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Old 08-05-2017, 12:33 PM
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Old 08-05-2017, 05:57 PM
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Ivan.......Thanks for setting up the new Mark Levinson forum. There are plenty of fans who will appreciate a place to chat about their gear.

https://www.audioaficionado.org/forumdisplay.php?f=181
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Back in the 90's I lusted after a pair of the No. 33 monos......I'll bet they still hold up quite well to some of the current higher end monoblocks out there. Very impressive.

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Old 08-05-2017, 06:07 PM
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Back in the 90's I lusted after a pair of the No. 33 monos......I'll bet they still hold up quite well to some of the current higher end monoblocks out there. Very impressive.

Yep, so did I. The 33 Reference -- $33K per pair and 300 watts IIRC & HEAVY. Had a dealer in town at the time. Back in '96-97 or thereabouts.

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I feel as though I should post something since I've bought into the brand. I'm not one of those people who thinks only one brand is good, but I enjoy my Mark Levinson gear.

I'm hoping to add a No. 519 to my stack sometime in the next 6 months.
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I feel as though I should post something since I've bought into the brand. I'm not one of those people who thinks only one brand is good, but I enjoy my Mark Levinson gear.

I'm hoping to add a No. 519 to my stack sometime in the next 6 months.
Karl.......The new Mark Levinson No. 519 streaming audio player and DAC is a fine looking component. I will be very interested in your comments once you have this in your system. Don't forget to begin a new thread in the Mark Levinson forum area once you have it up and running.






The interior view of the Mark Levinson No. 519 represents quiet the display of audio parts art.


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Karl.......The new Mark Levinson No. 519 streaming audio player and DAC is a fine looking component. I will be very interested in your comments once you have this in your system. Don't forget to begin a new thread in the Mark Levinson forum area once you have it up and running.

The interior view of the Mark Levinson No. 519 represents quiet the display of audio parts art.
Would agree that that is one nice looking unit. Never seen the interior before but it looks impressive.
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Karl.......The new Mark Levinson No. 519 streaming audio player and DAC is a fine looking component. I will be very interested in your comments once you have this in your system. Don't forget to begin a new thread in the Mark Levinson forum area once you have it up and running.
Dan, you're putting pressure on me! It really all depends on how good of a deal I can get; I had to say no to a no brainer offer on one because the offer came a few days after I paid in full for my 5 Revel speakers. I thought it best to give my wife a chance to compose herself before I did that to her again.
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