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Item Condition: Cosmetically good. Working as they should.
Shipping Options: Pickup available and you can audition.
Suburb or Town: Richmond
State: VIC
Payment Method: EFT, cash
Reason for selling: Upgraded

Further information:   A pair of classic Proac standmounts.
These are superb small speakers which I'm selling because owning 3 pairs of Proacs is excessive and recently I’ve scored a pair of 1SC. 

They don’t need loads of power but they scale really well with quality amplification and aren't embarrassed by fancier partnering equipment. They are particularly well suited to tubes - I’ve had them on a Weston Topaz and they were wonderful. On my Magtech they sang. 

They are in good cosmetic  condition. There are a few scratches in the veneer on side on side of one speaker, which you can see from the photos. There are no structural problems or damage.

You probably know their reputation - it’s very well deserved - but there are plenty of reviews on the net.  

https://www.stereophile.com/content/proac-response-1s-loudspeaker

 

Buyer must audition to confirm condition on pick up.

 

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i had the pleasure of owning a pair of these years ago driven by Mcintosh MA6900 and they are indeed an exceptional speakers considering their size....

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42 minutes ago, Pebbles said:

Wes Phillips was certainly impressed...these ARE a bargain. GLWTS

 Ohh. I miss Wes :( 

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There really is something special about these speakers.  They sound good with most genres due to that magical midrange.

 

I lusted after one after I heard a pair at andrei's.  When I finally got mine, it remained my main pair for 3 years.

 

Good luck with the sale, you shouldn't need it :-).

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daym I had a clone 1s and it was awesome.  I sold them just last week I was hoping to test it with the real one but I waited for a while with no luck.  The clone I have is very musical so I assume this will even be more special than the clone.   This should be gone quickly! :)

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5 hours ago, Dom V said:

daym I had a clone 1s and it was awesome.  I sold them just last week I was hoping to test it with the real one but I waited for a while with no luck.  The clone I have is very musical so I assume this will even be more special than the clone.   This should be gone quickly! :)

Sorry to hijack....where can I find these clones...?

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On 16/04/2021 at 8:51 PM, Sounder10 said:

Sorry to hijack....where can I find these clones...?

Not sure where bnew but I got mine here and spent about 500 on the crossovers. I would've loved to test it against the real 1s.   I woudve jumped on to these speakers it was 2 weeks ago

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20 hours ago, Dom V said:

Not sure where bnew but I got mine here and spent about 500 on the crossovers. I would've loved to test it against the real 1s.   I woudve jumped on to these speakers it was 2 weeks ago

Only a couple of pairs of these 1s or 1 sc have come up the last decade. People just don’t sell them. Amazed they’re still here actually. 

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2 hours ago, Telecine said:

 

That is very good. You should do them for a living. GLWTS.

I’m better looking than him

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