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Equipment for sale
Here is a selection of vintage audio equipment which has my seal of approval. They have been lovingly refurbished and tested by myself and are all interesting and good quality pieces - I wouldn't bother otherwise! Shipping for most items from Auckland is $20 - $40 to NZ only.

All amplifiers serviced and tested for perfect operation of all features.

Any general questions or to arrange viewing email me at fred@retrotronics.co.nz

Yamaha RX-730 Stereo Receiver

Powerful and capable amplifier with built in digital tuner. Has audiophile features pre-out, tone bypass and a CD direct input. Large and colourful backlit LCD display. Good phono stage as well as plenty of spare inputs for other devices. Solid aluminium front panel.

Serviced and working well in very good condition.

85 Watts per channel
Can drive speakers down to 4 ohms
Total harmonic distortion: 0.005%
Made in Japan 1990 7kg
3 Month Warranty
Yamaha RX-730 Stereo Receiver
$350   enquire

Akai AM-2350 Vintage Amplifier

Sweet silverface integrated amp with VU meters from the mid 70's. Good phono input with 3 additional inputs for other devices.

Serviced and working well in excellent condition.

Dimensions: 380 x 123 x 241mm
Weight: 7kg Made in Japan
3 Month Warranty
Akai AM-2350 Vintage Amplifier
$350   enquire

NAD 3020 Audiophile Amplifier

Hall of fame original model with tone controls. Features separate preamp and big metal output devices. Excellent phono stage for a turntable.

Serviced, cleaned and working well.
Has a small chip off one corner and different power button.
NAD 3020 Audiophile Amplifier

Pioneer CX-7000 Cassette Receiver

Unusual 3 in one unit from the late 70s. Very well made, the tuner has a heavy weighted tuning flywheel and the cassette deck mechanism is all metal with a lift up window. Has a phono input for a turntable and two spares for other devices. Everything you need in one tidy package.

Serviced and working well in excellent condition.

Dimensions: 430 x 220 x 357mm
25WPC 13kg
Made in Japan
1 Year warranty to Auckland buyer
Pioneer CX-7000 Cassette Receiver
$450   enquire

Sansui 661 Vintage Receiver

Handsome golden era amp and tuner combo from legendary Japanese maker. Has aux and two tape inputs for additional devices, good phono stage for a turntable.

Serviced and working well in good condition, very clean and tidy.

20WPC (very conservatively rated - max is close to 40)
Made in Japan 1971
10Kg 3 Month warranty
Sansui 661 Vintage Receiver
$380   enquire

Onkyo TX-26 Stereo Receiver

Mid 80's beauty with huge colorful display. Quality piece with solid aluminium front panel. Has a good sounding loudness as well as dynamic bass boost for smaller speakers etc. Phono stage and earth stud ready for your turntable. Spare inputs for 2 other devices.

Serviced and working well in good condition.

38WPC 7.1kg Made in Japan 3 Months Warranty
Onkyo TX-26 Stereo Receiver
$240   enquire

NAD C 270 Audiophile Power Amplifier

Good example of this well designed classic. Has a large toroidal transformer and handy dual inputs, one of which is variable. 2 sets of beefy binding posts to take quality spade or banana speaker cables.

Use with a preamp/mixer or standalone with dac or other devices.

Serviced and working well in excellent condition. Buckets of ultra clean power for big speakers and as headroom for high dynamic range music.

Power output: 120 watts per channel into 8Ω (stereo), 300W into 8Ω (mono)
Frequency response: 20Hz to 20kHz
Total harmonic distortion: 0.03%
Damping factor: 150
Gain: 29 dB
Input sensitivity: 1.1V
Signal to noise ratio: 120dB
Speaker load impedance: 4Ω (minimum)
Dimensions: 435 x 132 x 350mm
Weight: 11.2kg
3 month warranty
NAD C 270 Audiophile Power Amplifier
$650   enquire

Audiophile Power Amplifier

Nice implementation of the well proven Jaycar KC5201 Kit modules. Extremely solid power supply with a big toroid and overkill 6 x 8000mfd smoothing capacitors. Massive headroom and power reserve.

Can be driven direct from a cd player or ipod/tablet etc. Has a stereo volume control on the hardwood front panel. The rest of the chassis is aluminium with massive heatsinks which remain cool with normal use. Premium gold parts have been used for the input RCA's and the output binding posts.

Can also be driven from a preamp, smart tv, computer, mixer, DAC, bluetooth box, chromecast etc. This kind of performance usually costs thousands of dollars. Power supply components alone worth the asking price.

125 watts continuous (very conservative) .03% distortion
3 Month warranty
Audiophile Power Amplifier
$250   enquire

Luxman A-331 Audiophile Amplifier

Early 90's Japanese integrated amp with high quality build and lots of features for the audio enthusiast. Pre-main separability, two sets of heavy binding posts, direct input and a good phono stage for a turntable.

Serviced in excellent condition.

Power output: 60 watts per channel into 8Ω
Frequency response: 10Hz to 65kHz
Total harmonic distortion: 0.08%
Dimensions: 438 x 125 x 363mm
Weight: 8.2kg Made in Japan

3 month warranty
Luxman A-331 Audiophile Amplifier
$300   enquire