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Offline BJ

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Rotel RP 830 with TALK Zephyr C50 cartridge
« on: February 24, 2017, 07:47:07 PM »
Hi Guys
Want to advertise this but no idea of going rate....
Have extra belt and C50 is brand new.

Any pointers as to a fair asking price?

Much appreciated.







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Re: Rotel RP 830 with TALK Zephyr C50 cartridge
« Reply #1 on: February 25, 2017, 08:15:21 PM »
Can't say I know either, the TT looks like an RP1? Cart if with TT originally was probably a rebranded AT 91
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Re: Rotel RP 830 with TALK Zephyr C50 cartridge
« Reply #2 on: February 25, 2017, 09:21:51 PM »
R2000-2500 ish. ....is my guess
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Re: Rotel RP 830 with TALK Zephyr C50 cartridge
« Reply #3 on: February 26, 2017, 08:51:22 AM »
R2000-2500 ish. ....is my guess


And considering some of the shagged out sh1t people buy for that kind of money today it would be a good deal. 







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Re: Rotel RP 830 with TALK Zephyr C50 cartridge
« Reply #4 on: February 26, 2017, 08:15:07 PM »
^^^Agreed entirely.
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Re: Rotel RP 830 with TALK Zephyr C50 cartridge
« Reply #5 on: February 26, 2017, 08:23:22 PM »
Sold one this weekend with a Rega  Bias cart for R2500

It''s a real 'sleeper' table.. A nice Jelco sourced tonearm, a hefty bearing and platter and a sturdy plinth. The only thing they cheaped out on is the 4 pole synchronous motor. That said when I set up the deck for sale it never measured bad for speed stability or accuracy...
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Re: Rotel RP 830 with TALK Zephyr C50 cartridge
« Reply #6 on: February 26, 2017, 08:59:03 PM »
had one of those with a Goldring cartridge sometime back. Not bad at all. Its bigger brother the RP 850 was closer to a Planar 2. Much sturdier plinth and heavier sandwich type setup.


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Re: Rotel RP 830 with TALK Zephyr C50 cartridge
« Reply #7 on: February 28, 2017, 06:56:23 PM »
Thanks Guys
For valuable inputs....

Traded unit for little more R3k.....guess I was to generous with client.

Will put into market for R2750incl and hope for the best.......guess what you lose on the swings you make up on the roundabout :thumbs:
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