Impedance matching, why?

2 preamps listed below.......

Line Amplifier Section

Gain: 21.5 dB

Bandwidth: 0.5Hz-300 kHz + 0,-3dB

Maximum Output: 8.0 Vrms

Harmonic Distortion (THD): less than .1% at 2.5 Vrms output Hum and Noise: 100 dB below 2.5 Vrms output

Signal Polarity ("Absolute Phase"): Non-Inverting

Output Impedance: less than 100 Ohms

Input Impedance: 13.5 kOhms

Optional Phono Stage

MM Phono Sensitivity: 5mv for 0.5v @ 1kHz

MC Phono Sensitivity: 0.9mv for 0.5v @1kHz

MM & MC Phono Overload: 200mv

MM & MC Phono Input Capacitance: Adjustable (minimum = 100pF) MM & MC Input Load Resistance: Adjustable (maximum = 47.5k ohm) MM S/N: -80dB relative to 10 mv input

MC S/N: -75dB relative to 100 mv input

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Frequency Response

-3 dB at 5 Hz and 200 kHz

Noise

Greater than 100 dB below 1 volt reference

Distortion

Less than 0.002% from 10 Hz to 40 KHz @ 5 volts peak into 600 ohms or higher, shunted by 1,000 pF or less

Output Impedance

50 ohms, non-reactive, balanced or single-ended

Phono Input Impedance

User adjustable between 47,000 and 100 ohms. Default setting is 47,000 ohms

Phono Input Capacitance

User adjustable between 50 pf and 1,200 pF. Default setting is 50 pF.

Input Impedance

47 kohms, balanced or single-ended

Gain

User adjustable up to 18 dB. Default setting is +8 dB

Maximum Output

10 volts peak

Crosstalk

Greater than 70 dB from 20 Hz to 20 KHz

Power Supply

Independently regulated with shielded toroidal transformer and 20,000 uF of capacitance

Power Consumption

10 watts

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Amplifiers listed below (2)

Input Impedance: 13 kOhms

Input Sensitivity: 3.1 Vrms

Voltage Gain: 27.4 dB

Frequency Response: -3dB @ .5 Hz, 65 kHz Signal-to-Noise: 112 dB

Harmonic Distortion (10 watts, 1 KHz, 8 ohm load): .1% Signal Polarity ("Absolute Phase"): Non-Inverting

Power Requirements (117V/60HZ): 0.7 Amps /84 Watts @ idle

6.8 Amps/ 820 Watts @ clipping (8 ohms) Dimensions: 19" W x 6 7/8" H x 15 D"

Weight: 61 lbs.