ASR MINI BASIS EXCLUSIVE MK-II (2010 MODEL) - MINT!
The legendary Emitters (in production since 1980), and Basis Exclusive phonostage have won multiple awards, internationally, as well as in the USA. ASR main-amplifiers (with input selector & volume control) and phonostage designs are amongst the very finest, providing reliable & trouble free operation for years to come.
The emotional sound of Tubes with the Power and Precision of Transistors!
The ASR Mini Basis Phono preamp has the following features :
- The case is made from high-quality, lightly transparent acrylic glass
- Highly efficient, shielded 72 VA PM (Philbert Mantelschnitt) transformer
- High-quality magnetic sheet metal with a low magnetic field gives good dynamics
- Ultra fast Schottky-Rectifier, buffer 200,000 uF with Philips switchmode Elkos
- Very fast and extremely low-noise IC`s made by Analog Devices
- Input resistance switchable 22, 47, 100, 221, 475 Ohms, 1, 2.2, 9, 15, 47 k Ohms
- ASR Mini Basis Exclusive comes standard with AD843SQ and Magic Cord
- Gain adjustable with 6 fold Dip switch between +30 dB to +70 dB
- Available with engraving in Silver (and painted by hand); the entire unit is hand-made
The soundstage is very smooth and relaxing - typical for all ASR products.
As a result from the large power supply the ASR Mini-Basis sounds very dynamic and has a very powerful and controlled bass. The sound picture is very precise and has a good three-dimensionality with a very high dissolution of details.
- Weighted S / N Ratio: MC better than 60 dB, depending on gain
- Accuracy of the RIAA: better 1 dB from 20Hz - 20KHz
- Distortion: lower than 0.01% 0.5mV to 3V AC output (100 Ohm load) at 1 kHz, from 20Hz to 20KHz lower than 0.05%
- Input resistance: MC switchable between 22, 47, 100, 221, 475 Ohms | MM switchable between 1, 2.2, 9, 15, 47 k Ohms
- Gain: adjustable with 6 fold Dip switch between +30 dB to +70 dB
- Dimensions (W x D x H): 10.5" x 14" x 4"
- Weight (NET): 12 lbs (shipping weight is 22 lbs based on dimensional weight)
- THIS UNIT WAS TRADED IN TOWARDS THE ASR BASIS EXCLUSIVE PHONOSTAGE; IT IS IN MINT CONDITION WITH ORIGINAL BOX, MANUAL & ACCESSORIES!
- USE OF PAYPAL OR CREDIT CARDS WILL RESULT IN ADDITIONAL CHARGE OF EITHER 3.5% OR 4% (BOTH OF WHICH ARE ACCEPTED ONLY FROM U.S. RESIDENTS)!
- WHERE THERE IS A LOCAL ASR DEALER, THIS UNIT CAN BE PURCHASED DIRECTLY THROUGH THEM, AT THE SAME ASKING PRICE.
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