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Sansui G-8700DB

Pure Power DC Stereo Receiver (1979-80)

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Sansui G-8700DB


The G-8700DB sports a 160 watt per channel power amplifier, two RIAA phono inputs, two tape loops, a 3-stage tone control (bass,midrange,treble), a subsonic filter (16Hz), a high level filter (3KHz), and a loudness feature.


Tuning range: FM, MW

Power output: 160 watts per channel into 8Ω (stereo)

Frequency response: 5Hz to 80kHz

Total harmonic distortion: 0.025%

Damping factor: 60

Input sensitivity: 6mV (mic), 2.5mV (MM), 150mV (line)

Signal to noise ratio: 78dB (MM), 95dB (line)

Channel separation: 60dB (MM), 70dB (line)

Output: 150mV (line)

Speaker load impedance: 8Ω (minimum)

Dimensions: 560 x 201 x 475mm

Weight: 21kg


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re: G-8700DB

Extremely nice to get the manual however, I am an amateur troubleshooter and am not get voltages shown at the transformer primary or secondary. Wondering if there is a common problem with this unit or if there is additional help out there with troubleshooting and parts acquisition.

re: G-8700DB

Thank you, very helpful.

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