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For Sale Monk Audio Phono Amp

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Hi all!
As a part of my equipment thinning exercise, I am putting up my beloved Monk Audio Phono for sale.
My new integarted amp has built in MM and MC phonos plus I already do have another ref grade Phono - Naim with it TOTL power supply. SO letting this go at an unbelievable price!

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The Monk is a transformer based MM/MC phono preamp with Swiss-army like precision, external power supply, sonic performance that blows away preamps costing much, much more and an amazing array of features: 

 • Choice of 5 equalizing curves 
 • Stereo, mono, left, right channel selection 
 • Two-stage gain adjustment: MC gain up to 70 dB 
• Three phono inputs 
 • Impedance settings: 15 kΩ, 33 kΩ, 47 kΩ, 56 kΩ, 100 kΩ, 220 kΩ 
• Capacitance settings: 47 pF, 100 pF, 150 pF, 220 pF, 470 pF, 820 pF
 Read the over-the-top review from Jeff Dorgay of Tone Audio at the link below. http://www.tonepublications.com/analogaholic/the-monk-audio-phonostage/ Retail price is $3,495. Plus shipping. Plus 43% customs etc...

I am selling it for 70k plus shipping.
Condition is 9/10... would have given it 10/10 but due to it being used - won't! but yeah it looks new! Sparingly used.
Will pack it securely - bomb proof!

Also, i had bought a Teradak LPSU for it. Can sell that for an additional 12k. A new one would cost you about $350 plus shipping and customs.

here are some pictures:

https://flic.kr/p/23NgFGu

https://flic.kr/p/23NfGLW

https://flic.kr/p/JqrDMS
 

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Willing to let the Monk go for 65k plus shipping. Will sell the LPS separately @ 15k Plus shipping.
 

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Monk Phono sold to a superb music lover, friend and old HFV FM!
LPSU remains. Will sell it for 15k plus shipping.

Note: it has only been used for less than 2 hours. Not even burnt in! A new one costs a lot more plus shipping and duty = 3 times my asking price!
 
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