The EQ-500 CR type equalizer evokes excellent tone, supported by it’s linear characteristics without the need for feedback and it’s quality features, reproducing the living breath of music unique to analog record playback. This model uses vacuum tubes in each crucial section. The front panel lay out features many useful adjustment controls and switching functions according to the listener’s choice of cartridge, aiming to display a practical presence and fu nctional beauty.

Technische Details

Item Value
Circuiting system SRPP, final stage cathode follower
non-feedback CR type equalizer (RIAA)
Input sensitivity / impedance MM 4mV / 30kΩ to 100kΩ (variable)
MC high 0.44mV / 40Ω, MC low 0.18mV / 2.5Ω
Gain MM 36dB, MC high 55dB, MC low 74dB
Output voltage / impedance 250mV/850Ω
S/N ratio MM 76dB, MC high 75dB, MC low 74dB
Power consumption 47W
Dimensions 440(W) x 92(H) x 397(D) mm
Weight 12.5kg