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Elegance West is now accepting used equipment
for consignment. We sell used equipment by various
means including at the store and the internet.
Our online reputation is second to none and
we often sell items in the international market
for susbstantially more money. Buyers also tend
to spend more for equipmpent from an established
Audio Equipment dealer than a private seller.
Some older, vintage stereo equipment can be
quite valuable on the open market.
with a list of items you would like to sell.
We can give approximate market values. If it
sounds good to you, simply bring in your stuff.
will handle everything from photography to sale
to packing and shipping to customer satisfaction.
You simply get the final check. Audible Elegance
West charges 40 percent commision of the final
selling price. Please bring the original boxes
if you have them. Having the original box is
extremely helpful in shipping, insurance and
actual value of the item.
are the criteria for the equipment we sell:
1. No Cassette Decks, except Nakamichi
2. No VCRs
3. No Compact or "All-inOne" Systems
4. Speakers without original boxes are on a
case by case basis.
5. No Dual Turntables, or generic turntables.
We will accept turntables on a case-by-case
6. Please call first regarding CD players that
are over 10 years old.
7. No CD changers
8. No homemade products
9. Original boxes and packing are very much
preferred. We can deduct box and packing fees
from your total if your item sells. Having the
original box, remote and manual is key to getting
the best price for your item. If you do not
have the original box and packing for an item
you wish to sell, please call first so we can
determine if we can take it for you. We will
not crate large items.
10. In order for us to sell your items, we must
have it in our store. Sorry, emailed photographs
cannot be used for listing services. It is important
that all parts and accessories must be present
at time of equipment acceptance including remotes
and power cords. Original boxes and manuals
are a plus!
Please make sure your equipment is clean
and works before bringing it in for Consignment.
Any equipment found with an operational defect
will be charged with a $35.00 Service inspection.
We will accept items of any cosmetic condition,
but we reserve the right to refuse to sell any
item. If an item does not successfully sell,
we will return it to you. If an item is very
dirty, we will include a $20.00 cleaning charge.
We also offer a Pickup service, where we will
pick up items from your home. Pickup Charges
are determined by the number of items and their
for more details on consigning your used items.