Balanced Audio Technology VK-40 preamplifier Specifications

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Description: Solid-state preamplifier with optional phono stage. Inputs: 3 balanced (XLR), 2 unbalanced (RCA). Main outputs: 2 XLR. Tape output: 1 RCA. Maximum voltage gain: 20dB. Frequency response: 2Hz-150kHz, -3dB. Crosstalk: -80dB at 10kHz. Input impedance: 100k ohms. Output impedance: 200 ohms. Minimum amplifier input impedance: 10k ohms, 3k ohms with optional Six-Pack. S/N Ratio: 96dB unweighted. Distortion at 2V RMS output: 0.01%. Maximum output: 20V RMS. Optional VK-P20 phono module: Voltage gain: 58dB or 44dB, selectable.
Dimensions: 19" W by 5.75" H by 15.5" D. Weight: 33 lbs.
Serial numbers of units reviewed: 040800071, 040800072.
Price: $4000; optional remote control, $500; optional Six-Pack capacitors, $500; VK-P20 phono module, $500. Approximate number of dealers: 55.
Manufacturer: Balanced Audio Technology, 800 First State Blvd., Wilmington, DE 19804. Tel: (302) 999-8855. Fax: (302) 999-8818. Web:

Balanced Audio Technology
800 First State Blvd.
Wilmington, DE 19804
(302) 999-8855