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Info: Audio Research REF-5 Silver Line Preamplifier Price Reduced $1000.00 from 6000 to 5000

Asking Price:
USD $5000.00
Retail Price: USD $12000.00
Payment method: Cash, Paypal
Shipping weight: 19.05 (kg) Calculate Shipping
Shipping Dimension: 63.50cm x 63.50cm x 35.56cm
Condition: 9 - Excellent (?)
Date Posted: Sep 28, 17 7:06pm (PST)
Edited: Oct 15, 17 6:04pm
About Seller: Charlybrew
Evansville, IN
United States
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If you are looking for one fantastic sounding, Tube, Line source Preamplifier you have found it. The Audio Research REF-5 Line Preamplifier is one of the most open, dynamic, under priced unit in Audio Research line up. Upgrading to Newer Preamp.

Here is what Absolute Sound had to say in their review: Just copy and past into Search bar. http://www.theabsolutesound.com/articles/audio-research-corporation-reference-5-linestage-preamp-tas-205/

This unit was purchased new by me from Audio Video Logic in Iowa on 12-August-2010.
The unit sold for 11,900.00 in 2010. Color Silver with Black Rack Handles. Purchased with Black Rack handles. Never warmed up to all silver front
It has TLC since purchased. This being a Non Smoking, No pets, no Children Household.
The unit has been under a dust protector (Which is included) when not in use. There have been no issues with unit. Only thing done is changed tubes from time to time. Last complete tube change was 14 January 2016. With 2453 Hours on timer.. Did change out 6550 Rectifier 26 August 2017With NOS 6550-C Svetlana Electron Devices Inc Rectifier. Will include second tube with unit.
The unit presently has 3169 Hours on unit timer.

Rating unit as 9 because it is 7 years old. However it is in perfect condition without any nicks or scratches. Please see attached Photos. Have all original double Shipping boxes, Owners Manual, Remote Control, and paper work. Even the ARC Screwdriver.

Buyer to pay FEDEX Ground to 48 Continental USA States Fully insured. I will pay 1/2 of Pay Pal fees for asking Price of $5000.00
Any questions or concerns please feel free to contact me.

Thanks for considering this unit.

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