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Darkglass B3K (Latest Version)
£160
Leamington Spa

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Sobering moment for me! After about 9 years or so, I’m finally accepting that I don’t need a B3K/B7K anymore, so I’m selling my B3K.

You know what it is, latest version, spent life on board I’m great condition with box.  £160 shipped, firm.

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