Very uncommon and very, very good - the 800DV is a flexible, analogue duophonic/monophonic synth with a number of interesting features. Just back from being serviced.
Very uncommon and very, very good – the 800DV is a flexible, analogue duophonic/monophonic synth with a number of interesting features. Just back from being serviced.
Just back from a full service – all pots and sliders cleaned, power supply recapped, keyboard stripped and cleaned, and other minor components replaced as needed to bring it up to excellent working order.
This synth can be thought of as two minKorgs in one box, but that doesn’t really do it justice as, with the extra features and functionality, the sum is definitely greater than the parts. It can be used in duophonic mode, or with the two analogue oscillators stacked into one monster monophonic sound.
Other tricks up its sleeve include the ability to delay one voice before it triggers, and an inline effect in and out on the rear for each voice that allows you to add things like a delay or phaser and really add another dimension to an already powerful instrument.
See demo below for an idea of what these synths can do.
In good condition with various signs of age. Wooden end cheeks have scuffs and chips, mainly around the edges. This wear has been touched up and the cheeks re-waxed and they now present much better than they did. The face is in good condition with minor scuffs and signs of age, plus some noticeable wear from use around the Traveller and Volume sections. Click on the images to zoom in and see more shots.
100v Japanese model - it will run on North American mains 115/120v without a transformer (we run all our tests using 120v power); however, a step-down transformer is recommended for extended use. 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.
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.
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