This was on ebay in Toronto, and just finished. Did it sell?
They were asking £55k for it, which seems very fair, considering it included a protools rig! From the seller:
Opertunities are rare and this is one. PRICED TO SELL
contact only. (email@example.com)
FORSALE / Custom Neve 80 series all descrete Class A electronics, Comes with Protools, & Tannoys
This console is in 8 of 10 condition , and in private use since 2003 originally from ( SABC Africa) RAPED AND REBUILT. This is our last custom Helm desk.
You get 32 EQ’s 36 group modules ,100 P&G faders black and silver,with every single electrolitic and tantalum capacitor changed with brand new stock Philps and Nichicon @ 50 volts and video documented June 2010. (Video coming Youtube)
All master 3415 & 1272 and group amps have been calibrated/. This desk is ready to go with all 36 modules routed, EQs in and faders @ 0db, with house wound, she is dead quiet .
THIS DESK WILL RUN FOR 25 MORE YEARS EASY AND STILL MIX SOUND AFTER YOUR MAC IS DEAD AND GONE.
EQs are custom built 1095 / 1081/ type all descrete in mint condition gold plated switches pop and drag free , mix bus is 3415 and 1272 dual mix, A total of 4 / 3416s and 15/ 3415s are in the penthouse behind meters, tons of parts are included enough of the rite stuff to keep her operating for years.
Knew switch caps for the 1986 groups are coming via selco and 6 more 2264 compressors are available , only 2 are supplied.
Tannoys 8s are Included ,Protools and 2 24bit 96khz delta 1010s
you also get cables , snakes, and 2 extra 3416s and a 3415.
Serious Inquiries only, we dont care if you think your an neve expert.This is our last Neve desk the owner is retireing
dont wait long. We are 2 hours from Buffalo 3 from Detroit
and 30 min from Toronto.
We have crated and safely shipped more than 20 consoles in 10 years, LA, Boston,Vancouver, and UK, references are available no problem.
Bank draft by direct payment only. No Paypal