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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

Yamaha A-720 Audiophile Amplifier

Power, specs and features, this one has it all. Separate preamp, excellent MC capable phono stage, speaker switching for 3 pairs, tone bypass. Class A.

Serviced and working perfectly in near mint condition.

Power output: 105 watts per channel into 8Ω (stereo)
Frequency response: 20Hz to 20kHz
Total harmonic distortion: 0.005%
Dimensions: 435 x 147 x 399mm
Weight: 10.2kg
Made in Japan 1 Year warranty to Auckland buyer.
Yamaha A-720 Audiophile Amplifier
$480   enquire

NAD 3020i Audiophile Amplifier

Updated version of the famous British 3020. Features gold phono inputs, heavy binding posts, separate preamp/power amp and soft clipping. Excellent for driving high end headphones or exploit the very good phono stage with a turntable.

Serviced and working perfectly in excellent condition.

20WPC .03% distortion
1 year warranty to Auckland buyer
NAD 3020i Audiophile Amplifier
$320   enquire

Pioneer A-400 Audiophile Amplifier

Famous Japanese minimalist component from 1990. This is the highly regarded original model with better binding posts and other advantages.

This one is in good condition but the logo and the record switch markings have been removed, looks even more stealthy! Serviced and working well.

Power Rating 60 Watts per channel (8 Ohms)
Total Harmonic Distortion: 0.03% at 20Hz-20kHz
Frequency Response: 5Hz-100 kHz (CD, Tuner, Aux, Tape)
Signal to Noise: 88 db
8Kg 1 year warranty to Auckland buyer
Pioneer A-400 Audiophile Amplifier
$350   enquire

Technics SA-T670 Vintage Receiver

Whoever chose this model for the NZ assembled flagship in the 70's did well. An excellent high power design and virtually indestructible.

This is a nicely preserved example, the best I've seen. Front panel is near mint. A little shrinkage of the vinyl wrap.

Serviced, cleaned, and working well.

Power output: 60 watts per channel continuous into 8Ω (100W headroom)
Frequency response: 10Hz to 40kHz
Total harmonic distortion: 0.03%
1 year warranty to Auckland buyer
Technics SA-T670 Vintage Receiver
$450   enquire

NAD 312 Audiophile Amplifier

Classic English model from the mid 90's. Has big speaker posts, tone defeat, gold connectors, separate preamp and other high end features.

Serviced and working perfectly in excellent condition.

Power output: 25 watts per channel into 8Ω (very conservative)
Frequency response: 20Hz to 20kHz
Total harmonic distortion: 0.03%

7.5kg 1 Year warranty to Auckland buyer
NAD 312 Audiophile Amplifier
sold   

Audiophile Power Amplifier

Nice implementation of the well proven Jaycar KC5201 Kit modules. Solid power supply with a big toroid and overkill 6 x 6000mfd smoothing capacitors.

The gain of this one is 1.7V rms for full power. Needs a preamp/mixer/dac etc. to drive it.

Has a stereo gain/volume control on the hardwood front panel. The rest of the chassis is aluminium. Premium gold parts have been used for the input RCA's and the output binding posts.

Selling for less than the value of the parts.

Rated at 125 watts .03% distortion, clips at over 180W for excellent headroom.
3 Month warranty
Audiophile Power Amplifier
$260   enquire

Rotel RA-311 Vintage Amplifier

Cute and compact Japanese stereo amp from the mid 70's. Good phono stage for running a turntable and spare inputs for modern devices or tape deck etc.

Serviced in good condition
20WPC very conservative
3 Month Warranty
Rotel RA-311 Vintage Amplifier
$240   enquire

Pioneer ES2000 Vintage Receiver

Handsome Japanese model with full dial lighting and rosewood finish case.

Good phono stage for a turntable and spare inputs for modern devices.

Serviced in good condition. Updated with standard speaker clips for easy hookup.

30WPC
3 Month warranty
Pioneer ES2000 Vintage Receiver
$240   enquire

Desktop Power Amp

Component from a good mini system able to work stand alone. Good for digital sources, small room or minimal computer setup. Has huge analog volume control. Plug in a pair of speakers and go.

Includes nice 2.5m aux cable

25wpc into 8 ohm speakers
Desktop Power Amp
$80   enquire

Pioneer SX-600L Stereo Receiver

Nice looking amp to run a turntable, digital sources and a smaller set of speakers.

Serviced and working well but tuner dial out of calibration, presets work fine.

Power output: 20 watts per channel into 8Ω (stereo)
Frequency response: 7Hz to 60kHz
Total harmonic distortion: 0.3%

3 Month Warranty
Pioneer SX-600L Stereo Receiver
$80   enquire