Aesthetix Saturn Calypso line preamplifier Specifications

Sidebar 1: Specifications

Description: Remote-controlled tubed line-level preamplifier. Tube complement: two 12AX7WB, two 6922/6dJ8. Maximum voltage gain: 29dB, balanced input to balanced outputs, 23dB, unbalanced input to unbalanced outputs. Input impedance: 80k ohms, balanced, 40k ohms, single-ended. Output impedance: 600 ohms, balanced, 300 ohms, single-ended. Frequency response: 20Hz–20kHz, ±0.25dB. Power consumption: 20W standby, 100W active.
Dimensions: 17.875" (454mm) W by 4.375" (111mm) H by 18" (457mm) D. Weight: 39 lbs (17.7 kg).
Serial number of unit reviewed: 2969.
Price: $4500. Approximate number of dealers: 45.
Manufacturer: Aesthetix Audio Corporation, 5220 Gabbert Road Suite A Moorpark, CA 93021. Tel: (805) 529-9901. Fax: (805) 529-9902. Web: Distributed by Musical Surroundings, 5662 Shattuck Ave Oakland, CA 94609 Tel: (510) 547-5006. Fax: 510 547-5009. Web:

Aesthetix Audio Corporation
5220 Gabbert Road Suite A
Moorpark, CA 93021
(805) 529-9901