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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. 1 month guarantee.

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

Any general questions or to arrange viewing email me at sales@retrotronics.co.nz (sales enquiries only please, Fred is not currently repairing)

Orthofidelity ST96 Vintage Amplifier

Made by AWA in New Zealand in the 70's this amp is built with some quality. Preamp and Phono preamp boards are all separate fibreglass daughterboards. Output devices are large metal can. Big power supply components. Wooden sides are solid timber, chassis is aluminium. Phono stage can select between old ceramic and modern magnetic pickups.

Fully serviced and audio path recapped.

Includes Din adaptors for speakers, turntable and ipod. Excellent condition.

3 Month Warranty
Orthofidelity ST96 Vintage Amplifier
$220   enquire

Sansui TR-707A Vintage Receiver

Built in 1966, this is one of the first solid state models made by Sansui. Very solid and heavy construction, knobs are machined aluminium. Lots of tidy hand wiring.
Serviced and lightly refurbished, has had some capacitors replaced and is ready for reliable regular use. Dial lamps replaced with new. Well preserved in excellent condition.

Interesting and important model, this is the only one I have seen in NZ.

3 month warranty
15kg
Sansui TR-707A Vintage Receiver
$420   enquire

Technics SU-Z11 Amplifier

Compact integrated amp with led display from the early 80's. Tape dubbing facilities and good phono stage for a turntable.
Can run two sets of speakers for multizone ie switch from desktop to outdoor area.
Working well in good condition

25WPC
3 Month Warranty
Technics SU-Z11 Amplifier
$180   enquire

Akai AM-U01 Amplifier

Cool little amp with rack mounts (removable) and lighted VU meters. Good for small room or studio. Good phono input and three more for ipod, tuner and computer.

20WPC
3 Month Warranty
Akai AM-U01 Amplifier
$160   enquire

Pioneer SA-608 Vintage Amplifier

Nice Japanese integrated amp from 1979. Click type volume control and two sets of good heavy speaker terminals. Inputs for two tape recorders and tuner/aux as well as good phono stage. Total of 4 line level inputs. Flouro display sharp and bright like new.

45 Watts
8.3Kg

3 Month warranty
Pioneer SA-608 Vintage Amplifier
sold   

Akai AA-1050 Vintage Receiver

Nice piece of Japanese silverware from the 70's. Heaps of inputs including two phono and full tape dubbing facility. Outputs for 3 sets of speakers lets you compare speakers or run multiple zones.

Real veneer wooden cabinet. Serviced and tested. Working well in excellent condition.

50 WPC
480 x 155 x 390mm
13Kg
1 year warranty to Auckland buyer
Akai AA-1050 Vintage Receiver
$400   enquire

Luxman L-114A Audiophile Amplifier

Solid well built amp from respected Japanese manufacturer. Has all the features you need including scratch and rumble filters, tape dubbung and unique separate tone controls for left and right - useful to correct bad speaker placement.
Has been one of my favourites, plays well with all sorts of speakers. Heaps of grunt from the generous internal power supply design.
Working nicely in excellent condition.

48W 8kg .02% dist
Can run two sets of 8 ohm speakers
3 month warranty
Luxman L-114A Audiophile Amplifier
$280   enquire

Audiolab 8000A Audiophile Amplifier

This is the original version from the 80's with moving coil option. Has a toroidal transformer, fibreglass circuit board and two sets of solid speaker binding posts. Inside is laid out like a good preamp, very nice.
Lots of info and reviews about these. Highly respected British integrated amp.
Comes with din adaptors for ipod, CD player and turntable.

50W
8.5Kg
3 month warranty
Audiolab 8000A Audiophile Amplifier
sold   

Kenwood KA-4004 Vintage Amplifier

Nice looking high end piece from 1970. Has filters for vinyl, plenty of inputs and good speaker switching. Has pre out for use with separate power amps if required. Serviced and restored in excellent condition.
Use as a headphone amp, preamp or small room system.

18 Watts very conservative
9kg
3 Month Warranty
Kenwood KA-4004 Vintage Amplifier
$180   enquire

Arcam Alpha Audiophile Amplifier

Sweet English amp from the 80's. Well built with banana speaker sockets and lots of inputs. Aluminium chassis, massive power transformer for high current kick when required. Deserves some good speakers.

Includes a pair of speaker cables with correct banana connectors.
3 Month Warranty
Arcam Alpha Audiophile Amplifier
$180   enquire