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Cary SLP 03 Stereo Preamplifier
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A very very safe move into the world of tube preamplifiers from one of the best manufacturers of tube gear out there! Retail $2000

$1699 FLOOR SAMPLE (Black Finish)



The SLP 03 combines the desirable attributes of low noise, low distortion and ease of use making it an excellent preamplifier choice for your home audio system. This stereo vacuum tube preamplifier offers one XLR balanced input pair and six pairs of RCA single-ended inputs making it a very capable preamplifier. The adjustable brightness front panel display shows the current settings and volume levels during use. The SLP 03, when combined with a power amplifier is capable of outstanding musical reproduction using your favorite music.

Preamplifier Inputs 1 pair balanced XLR connections
6 pair single-ended RCA connections

Preamplifier Outputs 1 pair balanced XLR connections
2 pair RCA connections

Controller Connectors (1) 3.5mm “mini plug” jack for IR input
(3) 3.5mm “mini plug” jack for trigger out
RS 232 full remote configuration interface

Vacuum Tube Compliment (4) 12 AU7 dual triode tubes
Volume Control Range 63.0 dB
Gain 16 dB
Input Impedance 100 k Ohms on RCA
200 k Ohms on XLR

Output Impedance 500 Ohms on XLR
500 Ohms on RCA

Rated Output RCA - 1 Volt (8 volts maximum)
XLR - 2 Volts (16 volts maximum)

THD+N <0.03%
Frequency Response +0.5 dB from 5 Hz to 50 kHz
Residual Noise <90 dB
Power Input 110/117 or 220/234 Volts AC @ 50-60 Hz
Power Consumption 75 watts
Break-In Time 100 hours of playing time
Weight 25 lbs.
Dimensions 4.5" H x 17" W x 13" D