Candela Vacuum Tube Line Preamplifier
The Candela Preamplifier
- “Current Source Loaded Grounded Cathode Amplifier” based design
- Vacuum Tube single ended stages
- Class-A single ended configuration
- Zero feedback
- Low output impedance
- Low current design
- Relay-controlled input selector
- Power supply rectification using ultra fast-soft recovery “Stealth” Diodes
- (2) ECC82/12AU7 tubes
- 14dB gain
- Frequency Response 10Hz – 50kHz
- RCA type inputs & output
- 4 line inputs
- 1 input can be configured for HT bypass *
- Input Impedance 47 kOhm
- 1 pair preamplifier output
- 2nd pair of pre outs optional *
- Preamplifier output impedance: <2 kOhm
- High quality Alps potentiometer
- Remote control volume option available *
- >16 lbs weight / >7.25 kg
- Dimensions: 18 width x 8 deep x 4 height (in) /
- 45.7 width x 20.3 deep x 10.2 height (cm)
- Stratos Stereo and Khartago Stereo: Conversion to Mono amplifier with the Purchase of an additional amplifier. Free of charge.
- All amplifiers: Custom bias for your system prior to purchase. The customer has to provide system information to check feasibility. Free of charge.
- All Products: Anodized Faceplate only + $75.00 USD
- All Products: Complete Product Chassis anodized + $99.00 USD
- All Products: Faceplate only 24 K. Gold or 99.9 % Silver plated + $195.00 USD
- All Products: Faceplate only pure 100 % Platinum plated + $250.00 USD
- Stratos Stereo: Upgrade to 120,000ÂµF (Plus model) from basic model with 60,000ÂµF + $125.00 USD
- Stratos Mono's: 2nd pair of loudspeaker outputs for bi-wiring or tri-wiring option + $50.00 USD
- All amplifiers: Binding post-upgrade to the top of the line WBT Platinum series + $100.00 USD
Peace of mind. Whenever you feel that a check-up is necessary. Check on bias, offset, connections, and power supply. Only for Registered customers. Free of charge.
Warranty: 20 years for all parts.
Labor is inclusive for the first 2 years, and after that time period, we'll be charging a shop rate of $20/hour for registered customers. The above-indicated shop rate applies to all repairs that are not covered under the terms of the standard 20-year warranty for all registered owners.
6731 West 79th Street Indianapolis, IN 46278, U.S.A.