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Technics SA-1000A Receiver

23 Jan

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Technics SA-1000A Receiver

This giant Technics SA-1000 receiver is one of the rarest of the monster receivers.  They were never as popular as Marantz or Pioneer they still bring big bucks on the auction market.  They were produced from 1977 to 1979 at the height of  the receiver wars when every manufacturer was trying to outdo the rest.

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Marantz 2245 ‘Champagne’ Engraved Face Receiver

23 Jan

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Marantz 2245 'Champagne' Engraved Face Receiver

Stereophonic Receiver (1971-1976)

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Kenwood KR-2400 Receiver

23 Jan

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Kenwood KR-2400 Receiver

AM/FM Stereo Receiver (1974)

Speaker load impedance: 4Ω to 16Ω

Dimensions: 480 x 137 x 344mm

Weight: 7.2kg

Year: 1974

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Advent 300 Receiver

23 Jan

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Advent 300 Receiver

Stereophile review: December 1977 (Vol.4 No.1). Designed by a team led by Tomlinson Holman, of subsequent THX fame, the Advent combined a superb phono stage with an excellent 15Wpc power amp. It was also a pretty good FM tuner. And, like all of Henry Kloss's conceptions, it cost next to nothing.

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