This is our scale by which to describe the physical condition of an item. By using our grading scale you will accurately describe the physical condition of your item.
Unopened factory shipment
Item must be in a factory sealed box with warranty. Prospective buyers should ask the seller about the warranty.
10 / 10 - Mint
Never used, like out of the box appearance!
No visible scratches, nicks, or blemishes anywhere on the piece. Connectors should be without any scratches or discoloration. Not older than 6 months.
9 / 10 - Excellent
Perfect physical condition, carefully used!
The item should appear as new. Detailed inspection would reveal traces of usage. Mostly demo or one-owner items.
8 / 10 - Very good
Minor flaw on side or top, otherwise perfect condition!
This item should appear perfect on the first sight. One or two minor flaws are allowed, but not on front
7 / 10 - Good
Item is used but well maintained!
Few minor scratches. Perhaps the slightly darker or shiny coloration (knobs, gril covers,...).
6 / 10 - Fair
Item appeared used. Few minor scratches, or 1 major scratch!
Major scratch should not be on front. Some nicks along front edges are allowed.
5 / 10 - Average
Some scratches on the front, even one major!
Item is scratched and noticeably used. Grill covers may not stay on the speaker.
4 / 10 - Mediocre
Item functions are perfectly, visible rough usage!
Item is not eye catcher any more.
3 / 10 - Poor
All functions work, maybe something is missing, very rough usage!
From garage to MyAudioShop.
2 / 10 - Very Poor
Somehow item is working.
1 / 10 - Shot
Somebody need some parts from this item!