Pioneer, SX-8500 II Integrated Amplifier & TX-9100 Tuner - Vintage Super Stars
The Pioneer SA-8500 II is a 2-channel integrated stereo amplifier featuring defeatable, twin bass and treble controls, balance control, microphone input with level control, loudness switch, muting switch, low and high filter circuits and connections for two speaker systems. It was one of Pioneers top line integrateds when it was originally offer some 45yrs ago. I have news for you though, even by todays standards, this is one fabulous integrated that's both a pleasure to listen too - it's so warm with that vintage Pioneer signature-sound. Real Walnut case and in terrific overall condition with an excellent natural patina.
Power output: 60 watts per channel into 8Ω (stereo)
Frequency response: 5Hz to 50kHz
Total harmonic distortion: 0.05%
Damping factor: 30
Input sensitivity: 2.5mV (MM), 150mV (line)
Signal to noise ratio: 75dB (MM), 95dB (line)
Output: 150mV (line), 1V (Pre out)
Semiconductors: 47 x transistors, 29 x diodes
Dimensions: 420 x 150 x 376mm
Accessories: connecting cord, hex wrench
The TX-9100 Tuner is an advanced professional AM/FM stereo tuner, with unique P.L.L. MPX circuit, dual-gate MOS type FETs in the FM front end, and outstanding performance. Considered among Pioneer's finest tuners, It became a stereo achievement designed to significantly reduce the distance between your music listening room and broadcast stations. Offering what is certainly one of the finest FM sensitivity ratings ever built-in to a tuner, the TX-9100 is an incomparable blend of solid state circuitry and design, the most advanced unit of its kind available today at any price.
Like the SX-8500 II, this piece of audio history is in excellent overall condition. Beautiful grainy walnut case with a wonderful worn-in vibe. Just the perfect compliment to its Integrated partner. A true Vintage Dynamic Duo. Both pieces have been thoroughly gone through by our in-house expert tech staff and are deemed ready for the next 30yrs!
We'd REALLY like to keep these two togther but will separate for the right buyer. Why would you though - just amazing togther!
Pioneer, SC-8500 II Integrated Amplier and SX-9100 Tuner: $1159.00 plus shipping and sales tax when applicable.