old vs. new

Discussion in 'AV Receivers' started by MitchL, Jan 4, 2004.

  1. MitchL

    MitchL Auditioning

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    How do you feel about buying old hi end, acurus a125x5 amp w/ acurus act 3 pre amp processor or buying new combo amp tuner. will use in den for home theatre. both options to cost approx $1200. which way do i go.
    thanks
     
  2. Chuck Kent

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    IMO, the Acurus amp would be fine. But the Act3 had lots of unhappy owners. If the deal is for both as a pair, I'd pass...
     
  3. MitchL

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    how much schould i pay for the a125x5 in your opinion?
    anybody else have any feedback on the act3 preamp?????
     
  4. Chuck Kent

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    I'm out of the loop on used pricing. You might check audiogon.com for some ideas...
     

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