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The $485 Volume Knob

MikeSorensen May 16, 2012 No Comments
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which is directed toward high end audiophiles, the phenomena of ripping off a purchaser of high end consumer electronics is covered with an example. Perceived value can be exaggerated to make a sale, and in this case it’s the marketing of wooden replacement knobs for stereo equipment for $485 each. These knobs supposedly act as superior vibration dampers on the pots and other control gear and thereby improve the sound quality.

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The $485 Volume Knob

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I am a structural engineer as well as a master furniture maker. I design cabinets for low frequency, activated carbon absorbers.Connect with me on Google+

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