PRS System

Discussion in 'Microphones (live or studio)' started by Opus2000, Aug 7, 2002.

  1. Opus2000

    Opus2000 Well-Known Member

    Apr 7, 2001
    Well, 58+lbs later the box was sent out to PRS himself...well, not really. It went to the guy selling the Native Tools setup. Anyhue, the thing is a beast...

    Asus A7M266-D W/(2) AMD MP2000+(1.67Ghz)
    1GB DDR PC2100 ECC(ECC is an absolute must for DUAL Processor systems by the way!)
    Enermax 550Watt PSU
    (2)Zalman Heatsink and Fan
    Maxtor 20GB OS and Application drive.
    Adaptec 2930U SCSI Card
    Western Digital 120GB JB IDE in a StorCase removable bay.
    36GB Seagate 10,000RPM Cheetah SCSI drive in a StorCase Removable bay!
    Plextor 24x CDR/W
    Floppy drive
    Windows XP Pro

    Smoking fast.....I didn't get much time to test it tho...I had some "difficulties" obtaining certain pieces...
    For instance...the best one yet!
    Epoch sales down in Santa Ana, they rep for StorCase. I call Thursday morning, 10am here, and place the order for both drive bays...I specifically requested and asked to make sure it arrived the next day. Not a hard request since they are like an hour and a half away! Well, Friday rolls along and I don't have them. Ok, not open on Saturdays so I'll have to wait till monday...Monday comes along and I get sent out to the record plant to drop off some apogee gear(the AD and DA 16) I don't get out of there till 7:30pm...went to work..nothing....ouch. I didn't have her number with me so I couldn't call her.
    So Tuesday rolls about and I call up. Speak to the sales seems this sales person "forgot" to put the order through. .............................................................laung pause of silence..............
    I'm sure you guys could imagine what my thoughts were at that present moment. PISSED OFF :p
  2. Tommy P.

    Tommy P. Well-Known Member

    Jan 10, 2002
    So everythings going ok then? According to Murphy, that is... :p
  3. BrockStapper

    BrockStapper Guest

    Just perfect! :D
  4. Opus2000

    Opus2000 Well-Known Member

    Apr 7, 2001
    WOW!!!! Just got the report back from where the system was dropped off for the RME card and UAD install.....
    96 tracks @ 24/48...
    4 Parametric EQ on all channels
    Gate, Comp and Limiter on all channels
    3 Ren Reverbs on all channels.....

    Need I say more?!!!!!!!!!!!!!! WOOOHOO!!!
    Let the orders fly in!!! That means the Carlos Santana system will be ordered very very soon! Oh boy!!
    Sometimes I wonder how the hell I got involved in this but hey...WTF!!!! Why the hell not!!!!
  5. wiz1

    wiz1 Guest


    congrats OPUS!! all the hard work and many nights of frustration are about to pay off!! When you're ready to open up more facilities and go into mass production, give me a holler.
  6. Opus2000

    Opus2000 Well-Known Member

    Apr 7, 2001
    Mass there's a scary but cool thought! Lol
    How nice would it be to sit at home all day building systems like that....
    What's that Aerosmith tune...Dream on?!!! lmao!
    Ya never know tho....things are in the works for more systems...I will keep you all informed of course!!!

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