Cary Audio SLI-80 Signature Special Edition Integrated Amplifier *SOLD*
Good condition. No box.
The SLI 80 Signature integrated amp mounts KT88 output tubes and has a stated power of 80 watts per channel in ultra-linear mode, whereas 40 are the watts in triode mode. The Electro Harmonix 10 tubes are respectively two 5U4 Rectifiers, two 6922 Input Buffer Preamp, two 6SN7 Pre-Driver/Phase Inverter, and four KT88 Output tubes. On the front fascia, we have, from left to right, the on/off switch with a light blue led light, a small knob to select the three inputs, a big knob for the volume, another small knob for the balance, and the tumbler switch for the headphones. On the top sides are two tumbler switches - one for channel - to select the ultra-linear or triode mode of the output tubes. On the rear of the amplifier are two 4 and 8 Ohm switch settings to regulate the impedance. The binding posts to provide output to the speakers are on the rear panel, while more inside are the gold-plated RCA posts for the inputs and an output for a subwoofer, the fuses holders and the IEC socket for the power cord.
The bias of the output tubes is adjustable via two jacks, one for channel. It is possible to connect a meter plug that can read mAmperes.
The Cary is a powerful but refined tube integrated amp that can make you appreciate the music, all kind of music, with very high sound levels, in terms of tone colour and spatiality.
Circuit Type: Push-Pull Ultra-Linear Pure Class AB-1
Power Output: 40W - Triode 80W - Ultra-Linear
Input Sensitivity: 45V for full output
Noise and Hum: -82dB below full output
Frequency Response: 19Hz to 23KHz +/- .5dB
Inputs: CD, AUX 1, AUX 2
Tubes: 2 x 6922 Input Buffer Preamp;
2 x 6SN7 Pre Driver/Phase Inverter;
4 x KT88 Output Tubes;
2 x 5U4 Rectifiers
Return & Refund Policy
• All Pre-Owned items have been tested before listing.
• NO WARRANTY.
• We encourage buyers to test and verify the equipment condition at our showroom (1 Coleman Street, The Adelphi, Unit 03-35) — pre-owned condition as shown on our listed page.