Over the following decade, Pioneer did not raise the price of this superb and under-rated amplifier. FWIW here’s my distant cousin to your A Beneath these groups of controls was a narrow silver band having the infrared sensor for the remote control and small leds with nomenclature indicating the control amp’s current functions. Its dynamic power capability is watts into 8 ohms and watts into 4 ohms. I personally do not care for subwoofers and prefer the sound of full-range speakers. Discussion in ‘ Audio Hardware ‘ started by soundboy , Jul 9, Everything works as new. The amp features dual mono construction and Pioneer’s Direct Connection circuitry with individual left and right channel volume controls that permitted operation of a CD player without the need of a pre-amplifier, a convenient feature taken from the M Power Amplifier.

No, create an account now. For the life of me I can’t remember the number. Walter Koehler , Feb 16, I just put the Japanese Urushi finished side panels on for the pictures. There were five audio inputs and five video inputs. Your name or email address: Guess they want to compete with Yamaha’s A-S Rentz , Feb 24,

Everything works as new.

C with front panel in open position M The M Power Amplifier holds the unique distinction of being the longest running production amplifier in Pioneer’s history. When introduced, the C had an M. I do remember it was not a flipper model only playing one side. C Interior C Specifications: Hey, I have for 3 or 4 years I think. For the most part it sits wrapped and stored, but I bring it out occasionally for a listen.

I traded it and a Boston acoustics Subwoofer in for the highly raved about Arcam Delta Integrated amplifier. No hums, rattles, or scratchiness with the controls.

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Some plastic and a simplified pickup mechanism assembly – still more serious than current DVD players which all weigh two feathers and a half: I can’t think of a single stereo receiver other than the Outlaw that has a sub out and the crossover circuitry necessary serkes utilize it. Its signal-to-noise ratio was an impressive dB. Mad shadowsBigGame and GuildX like this.


Outlaw and a few others make one which does audio better.

Note the large speaker cable binding posts on the back of the AX, the same used on the AX. The Main Power switch was located in the upper lefthand corner with Standby switch next to it.

There is one small scratch on front lower left. I personally do not care for subwoofers and prefer the sound of full-range speakers.

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It continued to be offered through By the way, the A is way beyond the Perhaps the most significant change between the C and C was the price. The only control amplifier in the Elite for the rest of the decade was the C Welcome to the forum. It is capable of producing with two channels driven or 50 watts per channel in four channel mode. John HancockMay 21, However, Pioneer did change the power transformers for the M, with a subsequent increase in weight to 60 lbs.

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In the February Equipment Buying Issue of Stereo Review, Pioneer rolled out an expensive page ad campaign for the Elite line of components with each component covered. Walter KoehlerFeb 16, McLoverJul 12, Steve Hoffman Music Forums. Still the best TV I seriws ever owned. Walter Koehler and Mad shadows like this. Walter Koehler likes this. Still hard to beat the picture.


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Pioneer, Japan Frequency response: Walter KoehlerJan 10, These come up for sale so rarely, just try and elitd one. Richard Austen likes this.

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It was introduced to the ELITE line in and remained in continuous production for more than a decade. Awwwwww seems a nice one too out of pioneer’s workshop.

A sub adds so much IMO, and is basically unusable without a built-in crossover and pre-out. PhilBikerJul 11, Sorry guess I did something wrong with posting the Fotos cause I’m using my tablet divice and it seems I’m not smart enough to copy the URL there is no Funktion to implant directly the photo from the photo galleries in the tablet.

Walter Koehler and GuildX like this. My monster AD Pioneer Elite integrated amp fromwatts per channel and weighs over 65 pounds! I won’t sell it for sure. Log in or Sign up.

If you were going down that road, you could take a look at XTZ’s a D3 amp which isn’t a million miles off the HK but also has digital in options five in this case – four coax and one optical. Of course, silver finish is available Its dynamic power capability is watts into 8 ohms a991d watts into 4 ohms.

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