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Item: Audio Research SP20 Pre Amp including phono stage Silver 
Location: Sydney
Price: $4,900
Item Condition: Excellent condition, no marks or scratches, total hours used about 1200, although the remote control has a couple of small buff marks.
Reason for selling: Upgrading
Payment Method: Pickup - Cash, COD Only
Extra Info:

Comes with box and manual.
Purchased new in Australia. 

Please contact me for further information
 
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Very nice. Definitely one of their offerings that didn't receive the attention it deserved given its great sound. GLWTS.

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