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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.

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

Kenwood KA-3004 Vintage Amplifier

Interesting Japanese amp from 1973. Nice aluminium faceplate and knobs.

Serviced and working well in good condition. Missing black tops off some of the switches, still work fine. Missing one side cheek.

Power output: 14 watts per channel into 8Ω (conservative)
Frequency response: 20Hz to 50kHz
Total harmonic distortion: 0.5%

3 Month Warranty
Kenwood KA-3004 Vintage Amplifier
$240   enquire

Akai AM-2200 Vintage Amplifier

Made in Japan 1976 Good phono stage and Aux input for devices.
Serviced and working well in excellent condition.

Power output: 20 watts per channel into 8Ω (conservative)
Frequency response: 20Hz to 20kHz
Total harmonic distortion: 0.5%

3 Month Warranty
Akai AM-2200 Vintage Amplifier
$340   enquire

Kenwood KA-3700 Vintage Amplifier

Late 70's silver face minimalist. Everything you need is here without gimmicks.

Serviced and working like new in near mint condition. Barely used.

20W conservative (measured 30)
.08% Distortion

3 Month Warranty
Kenwood KA-3700 Vintage Amplifier
$340   enquire

Acoustic Research A-04 Audiophile Amplifier

Interesting American amplifier from the 80s. Has big binding posts, tone defeat and an excellent phono stage with gold rcas.

Serviced and working well in good condition.

58WPC into 8 ohms .03%THC 4 ohm capable
Phono stage is moving coil capable with select switch at rear.
3 month warranty

7.6kg Made in USA
Acoustic Research A-04 Audiophile Amplifier
$320   enquire

Pioneer SX-255R Stereo Receiver

Powerful stereo amplifier with built it digital tuner.
Includes good phono stage and spare line inputs for ipod/devices

Serviced and working well in good condition.

100WPC into 8 ohms
10Hz-100kHz .9%THD
3 Month Warranty.

Pioneer SX-255R Stereo Receiver
$260   enquire

Sony STR-DB930 Receiver

Full featured, powerful home theatre style receiver. Nice higher end model with radio text, gold rca's etc.
Phono input for turntable, works great as a regular stereo amp with bonus extra zones and power.
Near mint condition. Manual but no remote.
110WPC into 8 ohm. 4 ohm capable.
3 Month Warranty
Sony STR-DB930 Receiver
$320   enquire

Sherwood AX-4103 Stereo Amplifier

Basic amplifier in excellent condition. Plenty of power for larger speakers.

Does not have a phono input or remote.

Power output: 50 watts per channel into 8Ω (I measured 80 on test)
Frequency response: 20Hz to 40kHz
Total harmonic distortion: 0.08%

3 Month Warranty
Sherwood AX-4103 Stereo Amplifier
$140   enquire

Kenwood KA-4000 Vintage Amplifier

Extremely well made Japanese component from the late 60's. Solid binding posts for two sets of speakers. Inputs for two turntables and multiple line level devices.

Solid aluminium front panel which is engraved and filled - a rare and high end feature. Knobs are solid aluminium and secured with two grub screws each. Tone controls are actual 11 position switches with hand wired components.

Serviced and working well. Lightly cleaned and refurbished. Presentable condition. Note wood chip off right cheek.

Power output: 32 watts per channel into 8Ω (stereo)
Frequency response: 20Hz to 50kHz
Total harmonic distortion: <0.5%

3 Month Warranty
Kenwood KA-4000 Vintage Amplifier
sold   

Sansui A-909 Stereo Amplifier

Powerful Japanese integrated from the 1983. Unusual sideways piano keys for source selection and volume slide control.

Has 2 tape inputs which can be used for ipod or computer and good phono input for a turntable.

Serviced and working well in good condition

Power output: 70 watts per channel into 8Ω (stereo)
Frequency response: 5Hz to 60kHz
Total harmonic distortion: 0.05%

3 Month Warranty
Made in Japan
Sansui A-909 Stereo Amplifier
$220   enquire

Technics SH-8046 Equalizer and Spectrum Analyser

7 Band EQ and spectrum display.
Cool looking display with peak hold and bar graph.
Excellent condition
Technics SH-8046 Equalizer and Spectrum Analyser
$80   enquire