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Preston HU2 Handset, Charger, Rings, G3 MDR-2 Board

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#1 Rory_Moles



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Posted 03 February 2014 - 07:03 AM


sorry to see my trusty, ultra reliable Preston Hand Unit 2 go but its now orphaned as I am buying an HU3. Last overhauled by Preston in May 2012 and has worked flawlessly since. Action is very smooth, just the right amount of friction. I am selling all the parts separately but first refusal and a 10% discount on all the accessories goes to whoever buys the handset.

All items are in London and can be inspected/tested.


Hand Unit, bought new in 2005

It has never been dry hired and has been very well looked after, always stored dry, never dropped.












Pic of rear of handset





A pair of Batteries, still holding charge for 2 days straight, £100 the pair







Front of batteries



Preston Charger, the board was replaced in September 2012 by Optical Support (I think the bill approached £500 !) and has worked flawlessly since, £100



MDR-2 Serial programming lead, 3 pin lemo fitting, unused £5,



6 x Marking Discs in excellent condition, not abraded or stretched or scratched £60



6 more marking discs, all in good condition as above £60,



5 marking discs, all good condition as above £50, pics on request



I also have a G3 board for an MDR-2 in perfect working condition, overhauled by Preston in May 2012 £140 O.N.O pics on request

and a G3 board for an F/I unit, in perfect working condition, also overhauled by Preston in May 2012. £140 O.N.O pics on request

The hand unit will be posted via Fedex. You will be responsible for any duty it may incur. I will not ship anything until the funds are in my account. You have 7 days to test the hand unit, charger, the board, and batteries, if you are unhappy, you may return them to me, via Fedex, at your own expense, for a full refund, less shipping charges.

Other items are as seen and will be posted.


Rory Moles

I'm a 1st AC based in London


+44 7973 383 306

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#2 Rory_Moles



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Posted 24 February 2014 - 07:37 AM

Price Drop:


Hand unit £600 (just under $1000)





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#3 Charles Cowper

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Posted 13 December 2014 - 08:36 PM

Hi Rory is the handset still available? I'm looking to upgrade.

Many thanks.

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#4 Rory_Moles



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Posted 15 December 2014 - 03:23 PM


the unit is sold, but I still have the marking discs available



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#5 Richard W. Davis

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Posted 15 December 2014 - 11:19 PM

E mail sent.

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#6 Glenn Clayton

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Posted 15 December 2014 - 11:53 PM

Anyone looking for a similar package, shoot me an email for some photos.


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