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$3,995.00 $5,000.00  
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Demo unit that's like-new with regular warranty! Call Upscale Audio today! Calypso line stage — the ultimate in combination with our Rhea phono stage, dedicating separate power supplies and chassis for line and phono functions. Ideal for audio or home cinema systems using only line...

$2,899.00 $5,000.00  
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Aesthetix Calypso (used) - Serial #3892. Silver faceplate & black chassis.  There's a very tiny blem on the top edge of the faceplate, that we could not get to show up in pictures, but it's there if you look really hard.  Excellent tubed linestage with both RCA and XLR inputs and...

$2,799.00 $5,000.00  
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Aesthetix Calypso (used) - Serial #2453. Silver faceplate & black chassis.  Excellent tubed linestage with both RCA and XLR inputs and outputs.  Tubes test strong. Comes with a pair of Amperex 7308. Comes with original box, remote, and owner's manual.  Traded in towards a...

$2,499.00 $3,500.00  
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Audible Illusions Modulus 3B (used) - Serial #M32140202.  Black faceplate & chassis.  Preamp is in excellent condition.  External power supply is ding-free... which is rare with small external power supplies! Has four vintage Russian 6H23P-EB tubes (6H23 Type 3). Has oringal...

$4,999.00 $9,000.00  
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Ayre K-1XE (used) – Original box and manual in excellent condition.   90 day Upscale Audio warranty.  This unit is actually a K-1XE w/phono. It was bought originally as a K-1X, and it was sent to the factory and became a K-1XE.  Ayre installed the $2000...

$1,849.00 $3,495.00  
Balanced Audio Technology VK-3ix preamp (used) – Great line-stage preamp that has two balanced inputs, three RCA inputs, as well as both balanced and RCA outputs. Read about it here. It uses four 6922 preamp tubes (better for you than those stinky 6H30 tubes) and a pair of 6V6GT...
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$2,299.00 $3,500.00  
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So... why is it so cool? Uncle Kevin likes it because it has a whole slew of cool features: truly balanced circuitry, zero negative feedback, full function remote control, cinema bypass, and it uses 12AU7 tubes. We've got a ton of the coolest NOS 12AU7s available at prices that won't break...

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All right... we all know that the SLP 98 is rockin’. We know it’s one of Uncle Kevin’s fave preamps. But we can’t leave well enough alone... Our customers know that whenever possible, we try to get special features or options available to fine-tune your system to...

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All right... we all know that the SLP 98 is rockin’. We know it’s one of Uncle Kevin’s fave preamps. But we can’t leave well enough alone... Our customers know that whenever possible, we try to get special features or options available to fine-tune your system to...

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Cary Audio SLP 98P (used) - Serial #230524. Regular SLP 98P, not a Formula 1 version. Jaguar Carnival Red chassis with black faceplate. All-tube full function preamp with built-in tubed phonostage. Unit was recently re-tubed with four Electro Harmonix 6SN7s in the linestage, and NOS...

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Cary Audio SLP98P-MC F1 (open stock) - Serial #240582. Anthracite black chassis & silver faceplate. Take the Cary SLP-98P preamp, and add a dose of cool parts, then polish it off with the kewlest phono stage ever, and you got something that will make you giggle more than a 12 year old girl...

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All right... we all know that the SLP 98 is rockin’. We know it’s one of Uncle Kevin’s fave preamps. But we can’t leave well enough alone... Our customers know that whenever possible, we try to get special features or options available to fine-tune your system to...

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Cary Audio SLP 98P Formula 1 Edition (used) - Serial #270168. High gloss anthracite black chassis with black faceplate. All-tube full function preamp with built-in tubed phonostage. This one is suped up with all the Formula 1 goodies: Jensen oil/copper coupling caps, Audio One...

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All right... we all know that the SLP 98 is rockin’. We know it’s one of Uncle Kevin’s fave preamps. But we can’t leave well enough alone... Our customers know that whenever possible, we try to get special features or options available to fine-tune your system to...

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Conrad Johnson Classic 2 (used) - OK Kiddies here’s the deal. I have a Classic 2 that is near new. As you may or may not know, preamps that have real high gain can have an issue with tube life http://www.conradjohnsonowners.com/viewtopic.php?f=10&t=469 I used have a cure...

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Conrad Johnson ET-3SE (used) – Serial #1881218. Like new with only a few hundred hours on it. Just received but we don’t sell them until the customer has had their new product at home and is happy with it for 30 days.  Traded in towards a PrimaLuna DiaLogue Premium...
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