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SOTA Cosmos Turntable

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Cosmos Turntable
Cosmos Turntable

This high quality turntable offers a belt driven vacuum platter system, a four-point spring sub-chassis, a unique inverted bearing design and a separate power supply. Speeds of 33 and 45 RPM electronically switchable with easy fine tuning.
With original Sota Cosmos centre clamp, new vacuum hose and new connecting power cord. The armboard provided is for a 9 inch tonearm.
Experts agree that the Cosmos is one of the finest turntables available.
Please note that the tonearm and cartridge are not included.

Mcintosh c2500 Valve preamp/DAC/Phono Stage

R 53 000
McIntosh C2500 Preamplifier
McIntosh C2500 Preamplifier

This Valve Preamplifier is one of the most versatile High End preamps on the market. The C2500 offers a dedicated MM Phono Stage and 5 digital inputs, including one USB. The digital input will decode digital music at up to 32 bits and 192 kHz, for high resolution audio playback.

Unit is about 4 years old and comes with original box, remote control and is in as new condition.
New price around R 120 000.

Mcintosh C46 Preamplifier with MM Phono Stage

R 42 000
McIntosh C46 Preampifier

Typical McIntosh sound from this unit, with comprehensive benefit of equalisation and superb MM Phono Stage.

Unit is in immaculate condition and comes with original box and remote.

Audio Research Ref 250 Monoblocks

R 199 000
Ref250 Monoblocks

One of the finest valve power amplifiers Audio Research has ever produced, offering up to 270 Watts per channel. Will make an ideal partner for any reference speaker in the highend world. These units include a brand new set of high quality Audio Research matched valves. Comes with a 6 months warranty (V 3m).

Pro-Ject
Tube Box SE Mk2

R 6 900
Pro-Ject
Pro-Ject

MC/MM Phono stage offering subsonic filter and different load settings.

Audio Research Ref 9 CD/DAC VERSION 2.0
apple & Win10

R87 000
Audio Research Ref 9 CD/DAC

This is an incredible valve CD/DAC unit which has been traded in by one of our clients upgrading tho the new REF 9 Special Edition. Stereophile has given this CD player the much sought after product of the year award.

This specific unit is 4 years old and includes the V 2.0 upgrade. Comes with a new high quality AR matched 6550 power supply valve. Warranty is 6 months (V 1m).


Sonically, the Ref CD 9 is combining the magical musicality of valves with new level of transparency.
Digital inputs: USB 2.0HS, AES/EBU, RCA, and Toslink. All inputs handle 24 bit/192k resolution.
Sample rate conversion is selectable for all inputs, allowing playback in native resolution or via upsampling, including compact disc and - for the first time - the USB input. Additionally, there is a selectable digital filter, with either fast or slow rolloff.

Audio Research REF 10 VALVE PREAMPLIFIER

R 184 000
Audio Research Ref10

The Ref 10 includes critically chosen components, proprietary custom-made capacitors and wiring. The signal path is fully discrete, all-tube, pure Class-A with zero feedback. Also offered is an interactive touch-screen display. There are dual, separate low- and high- voltage transformers for each channel and there is enough energy storage for a serious power amplifier. A stunning achievement by Audio Reserach.

Comes with new AR high quality matched power supply valves, original packaging, metal remote and a 6 months warranty (V 1m).

MBL 126 Speakers

R 159 000
MBL 126 speaker
MBL 126 speaker
MBL 126 speaker

The MBL 126's are the smallest Radialstrahlers in the MBL program. They carry all the genes needed to bring music to life in a tangible, true, three-dimensional presentation. Producing an open, non listener-position-dependant sound that charactarises their senior siblings.

These specific units are only 1 1/2 years old and still have all the protective cling wrap on them.
With original wooden transport box and remaining factory warranty will be transfered.

Lampizator DAC

R 29 000
Lampizator DAC

with valve output stage.

Please call for more details.

AYON Orthos XS Valve Monoblocks KT150

R 194 800
Ayon Orthos XS Monoblocks

These are truly amazing valve monoblocks with stunning looks and workmanship. Made in Austria.

The amplifiers have only been used for one year and come with very low hours. KT 150 valves typically run for 3'500 hours.

New price R 480 000


2x 400 Watts of pure Class A power. Zero negative feedback, no solid-state device in the signal path and a high current/low-impedance which operates it's tubes in a sweet spot. The Orthos XS has an automatic bias-circuit without a negative sonic influence. These amplifiers also offer the possibility of switching between Pentode and Triode mode.

Manley steelhead rc phono stage

R 52 500
Manley steelhead phonostage

Latest version with remote control. Highly rated phonostage which can also be used via it's variable output as a preamp. Unit is in beautiful condition. Original box and remote control included.
New price approx. R 130 000.

