Luxman R-1050 - "Superb Classic" - SOLD
Luxman was formed in 1925 to support Japan's burgeoning radio broadcasting industry. Luxman's legacy has always been exceptional audio signal quality. From professional broadcast equipment, down to entry-level home audio, Luxman is a brand long-associated with excellence.
This R-1050 Stereo Solid State receiver is no exception. The look, design, impeccable build quality, internal layout & controls all contribute to a beautiful piece of equipment where every detail has been carefully thought out. The front face is dominated by a large, center-mounted radio tuning dial which harkens to Luxman's history in the industry.
Tuning range: FM, MW
Power output: 55 watts per channel into 8Ω (stereo)
Frequency response: 10Hz to 50kHz
Total harmonic distortion: 0.05%
Damping factor: 60
Input sensitivity: 2.5mV (MM), 150mV (line)
Signal to noise ratio: 66dB (MM), 86dB (line)
Dimensions: 490 x 355 x 180mm
The unit provides a conservative 55 watts per channel and features 2 sets of speaker output terminals. It also features two phono inputs, two tape loop circuits, and an auxiliary input for excellent versatility. The R-1050 Is said to be the "sweet spot" of the late 70's R-line and everyone in this shop who's played it is in agreement; it's a solid cut above the Marantz, Pioneer, etc of the same era. This piece is both beautiful in its Rosewood cabinet and in its detailed & weighty performance. It's been completely gone through by our in-house tech and is ready to be the center of your vintage (or contemporary) 2.0 kit. Truly an amazing piece of vintage audio history.
Demos are available at our Lawrence, MA showroom.
Luxman, R-1050 Vintage Receiver: $659.00 (plus applicable sales tax)