((( Audio Solutions ))) Near mint condition Chord CPA 8000 Reference Preamplifier ...
You wont find a more musical pre on the market for the money..!
Very little use and the pre is almost 3 years old.. Original box and remote ... Check Audiogon for the matching amps ... !
Chord Electronics CPA 8000 Reference Pre-Amplifier
CPA 8000 is the ultimate high end reference product and is the
perfect partner to the SPM 14000 mono block amplifiers.
the same double height format to match it has all the features of
the already advanced CPA 5000 but now includes three pairs of
outputs, true dual mono construction with separate power supplies for
each channel, and separate left and right frequency EQ adjust.
Using two separate ultra high frequency power supplies gives the best
possible channel separation and with Chord's latest low noise circuitry
the noise floor performance has been improved to beyond -135dB. Each
of the power supplies and the sensitive volume, balance and EQ
controls is surrounded by solid milled aluminium shielding to prevent
flexibility is now offered with three pairs of fully balanced XLR or
unbalanced RCA phono outputs. Selection can be made manually via the
front panel or using the supplied remote control.
Every input has six levels of adjustable gain that can be individually
selected to prevent large changes in volume when switching between
inputs. All settings are stored via the microprocessor even if power is
fully balanced AV Bypass circuitry will allow direct connection to
an AV processor at full signal level routing the signal directly from
input to output avoiding the volume control. This truly flexible system
functions to provide both the purest two channel stereo reproduction
then converts for use in a multichannel AV system with a simple
press of a switch. A balanced AV monitor is provided check signal
integrity or feed to another system.
the front panel are the separate frequency EQ adjust controls for
the left and right channels. Both the low and high frequencies can be
adjusted to suit the room requirements. Each control rotates a
milled aluminium disc with graduated adjustment levels clearly
visible through the magnified and illuminated viewing port.
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