TRIO / KENWOOD: KT-917 FM tuner – Some people believe that the Kenwood KT-917 is the finest FM tuner that was ever manufactured.

This is what tubesound.com have to say on the subject: Some people believe that the Kenwood KT-917 is the finest FM tuner that was ever manufactured. This is truly the cream of the crop. Pulse Count Detector, high build quality, Made in Japan. A fellow in my community decided to trade-in this KT-917 for some […]

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MARANTZ VINTAGE NOT ON EBAY via THE AUDIO MISER – updated 06/08/21

20b … https://www.usaudiomart.com/details/649699338-marantz-tuner-model-20b/ 2252B PART [USA] … https://www.bonanza.com/booths/Marblehead_Audio/items/1099357411?awc=6238_1627398833_8e3b09df3666397efda1295859f32e91&utm_source=awin&utm_medium=cpa 2110 … https://www.subito.it/audio-video/marantz-2110-oscilloscope-stereo-tuner-am-fm-milano-370498858.htm 6150 TURNTABLE [USA] … https://reverb.com/item/42496305-marantz-6150-turntable-with-original-box 2215 BL … https://www.2dehands.be/a/audio-tv-en-foto/versterkers-en-ontvangers/m1657297387-marantz-2215bl-vintage-retro-tuner-versterker-receiver.html 2216B [USA] … https://www.bonanza.com/booths/retrosupplyco/items/1096607431?awc=6238_1627399480_164c17fc8753ab836ccd2c7314ff3ee9&utm_source=awin&utm_medium=cpa 2218 … https://www.olx.com.pe/item/receiver-marantz-modelo-2218-japan-iid-1103107000 2250B … https://reverb.com/item/38478153-marantz-model-2250b-stereophonic-receiver SR 6000 [USA] … https://reverb.com/item/42499145-marantz-sr-6000-1980-wood-with-nickle-faceplate 2250B … https://www.olx.com.pe/item/receiver-marantz-modelo-2250-b-japan-iid-1103107385 2252B … https://www.olx.com.pe/item/receiver-marantz-modelo-2252b-japan-iid-1103107663 3800 PREAMP [USA] … https://reverb.com/item/42482462-marantz-3800-preamp-black-silver 2330 … https://www.usaudiomart.com/details/649699949-marantz-2330-receiver-professionally-serviced-partial-recap-new-fuses-and-new-leds-excellent-conditi/ 2330B … https://www.usaudiomart.com/details/649700029-marantz-2330b-vintage-receiver-excellent-cosmetics-sold-as-is-read-description/ 4140 [USA] … […]

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BUT DID YOU? So, got what you bargained for did you?

Michael Vronsky writes: Did we in the high-end buyers arena get what we bargained for when we chose the lowest price over service and advice? Dealers have always discounted. It’s implicit in the descriptive word ‘dealers’ i.e. ‘to deal’ Perhaps ‘retailer’ might be more appropriate? Anyway – even famous dealers may be obliged to offer […]

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LUXMAN VINTAGE NOT ON EBAY via THE AUDIO MISER. This list created 03/08/21

A383 … https://www.olx.pl/d/oferta/wzmacniacz-luxman-a383-CID99-IDKo1fB.html T12 [USA SPEC]… https://www.canuckaudiomart.com/details/649761002-luxman-t-12-tuner/ LX380 [US SPEC] … https://www.canuckaudiomart.com/details/649741961-luxman-lx-380-tube-amplifier-and-matching-tube-cd-player-d-380-new-japan-model/ L230 … https://www.subito.it/audio-video/amplificatore-luxman-l-230-vibo-valentia-360261016.htm A312 … https://allegrolokalnie.pl/oferta/wzmacniacz-luxman-a312 MO2 [USA SPEC] … https://www.canuckaudiomart.com/details/649760940-luxman-m-02-power-amplifier-one-owner-from-new-spotlessly-clean-inside-and-out-9910/ R3005 [USA SPEC] … https://www.canuckaudiomart.com/details/649760899-luxman-r-3055-receiver-serviced/ AK590.2 … https://www.subito.it/audio-video/luxman-lv-111-napoli-392646021.htm C03 … https://www.hifi.pl/ogloszenie/audio/46/388408.php CL36 … https://www.hifi.pl/ogloszenie/audio/26/413606.phpK111 [USA] … https://www.kijiji.ca/v-stereo-systems-home-theatre/st-johns/luxman-k-111-stereo-cassette-tape-deck-player-recorder-hx-pro-do/1578102065 RX101 [USA] … https://www.bonanza.com/booths/Triple_Eights/items/1097492481?awc=6238_1627393621_22cb5b160b9f8882e6f3daf0cf220efb&utm_source=awin&utm_medium=cpa K105 [USA] … https://www.bonanza.com/booths/Vanbonanza/items/1095087484?awc=6238_1627393672_1d54b5df8e79d56b4f3c1071977ad22e&utm_source=awin&utm_medium=cpa DA06 [USA] … https://www.usaudiomart.com/details/649759659-luxman-da-06-dac-us-version/ CL88 … https://www.hifi.pl/ogloszenie/audio/02/395497.php […]

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Battle of the big Japanese integrated amps

  EDITOR’S NOTE: The opinions expressed below here do not necessarily reflect those of our editorial team – just in case you wondered. Neil. I see the price of big 1990s Japanese integrated amps are steadily rising on the bay….are they really worth it  Apart from the Sony ES line which I know are good, […]

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OTARI NOT ON EBAY via THE AUDIO MISER. This list was created 01/08/21

MTR 15 PART [USA] … https://www.ukaudiomart.com/details/649725170-otari-mtr15-complete-head-housing-cover/ 5050B … https://www.willhaben.at/iad/kaufen-und-verkaufen/d/otari-5050-b-mastering-tonbandmschine-mit-zubehoer-429170034/ BTR 10 … https://yahoo.aleado.com/lot?auctionID=w450119074 5050B PART [USA] … https://reverb.com/item/41432204-otari-pm-833a-circuit-board-for-mx-5050-reel-to-reel-tape-machine BTR 5 … https://www.tradera.com/item/170612/444002141/otari-btr-5-proffs-rullbandspelare MTR 12 [UK] … https://hifiwigwam.com/megastore/product/otari-mtr12-reel-to-reel-tape-machine/?refsource=hifishark DTR 7 … https://www.willhaben.at/iad/kaufen-und-verkaufen/d/otari-dtr-7-dat-recorder-429331722/ DTR 7 … https://www.willhaben.at/iad/kaufen-und-verkaufen/d/otari-dtr-7-dat-recorder-429331722/ 5050 B-3 [USA] … https://www.usaudiomart.com/details/649749206-otari-5050-b3-2-with-brand-new-flux-magnetics-playback-head-upgraded-brakes-and-rollers-great-perfor/ DTR 7 https://www.willhaben.at/iad/kaufen-und-verkaufen/d/otari-dtr-7-dat-recorder-405230886/ DTR 8 … https://elektro.bazos.sk/inzerat/116958077/d-a-t-otari-dtr-8-pioneer-d-07.php MTR 12 … https://hifiwigwam.com/megastore/product/otari-mtr12-reel-to-reel-tape-machine/?refsource=hifishark MTR 12 … https://hifiwigwam.com/megastore/product/otari-mtr12-reel-to-reel-tape-machine/?refsource=hifishark […]

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