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Re: Is Electrix out of business?
Me thinks it's too early to be doing a ulogy, but when I heard they were
all their other products, I was amazed. The Repeater works with such
with other Electrix products. I'm sad I never got a Filter Factory.
to trade a Filter Factory for a MoFX? I'll through in cash...
> That would be bad news indeed. I'm just sorry I didn't
> pick up some of their products when stores were blowing
> them out. Their build quality was impressive as well as
> their capabilities. 'Hope my Repeater doesn't break!
> Regards, Butch
> > The signs don't seem encouraging do they?
> > Electrix is really IVL, based in Victoria, BC. My brothers and a few
> > friends did some beta testing for them a few years back.
> > I was at their plant when they were just developing the Elextrix line,
> > fact the working name at the time was 'groove station...or...somethin'
> > other ...can't remember. I had to sign a non-disclosure agreement
> > not breaking it now) and was only shown artist renderings of the
> > The units themselves were still in R&D stage, so it was more talk than
> > listen to an actual effects unit. We had a demonstration of some
> > boards, wires and alligator clips that created some some sort of
> > processing - I think it was the genesis of MoEFX. There was no
> > anything resembling the Repeater at the time - spring1998.
> > Last I spoke with them was just before the Repeater came out. I was
> > to score one to use on my album, but they told me that The Edge was
> > for his and I'd have to wait....I'm still waiting! I had my suspicions
> > there was trouble when they deep-sixed the other units that proceeded
> > Repeater. Well, ...they took me out for dinner and beers at least.
> > But..that's all I know (for what it's worth). I'll see what I can
> > Terry O'Brien
> > www.anomalousdisturbances.com
> > >From: Stuart Wyatt <email@example.com>
> > >Reply-To: Loopers-Delight@loopers-delight.com
> > >To: Loopers-Delight@loopers-delight.com
> > >Subject: Is Electrix out of business?
> > >Date: Wed, 12 Jun 2002 10:02:48 +0200
> > >
> > >Hi,
> > >
> > >I've heard various rumours that Electrix is, or soon will be out of
> > >business. Their forum is like a ghostship, with the tech guy's long
> > >absence being put down to 'Holidays' and 'Illness'. There are rumours
> > >that there will be no more updates to the OS, and it has been stated
> > >Lisa@Electrix that 'due to a restructure', shipping of Repeaters will
> > >suspended.
> > >
> > >Does anyone on this list have any inside info?
> > >
> > >If the rumours are true, then it will be a sad day for the looping
> > >community. The potential of the Repeater is limitless - only let down
> > >here and there by a few software glitches. Given another year or two
> > >development, and I could seriously see this box wipe the EDP off of
> > >planet....
> > >
> > >--
> > >Stuart Wyatt - Solo String Project
> > >http://www.solostring.com
> > >firstname.lastname@example.org
> > >
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