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Audiolab 8000A
Early Version 'Made in the UK' Integrated Amplifier


Audiolab 8000A

Early Version ‘Made in UK’ Integrated Amplifier

You already know all about this legendary amplifier (including the superb built-in switchable M/M & M/C phono stage) so we won’t bore you with the details. Using paired Sanken 2SC2922 & 2SA1216 output devices, this was one of the original ‘made in the England’ versions - before production was moved to China.

In nice physical condition and full working order - tested for more than 4 hours, with no issues at all.


• Power output: 60 watts per channel into 8Ω (stereo)
• Frequency response: 20Hz to 20kHz
• Total harmonic distortion: 0.05%
• Input sensitivity: 0.11mV (MC), 2mV (MM), 100mV (line)
• Signal to noise ratio: 75dB (MC), 78dB (MM), 80dB (line)
• Channel separation: 60dB (line)
• Output: 100mV (line), 0.7V (Pre out)
• Speaker load impedance: 4Ω to 16Ω
• Dimensions: 445 x 74 x 335mm
• Weight: 7.6kg
• Price: GBP £410 (1991)

This comes with correct mains cable and a print-out copy of the original user manual from the excellent website.


Payment accepted via PayPal, Bank Transfer, Personal Cheque or cash on collection.

Economical worldwide shipping via UPS or FedEx - Expertly packed, tracked and insured.


Please contact us either by telephone on 01883 340073
or by sending and email to
if you are interested in purchasing this item.


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