Product: Cary CAD-805AE Mono Tube Amplifier Pair; Upgraded
Product SKU: 3154J
Serial Number: 160304; 160305
Cosmetic Description: 7/10 Very good cosmetic condition with some minor visible cosmetic wear including 2 very small scratches on the faceplate of one, scratching on the top and side surfaces, and some rub marks on the transformer housing. This item looks like new from just a few feet away. You'll have to examine very closely to find any signs of wear.
What is Included: One Pair of Amplifiers, 2 Chinese 211 Tubes, 2 Chinese 845 Tubes, 2 Genalex Gold Lion PX300B Tubes, 4 Electro-Harmonix 6SN7 Tubes, Volt Ohm Bias Meter, 4 Spare Fuses, Manual, 2 Power Cables, Factory Packaging w/ Shipping Crates
Functional Notes: Operational condition of this item is excellent… fully tested and no issues found.
Age: Less than 1 year
# of Owners: 1
Tobacco Exposure: No
Service History: Upgraded with Jensen Capacitors; WBT Binding Posts
MSRP: $11,000 per pair (w/o upgrades)
Other Notes: Jensen Capacitors; WBT Binding Posts; Class A; Anniversary Edition
"Single-end triode (SET) tube amplifiers have long been considered the Holy Grail of music reproduction systems, operating in the purest form of class-A power output. Cary Audio began in 1989 by producing a SET monoblock amplifier as its first product, and today the CAD-805AE proudly carries on that tradition. Using just one tube to handle the entire musical signal typically does not allow for more than a few watts of output power, but the CAD-805AE, with its massive power supply, is able to produce over 50 watts."
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