Products C1600 Two Chassis Preamplifier

C1600 Two Chassis Preamplifier
The Best of the Best:
The C1600 is the two chassis version of our reference grade C3000 preamplifier featuring a matching external power supply further guarantees interference-free performance.

The C1600 is specially designed for pure high-end audiophiles who want nothing but the best. With the use of highest quality parts and components, the C1600 is simply The Best preamplifier that we have ever built.
C1600 Preamplifier Features:
  • New integrated power curcuit with illuminated pushbutton power ON/OFF switches.

  • Low noise tube line stage featuring (4) 6SN7 vacuum tubes.

  • Matching external power supply featuring (1)GZ34, (2) 6V6 and (1) 6SL7 vacuum tubes.

  • Rectifier with double choke filtering (two chokes are employed).

  • Custom EI power transformers.

  • Swiss made ELMA selector switches with gold-plated contacts.

  • Amtrans AMRG premium carbon film resistors with gold-plated leads.

  • Four pairs of single-ended inputs and two pairs of outputs are installed for ease of connectivity.



    Input Impedance: 45,000 Ohms min,110,000 Ohms max
    Output Impedance: 1,200 Ohms
    Maximum Gain: 10.2 dB
    Frequency Response: +/- 1 dB from 5 Hz to 120,000 Hz
    Hum and Noise: -73 dB
    Maximum Output Voltage before Clipping: 45 Volts
    Total Harmonic Distortion: < 0.01%
    Power Consumption: 70 Watts (true RMS)
    Tube Complement for C1600-L: 4 x 6SN7
    Tube Complement for C1600-P: 1 x GZ34
    1 x 6SL7
    2 x 6V6
    Dimensions: C1600-L: 18.75" W x 14" D x 5.25" H
    C1600-P: 18.75" W x 12.5" D x 5.25"H
    Net Weight: C1600-L: 25 lbs
    C1600-P: 31 lbs
    Warranty: 3 Years Parts and Labor

    Specifications subject to change without notice.