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#222065 - 09/22/08 08:41 PM best sales lines for used gear
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Registered: 05/13/02
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a line from a pair of Quad speakers for sale on audiogon

"There has been much written about the sound of the speakers. I will not endeavor to describe the sound in detail but only say that you'll be hard-pressed to find anything better at the price. Current models of the quad ESL sell for upwards of $10,000... Can be used with a receiver or the finest separate components. The higher quality of the source components will however give you the finest available reproduction on the face of the earth. When paired with a world-class woofer system can become unparalleled. Like a fine French wine, the best silk suit, a Ferrari or $3000 escort.

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#222066 - 09/22/08 08:43 PM Re: best sales lines for used gear [Re: chesseroo]
EFalardeau Offline
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Registered: 08/27/07
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Loc: Laval, Quebec, Canada
Wow! A 3000$ Escort! That's a lot of money for a Ford!
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#222067 - 09/22/08 08:48 PM Re: best sales lines for used gear [Re: EFalardeau]
tomtuttle Offline
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Registered: 06/20/03
Posts: 8343
Loc: Tacoma
I'm looking for the finest available subterranean reproduction, so I guess they're not for me.
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#222068 - 09/22/08 08:49 PM Re: best sales lines for used gear [Re: tomtuttle]
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Escorts are not for reproduction, just for practice.
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#222069 - 09/22/08 08:51 PM Re: best sales lines for used gear [Re: EFalardeau]
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Registered: 08/12/03
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Loc: Omaha, NE
 Originally Posted By: EFalardeau
Escorts are not for reproduction, just for practice.


\:D

Awesome.

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#222083 - 09/22/08 09:24 PM Re: best sales lines for used gear [Re: AdamP88]
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I'm starting to think you only come here for the excellent jokes.
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#222093 - 09/22/08 09:30 PM Re: best sales lines for used gear [Re: EFalardeau]
chesseroo Offline
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 Originally Posted By: EFalardeau
Escorts are not for reproduction, just for practice.

ZING... \:D
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#222159 - 09/22/08 11:57 PM Re: best sales lines for used gear [Re: pmbuko]
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Registered: 08/12/03
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Well get cracking then, that one was a dud.



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#222164 - 09/23/08 12:13 AM Re: best sales lines for used gear [Re: AdamP88]
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Loc: Tulsa, Oklahoma
wow... these boards bontinue to amaze me everyday!
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#222169 - 09/23/08 01:08 AM Re: best sales lines for used gear [Re: terzaghi]
fredk Offline
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 Originally Posted By: terzaghi
wow... these boards bontinue to amaze me everyday!

I don't even know what that means, but I agree!
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#222173 - 09/23/08 01:37 AM Re: best sales lines for used gear [Re: fredk]
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Sounds like a type of Japanese food or something. Maybe I've just got sushi on the brain...
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#222188 - 09/23/08 08:10 AM Re: best sales lines for used gear [Re: fredk]
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This is cracking me up. lol \:D
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#222204 - 09/23/08 10:20 AM Re: best sales lines for used gear [Re: Ken.C]
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 Originally Posted By: kcarlile
Sounds like a type of Japanese food or something. Maybe I've just got sushi on the brain...

Ken, that probably took a lot of courage, you know, to go public with your man-crush. I hadn't pegged you as the kind of guy with a fetish for Asian biochemists. Is that why Sushi doesn't come around the boards any more? Do we need to alert his local authorities?
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