Whereas in the UK, Stern are taking the p!$$.
The GBP has recently strengthened against the USD so Stern decided that rather than us getting more value for our money, we could instead afford to pay more!
Iron Maiden Pro - £6,395 ($9,124) is the MAP
Iron Maiden Prem - £8,695 ($12,404)
Iron Maiden LE - £10,995 ($15,686)
'Older' machines don't fair much better
ST Prem - £7,995 ($11,406)
GB Prem - £7,495 ($10,693)
Total NA - £6,595 ($9,409)
GotG/SW Pro - £6,295 ($8,981)
So the CHEAPEST NIB Stern available is as good as $9k.
JJP (standard) prices are:
WoZ - £8,795
PotC - £8,695
DI/ Hobbit - £7,995
ps These prices are from the biggest, best and cheapest distributor in the UK