if the unit has not been used for while, but this will clear with use).
SHIPPING: We much prefer to deliver these via private courier where appropriate, though international shipping is possible.
Tolex/case has some wear, scuffs and dings; face in very good condition. See the detailed photos for more information.
For sales in UK/EU the price will include 20% VAT. VAT-free sales are possible to businesses and individuals in the EU (outside the UK) with a valid VAT Number - please get in touch if you wish to buy this way.
110v model. A step-down transformer is required in the UK/EU. We do not recommend using cheap generic Chinese mains transformers and can supply a high quality UK-made unit if required.
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