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New toy for us

lulimet

Well-Known Member
I had been looking for a receiver with the features that I want and need and had set my eye on a Marantz SR5005. The new models have come out so the 5005 has been on sale on various websites but I still waited for it to go down more. I lucked out today when I went to Best Buy and asked them if they had any left and was told another store has 2 of them for $319 BNIB ($350 after tax) :scared-eek:
I siad YES!! I'll take it! :happy-smileygiantred:
Drove to the other store and picked it up. This is the best price I've found anywhere. $350 is not bad for a receiver which retailed for $800. Accessories4less has refurbished ones for $400 so I didn't think twice when I heard the price :happy-smileygiantred:
 

lulimet

Well-Known Member
Marantz receivers are pretty to look at




:happy-smileygiantred:
 

-B-

Well-Known Member
Nice!!! they weren't bumping any Marantz's when I was in so I ended up with an Elite for around the same price and discount......jealous!!!
 

PaulyT

Behind the Curtain
Staff member
Administrator
Moderator
Superstar
Nice! And a big "you suck" for sure!
 

heeman

Well-Known Member
Famous
Best of luck with your new toy.............and what a great price, that makes it even better!!!
















YOU SUCK!!
 

Kazaam

Well-Known Member
That receiver looks awesome!! Like it should've cost a lot more. Bet it sounds great, too.
 

Rope

Well-Known Member
Famous
Heck, everyone sucks around here today. I've got to update my schiit!

Gotta love the Marantz design, great looking piece of gear!

Rope
 

topper

Well-Known Member
You do suck! At that price you practically stole it . . . .

I love getting a nice product for a nice price!

:handgestures-thumbup:
 

Randy

Well-Known Member
Famous
Yup, you suck!!!

I love Marantz. I am seriously considering the new AV8003 of the even newer AV7005 for the basement and ditching the old Yamaha 2500.
 

Barney

Longhorns, Cowboys, Spurs, & Rangers...love Texas
Still using my "old" Marantz MM9000 amp (refurbed from accessories4less) & "old" Marantz SR880 receiver. I will be looking in the future for another receiver to replace my SR880. Didn't know BB carries Marantz (was just in a BB this past weekend-but didn't look at receivers).
You suck my friend & hope it gives you many years of joy.
 

Randy

Well-Known Member
Famous
Barney I too am still using my old SR870 and DP870 outboard processor upstairs and I still love the sound.
 

hawk52

Well-Known Member
thats the receiver i got back in the spring... great unit and i did not get it for that price... enjoy....
 

lulimet

Well-Known Member
Barney said:
Didn't know BB carries Marantz (was just in a BB this past weekend-but didn't look at receivers).
You have to go in the Magnolia section of the store where they have Marantz, Pioneer Elite and higher end Denon and Yamaha.
 

yromj

Well-Known Member
NICE!!!! I loved the Marantz I had. I know you'll be happy. And yeah...YOU SUCK!!!!

John
 
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