Tag Archives: Marantz

Marantz 4240 Quadraphonic Receiver

3 Jul

Marantz 4240 Receiver for sale

Marantz 4240 Quadraphonic Receiver (1974-78)

The Marantz Model 4240 is a high quality stereo + quadradial receiver developed by Marantz, a name famous for quality in the audio component industry. RMS Power Per Channel 17x4 or 40x2 Total Harmonic Distortion (THD) 0.5% Power Bandwidth 20 hz to 20 khz

This one is for sale!  Price:  $250  Contact us for details.


Marantz 2285B Receiver for Sale

28 Jun

Vintage Marantz 2285B Receiver for sale

Marantz 2285B Receiver for Sale

This wonderful Marantz 2285B is for sale.  Price $550, contact us for details.



Power output: 85 watts per channel into 8Ω (stereo)

Frequency response: 10Hz to 60kHz

Total harmonic distortion: 0.08%

Damping factor: 60

Input sensitivity: 1.8mV (MM), 180mV (line)

Signal to noise ratio: 78dB (MM), 88dB (line)

Output: 775mV (line), 1.5V (Pre out)

Semiconductors: 4 x IC, 86 x transistors, 60 x diodes, 4 x FET

Dimensions: 440 x 137 x 365mm

Weight: 17kg



Marantz 2285 Receiver

21 Mar

Marantz 2285 Receiver

Marantz 2285 Receiver (1977)

The Marantz 2285 (and slightly modified 2285B pictured below) were the most powerful in the long range of 22xx series of Marantz silver face receivers in the 1970's.    It features a sensitive FM tuner, a highly selective AM tuner, a low distortion preamplifier, and two direct coupled power amplifiers on a single chassis, while retaining a flexibility comparable to that achieved using separate components.

Selected Specs:
85 Watts Per Channel into 8 ohms.
60 Damping Factor
17KG Total Weight.



Marantz 2600 with Acoustic Research LST Speakers.

24 Oct

Marantz 2600 Receiver, AR LST Speakers

AR-LST Speakers: ("Laboratory Standard Transducer") 4 tweeters, 4 midranges and 1 woofer in a cabinet with angled sides.

Marantz 2600(1978) - At 300 watts per channel, this was Marantz's most powerful receiver.