Audio Research Ref 40th Anniversary Preamplifier

R 159 000
Audio Research 40th Anniversary Preamplifier

This sought after double chassis anniversary product from Audio Research is now available for the first time as a preowned unit. Designed with multiple stages of electronic regulation and specially custom designed components manufactured solely for Audio Research. The audio curcuit is what you would expect from Audio Research: an all-tube pure Class-A triode with zero feedback. Also the use of special custom Teflon coupling capacitors, each weighing more than 2 pounds, together with Teflon bypass capacitors, make this a true anniversary product. New price was $ 25'000. This unit is now offered with a full set of new matched high quality Audio Research valves. With original box and a 6 months warranty (V 3m).

Clearaudio Master Reference

R 146 000
Clearaudio Master Reference
Clearaudio Master Reference
Clearaudio Master Reference

This turntable is the true measurement of perfection. Specially selected parts, excellent technical qualities, elegant appearance and pride of ownership. This is the first time that this masterpiece has come onto the preowned market in South Africa.


The Master Reference features the following benefits:
- Master Reference Chassis, designed to be resonance free
- Separate Accurate Power Generator, operating like a small power plant
- Three motors, using silicon belts
- Magnetic bearing
- Tangential tonearm included
- Totally isolated motors, ensuring a resonance free environment for the platter and cartridge
New price for turntable Euro 16'000, new price for tangential tonearm Euro 6'500

Dali Megaline Speakers

Mk I: R 249 500
Mk III: R 335 000

Dali Megaline Loudspeaker
Dali Megaline Loudspeaker
Dali Megaline Loudspeaker

This is one of the finest Full Range Loudspeakers ever made.
The Dali Megaline Loudspeaker is a genuine line source speaker which demonstrates very real advantages. This speaker is a statement product which stands nearly 2.5 m tall and uses no fewer than 15 drive units. A factor that distinguishes the Megaline from practically everything else on the market, is the use of an unusually tall ribbon tweeter that runs almost floor to ceiling.


The Megaline's tweeter is "nearly" a continuous ribbon, equivalent to 80 (!) 25mm domes. The main difference between a line- and a point source is that a line creates a cylindrical rather than a spherical soundwave and this has important implications. First, the sound pressure of a cylindrical wave decays according to a square law, where as a spherical wave follows a cube law. The practical implication is that there will be noticeably less variation in loudness as one moves towards or away from the line source speakers, and therefore creates a more consistant volume level throughout the room. Because the line source delivers a cylindrical sound wave, there is virtually no output upwards or downwards, restricting ceiling and floor reflections. The total sound reaching the listener will have a smaller proportion of room reflected content compared to a point source, and this will sharpen the stereo image precision. The influence of room standing wave modes is likely to be reduced, but the most intriguing consequence is that the sound balance remains consistent and image stays at ear height, whether you are standing, sitting or lying on the floor. A final point is that because a line-source speaker necessarily has a much larger driver area than a point-source design, the speaker has massive reserves of power handling, loudness capability and headroom, and also couples well to the air volume in the listening room.
Furthermore, this speaker system offers an easy amplifier load of around 5 Ohms and therefore is also a candidate for valve amplifiers.
The Megalines play in the league of speakers costing above one million Rand.
We also have a second pair available, which is the Megaline Mk I. Both models are set up for demonstration. Please call us for further details.
Also see Absolute Sound Editors Choice and Stereoplay Germany, Editors choice, as well as British HiFi Choice Special Collection.
Price includes transport costs and installation within South Africa. New price EUR 60'000.

Audio Research LS25 Valve Preamplifier

R 23 800
Audio Research LS25
LS25

Using four 6922 twin triode valves, offering beautiful pure Class-A valve sound, performance is smooth and detailed, with good sound stage and focus. The overall presentation is refined jet with power that extends effortlessly into the frequency extremes. Output gain selectable (6dB, 12dB, 18dB,) comes with the original manual and AR box, 6 months warranty(V 1 m). Furthermore, this unit comes with new high quality valves matched and sourced by Audio Research. Client upgraded to AR Ref 5.

Audio Research SP17 Pre-Amplifier

R 28 900 Demo Unit Price
Audio Research SP17 Pre-Amp

Including phono stage and remote control. The SP17 is pure Class A and a benchmark in its segment of the market. It will infuse new life and vitality into virtually any system.
New Price R 54 000

Dali Epicon Vocal Centre Speaker

R 29 500
Dali Epicon Vocal Centre Speaker

This is probably one of the finest Centre Speakers available, offers a ribbon tweeter which results in excellent voice reproduction, beautiful build quality, speaker has never been used, only been unpacked for photo.
New price R 79 000

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