And, outside the box, it has a real presence. Can even cope well with busy Rock to a decent level, all on the apparently low spec, remarkable. There is good stuff and bad stuff littering every price point. While most of the buzz in hi-fi magazines concentrated on the top-of-the-line wpc Adcom GFA, the was the real sweetheart. We'll keep this Germaniums even if it still may slightly hum.
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It was a great design to start with as early as which is interesting. Upgraded further to reveal a fresher sound it gets rated. Outputs are originally 2SC if ours has 2 different pairs. On playing Rock with heavy guitar, the weight is unusually good unlike some scratchy sounding amps. Damping factor of 15 gives it a valve amp styled bass.
This one direct from the sideboard, all the Speaker plugs including Fork Connectors a a bit of the 2 core mains that was used as Speaker Cable, rare to see that to see how it was used. Not had one since selling ours over 3 years ago if it's always been one remembered if they are only around in the USA now. The 4 main capacitor cans contain 9 actual capacitors which is a challenge to recap properly. Again like the other smaller power Trios, budget price amps with a pleasing fresh sound, if modest power only keeps them lower in the rankings than the sound quality itself. The second photo form the right shows and SX beneath a D, Pioneer's first digital tuner Receiver.
Recapping this is a real tough one. The SA is the amplifier version. Amplifiers have evolved a lot since then but they still do the same thing: German ones like EU radiograms. Although the stereo receivers manufactured back then were much heavier than those later built, it is hard to beat the way a vintage stereo receiver sounds when listening to music. Pass is even known to crack a smile when this model is mentioned in conversation.