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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.

Quality stereo gear wanted
Fair price paid for worthy restoration projects and faulty items - consolidate your hoard!

Amplifiers
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

Roberts R-05 Vintage Audiophile Amplifier

Important piece of NZ audio history. Has big metal output devices and 4 fibreglass circuit boards. Scratch filter for vinyl and tone bypass. Front panel and knobs all solid aluminium. 4 inputs including Phono. Connections are standard RCA for easy hookup. Can run two sets of speakers with switching to control the zones.

Serviced and working well in good condition. Beautiful and very usable piece of kiwiana.

25WPC
Made in Christchurch New Zealand 1983
6 Month Warranty
Roberts R-05 Vintage Audiophile Amplifier
$450   enquire

Pioneer A-109 Stereo Amplifier

Newer model integrated amplifier with everything you need to run some decent speakers. Has audiophile style tone bypass and nice solid speaker connectors for good cable. 6 Inputs including phono.

Serviced in excellent condition.

40WPC
Made in Malasia 2010
6 Month Warranty
Pioneer A-109 Stereo Amplifier
$280   enquire

Mission Cyrus 1 with Matching Tuner

Compact audiophile separates with minimal controls and excellent specifications. Amp has a toroidal transformer, IEC power cable and a total of 4 inputs including MM phono. Tuner has 19 presets for AM and FM and stores stations with a long press of the store button.

Serviced and working well in good condition.

Each piece is 215 x 85 x 350mm
25WPC
Made in England 1986
6 Month Warranty
Mission Cyrus 1 with Matching Tuner
$450   enquire

NAD 7125 Vintage Audiophile Receiver

Premium model with metal faceplate and huge external heatsink. Has the usual nad dynamic power reserve and well voiced tone controls. Bass eq button provides a little bottom end lift for smaller speakers. 5 preset buttons provide instant station access from the tuner section. 3 additional inputs including a nice phono stage.

Serviced in excellent condition.

25WPC (over 60W headroom)
Made in Japan 1983
6 Month Warranty
NAD 7125 Vintage Audiophile Receiver
$420   enquire

Cambridge Audio C500 Control Preamplifier

Nice implementation of a classic preamp with everything you need to control signals from multiple sources. 6 Inputs including MM phono. Gold rca connectors, IEC power cable, lots of premium internal parts.

Perfect for driving powered speakers, class c amp boards, monoblocks etc.

Serviced and working well in excellent condition. No remote.

Designed in England 1998
6 Month Warranty
Cambridge Audio C500 Control Preamplifier
$280   enquire

Digitech AA-0470 Stereo Amplifier

Useful well specified component sold under the Jaycar house brand. 6 inputs including phono for a turntable. Big solid speaker binding posts for banana plugs or bare wire.

100WPC
6 Month Warranty
Digitech AA-0470 Stereo Amplifier
$220   enquire

Cambridge P50 Vintage Audiophile Amplifier

Notable early model from esteemed British manufacturer. Lots of hand wiring and quality parts. Built for vinyl with two disc inputs, rumble filter and choice of two scratch filters. Toroidal transformer for lots of dynamic power.

Serviced and working well in excellent condition.

25WPC
Made in England 1972
6 month warranty
Cambridge P50 Vintage Audiophile Amplifier
$600   enquire

Kenwood KA-4000 Vintage Audiophile Amplifier

Important trophy piece from the golden era of oriental hifi. Tone controls are actual multi position switches for precision and repeatability. Front panel legends are ink filled engraving and knobs are solid machined metal, fastened with grubscrews.

Inputs for two turntables, pre and main can be separated. Two sets of speaker terminals with switching. Has a mono out which can be used for a subwoofer.

Well preserved in very good condition. Serviced and lightly refurbished.

32WPC 8kg
Made in Japan 1972
6 Month Warranty
Kenwood KA-4000 Vintage Audiophile Amplifier
$680   enquire

Sansui A-E770 Stereo Amplifier

Interesting 80's model with 5 conventional inputs including phono. There are three separate digital inputs including one optical. Also has a digital out. Can be used as an external CD dac or for noise free digital computer connection. D/A is a Sanyo LC7881.

Working well in good condition. No remote.

Compact dimensions: 36cm wide x 12 tall x 31 deep
50WPC
Made in Japan 1989
6 Month Warranty
Sansui A-E770 Stereo Amplifier
$240   enquire

Hitachi SR-502 Vintage Receiver

Elegant golden era amplifier with built in analogue tuner. Features heavy flywheel tuning action and signal strength meter. Has a good phono stage for vinyl and 3 additional inputs for tv, laptop, or other line level devices.

Huge transformer, two sets of speaker outputs with switching and big steel output devices. Can drive 4 ohm or modern/difficult speakers with ease.

Serviced in excellent condition. Lighting faithfully updated to led. Free set of speaker cables with correct spade terminals for easy hookup.

30WPC 9kg
Made in Japan 1977
6 Month Warranty
Hitachi SR-502 Vintage Receiver
$550   enquire