b.knox wrote: > > hey all, > > it looks as though i finally have the chance to buy a lexicon vortex... > after many years of trauling the second hand market i just gave up and > phoned the lexicon distributor in australia.. seems there was one > left--an ex-demo that wasn't working. fine i say, fix it up and send it > around, um, any idea what you want to charge? oh.. it'll be a good > deal... blah blah blah... the thing arrived yesterday with the nice > hefty tag of > > $800 sorry to be blunt, but if you spend $800 on a lexicon vortex, you are insane. there are so many better ways to spend that kind of money. look into the new digitech studio quad 4, it's about $399 and offers all kinds of esoteric effects, including "time warp" and reverse delays. or, if you want to spend $800, get a second hand g-force or MPX-1. these boxes are light-years beyond the vortex. but it's your money.