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Front View
EBay Auction #279881629
Date: March 10th, 2000

Rear View scanned from manual
Image Attribution: Tim Lucas
Date: November 14th, 2002

Retail Price500
First Year1976
Last Year1976
Wood CaseWC-22
Blue FaceYes
Speaker ConnectionsTwo sets
Chassis GroundKnurled post
AC SwitchYes
Fusing4 amp AGC (for 120 vac use)
Switched AC OutletsOne, 100 watt
Unswitched AC OutletsOne, 200 watt

Panel Width17 3/8ths
Panel Height5 3/8ths
Depth14 3/8ths
Weight30.8 lbs

RMS Power Per Channel40 at 8 ohms, 45 at 4 ohms, 20 at 16 ohms
Damping Factor @ Load Impedance55
Total Harmonic Distortion (THD)0.25%
Power Bandwidth20 Hz to 20 KHz
Frequency Response20 Hz to 20 KHz, +/- 1 dB through phono
Hum and Noise-60 dB referenced to 40 watts
Intermodulation Distortion (IM)0.25%

FM Tuner
RF Sensitivity2.3 uV
300 Ohm Binding PostsYes
75 Ohm Binding PostsYes
Ultimate Quieting62 dB @ 1000 uV
THD, Mono0.30%
Frequency Response+/- 1dB, 50 Hz to 15 KHz
Stereo Subcarrier Rejection60 dB
Alternate Channel Selectivity (wide or normal)065 dB
Mono SwitchYes
Signal Strength MeterYes
Center Tuning MeterYes
Stereo LampYes
Dolby LampYes
FM Mode LampYes
Muting SwitchYes
Muting AdjustmentRear deck
25 uS Deemphasis Switch (Dolby Associated)Yes
Dolby FM Decoding StandardYes
Quadradial Output (FM Discriminator output, unequalized)Yes
Illuminated Dial PointerYes

AM Tuner
AM Mode LampYes
Signal Strength MeteringYes
External Ferrite AntennaYes
Antenna binding PostsYes

Multiple Bass AdjustmentsDual concentric
Multiple Midrange AdjustmentsDual concentric
Multiple Treble AdjustmentsDual concentric
High FilterYes
Low FilterYes
Gain ControlYes
Loudness ContourYes
Number of Tape MonitorsTwo
Tape to Tape DubbingYes, via jacks
Auxillary Input SourceYes
Phono Input SourceYes
Illuminated Source IndicatorsYes
Tuner Source InputIntegral
Tape MonitorYes
2nd Tape monitorYes
Preamp to Amplifier Jumper(s)Yes
Headphone Jack(s)One
Speaker Selection NomenclatureMain, Remote
Hum and Noise-60 dB at Phono
Signal to Noise Ratio96 dB (phono to tape out)

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