Vintage Pioneer SX-950 AM/FM Stereo Receiver Amplifier

$675.00

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Excellent Vintage Pioneer SX-950 AM/FM Stereo Receiver Amplifier. In perfect working condition and Near Mint cosmetic condition. The original owner's name and SS number is inscribed on the top case. Comes complete with manual, schematics, warrant cards and Allen wrench!High power and extraordinary FM sensitivity in an advanced circuitry AM/FM receiver. How much AM/FM receiver can you get for a pleasantly modest investment? Try the Pioneer SX-950 on for size. This distinctive package of plenty includes up-to-the-minute circuitry throughout its handsome construction, and then gives plenty of power to boot: continuous power output of 85 watts per channel min RMS at 8 ohms, from 20 Hertz to 20,000 Hertz with no more than 0.1% total harmonic distortion. But big power is only one important attribute of this new receiver - you also get an FM front end that performs with outstanding stability and sensitivity, thanks to the use of a pair of dual gate MOS FETs in its RF amplifier and mixer, an advanced FM IF section that includes three 2-element ceramic filters and a large scale integrated circuit, plus a multiplex section for FM stereo broadcasts that uses the innovative and advanced phase-locked loop IC for excellent separation characteristics. The result is a flawless kind of sound that is unmatched in tonal quality by any comparably-priced receiver now on the market, plus the radiant good looks of Pioneer design and human engineering. The SX-950 by Pioneer: Something extra everywhere.

Specifications

Year: 1976

Country: Japan

Tuning range: FM, MW

Power output: 85 watts per channel into 8Ω (stereo)

Frequency response: 15Hz to 40kHz

Total harmonic distortion: 0.1%

Damping factor: 25

Input sensitivity: 6.5mV (mic), 2.5mV (MM), 150mV (DIN), 150mV (line)

Signal to noise ratio: 75dB (MM), 90dB (line)

Output: 150mV (line), 30mV (DIN), 1V (Pre out)

Speaker load impedance: 4Ω (minimum)

Semiconductors: 4 x FET, 4 x IC, 55 x transistors, 36 x diodes

Dimensions: 526.6 x 173 x 411.5mm

Weight: 19.1kg

Accessories: FM T-type antenna