Ayre Acoustics K-1 preamplifier Specifications

Sidebar 1: Specifications

Description: Full-function, solid-state control preamplifier. Maximum voltage gain: 16dB (line); adjustable, 40dB, 50dB, 60dB (phono stage). Input impedance: 10k ohms (line, each phase); adjustable, 50k ohms (default), 100, 250, 500, 1000 ohms supplied—other values available (phono). Output impedance: 300 ohms (each phase). Power consumption: 20W.
Dimensions: 18" W by 5.5" H by 11" D (main unit); 13" W by 3" H by 8" D (power supply). Weight: 45 lbs (20kg).
Serial number of unit reviewed: 2B0125.
Price: $5250; remote volume control adds $250; phono stage adds $1600. Approximate number of dealers: 30.
Manufacturer: Ayre Acoustics, Inc., 2300-B Central Ave., Boulder, CO 80301. Tel: (303) 442-7300. Fax: (303) 442-7301. Web: www.ayre.com .