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Front View
EBay Auction #106116831
Date: May 19th, 1999

Rear View
EBay Auction #1204049246
Date: January 12th, 2001

Retail Price460
First Year1977
Last Year1977
Wood CaseWC-122
Blue Faceyes
Speaker ConnectionsTwo sets of stereo (A & B), push-down connectors
Chassis GroundBinding post
AC SwitchYes
FusingRear Panel, 5A, 250V
Switched AC Outlets1 Outlet, 100 Watts Max
Unswitched AC Outlets1 Outlet, 200 Watts Max
Power Consumption220 watts at full rated power output, 33 at idle

Panel Width17 1/4
Panel Height5 3/8
Depth14 3/8
Weight30.8 lbs, 37.4 lbs packed

RMS Power Per Channel52 at 8 ohms, 65 at 4 ohms
Damping Factor @ Load Impedance45
Total Harmonic Distortion (THD)0.1%
Power Bandwidth20 Hz to 20 KHz
Frequency Responsepower amp: 20 Hz to 20 KHz, +/- 0.2 dB at 1 watt
Intermodulation Distortion (IM)0.1%
Input Impedance30 K Ohms
Input Sensitivity for Full Output1.5 V

FM Tuner
Gyro TuningYes
RF Sensitivity1.9 uV
50 dB quieting sensitivity, Stereo40 uV
50 dB quieting sensitivity, Mono4.0 uV
Ultimate Quieting72 dB @ 1000 uV mono, 62 dB stereo
THD, Mono0.40%
THD, Stereo0.50%
Signal to Noise Ratio, Mono70 dB
Frequency Response30 Hz to 15 KHz, +.2,-2 dB mono, +/- 2 dB,. Stereo
Capture Ratio1 dB at 65 dbF (1000 uV)
IF Image Rejection70 dB
IF Rejection90 dB (balanced)
Stereo Subcarrier Rejection60 dB
Alternate Channel Selectivity (wide or normal)070 dB
Spurious Rejection90 dB
AM Carrier Rejection50 dB
Stereo Separation at 1 kHz45 dB
Mono SwitchYes
Signal Strength MeterYes
Center Tuning MeterYes
Stereo LampYes, "STEREO" in Red
Muting SwitchYes
25 uS Deemphasis Switch (Dolby Associated)Yes

AM Tuner
RF Sensitivity20 uV
Alternate Channel Selectivity46 dB
IF Rejection40 dB
Image Rejection45 dB
THD0.6% at 30% modulation
Frequency Response40 Hz to 2.3 KHz +/- 3 dB
Signal to Noise Ratio49 dB
Spurious Response Rejection50 dB
Signal Strength MeteringYes

Multiple Bass AdjustmentsYes
Multiple Midrange AdjustmentsYes
Multiple Treble AdjustmentsYes
Gain ControlYes
Loudness ContourOn/Off
Number of Tape Monitors1
Auxillary Input SourceYes
Phono Input SourceYes
Tape MonitorYes, tape monitor 1
Headphone Jack(s)Yes
Speaker Selection NomenclatureMain, Remote

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