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    Ruark Prelude One in Yew finish

    Up for sale a matched pair of Ruark Prelude One in stunning Yew finish.
    One careful owner from new, they are six years old and come complete with original spikes and undamaged grilles.
    Beauty meets the eye, I have stripped them down to the original wood, built up a foundation and applied two coats of natural clear beeswax so that the new owner will be maintenance-free for a very long time.

    Conditions are 8.7/10, drivers and grilles are in perfect conditions and the woodwork is in top notch.
    Very high WAF these work very well in a small space too, please don`t take my word for it and come along for free coffee and demo in Edinburgh.
    ***NOW SOLD***






























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    they look lovely, but are you quite sure its not 'Yew' finish????
    You can't change the wind
    but you can alter the sails
    or eat less beans?

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    Quote Originally Posted by rockmeister View Post
    they look lovely, but are you quite sure its not 'Yew' finish????
    Be gentile with him Rocky

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    Quote Originally Posted by rockmeister View Post
    they look lovely, but are you quite sure its not 'Yew' finish????
    Ups...absolutely, thanks for that it always catches me out.

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    Look gorgeous

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    That's a lovely looking speaker,and having had a few Ruark's no doubt a great sounding one too.Excellent bargain for 375.

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    i bought a pair of these brand new years ago, they are the `Reference' model with the slide on grilles and the finish is Yew as mentioned. new price was approx 975 rather than 2k though. lovely speakers.

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    Can these be posted?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Bourney View Post
    i bought a pair of these brand new years ago, they are the `Reference' model with the slide on grilles and the finish is Yew as mentioned. new price was approx 975 rather than 2k though. lovely speakers.
    Admittedly I must have made some confusion on the RRP as they were around 1k in the last few examples (as these) + a 300 premium on the Yew finish.
    Please forgive any mistakes I`m doing on the way, I am learning day by day and any comment and/or advice is very much appreciated.


    Quote Originally Posted by johnniebaby View Post
    Can these be posted?

    Yes the speakers will be posted for an additional 20 fully insured and tracked by TNT.


    Quote Originally Posted by TheCherub View Post
    Title changed for you
    Thanks man, much appreciated!

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    I have a pair of these and they are marvellous. Just so natural and rich sounding.... Mine aren't quite as pretty as those though - that finish is stunning!

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    Quote Originally Posted by psychochicken View Post
    I have a pair of these and they are marvellous. Just so natural and rich sounding.... Mine aren't quite as pretty as those though - that finish is stunning!
    I absolutely agree, they put to shame many more expensive speakers for the inner quality that they possess.
    Anybody that sees them can not stop but marvel at the fantastic intricacy the nature has to offer, a true piece of furniture no less.
    I have added some more pictures for you all, first comes first served as they say.

















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    ***bump***

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    ***now sold***

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