I had the same problem. Mark Levinson is defending its 9200 euro extraprice levvel, instead of 6000 USD price level. Now, dealers also defending their profit share. Normal step down transformer does not help you as ML has an inbuilt chip, which ensures that the machine only works, if it gets 60hz. There are two solutions. One, you find a technician who has the drawings of the player and able to circumvent this chip. I know one, but in my country, which probably makes difficult for you to get him. The second is that you buy a PS Audio P300 powerplant (US model), which able to have 230v/50hz inlet (there is an internal switch inside the PP with which you could change the unput voltage from 110v to 230v). The P300 will output for you 110v/60hz. as far as I know, this is the only one solution. Additonally, you may benefit using the P300 as far as quality of soundprint concerned. I also advise you to get an extra transport, if you plan to buy an ML cd-player. The optical unit after certain hours gets wrong. There wont be dealer which help you to fix it. If you lucky, you may get one transport for around 1200 euro!!!!, but if you in Germany, it is likely that they just dont talk with you. You know, rules are rules, especially in that country. So, the only one soulution will be to sending back your player to Madrigal for big sum to US or use it as a DAC only.
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