McIntosh 15-W-2 Vintage Mono Power Amplifier; Circa 1949
Product: McIntosh 15-W-2 Vintage Mono Power Amplifier; Circa 1949
Product SKU: 12259
Serial Number: 673
Cosmetic Description: 7/10 Very good cosmetic condition with some minor visible cosmetic wear including light wear to the enclosure and components. The power cable shows some wear near the amp end. This item shows some wear but is in remarkable condition for its age.
What is Included: Amplifier, 2 RCA 6V6 tubes, 2 GE 6J5 tubes, RCA 5Z4 tube, Bias unit, 3 capacitors, Output plug with harness, Extra output plug, RCA adapter cable
Functional Notes: Operational condition of this item is excellent, fully tested and no issues found.
Age: Circa 1949
# of Owners: 2
Tobacco Exposure: No
Service History: None
Other Notes: This antique amplifier from 1949 is one of the first creations under the venerable McIntosh name. It is a mono amplifier capable of 15W into 8Ω, and the included output plug is also available for the future owner to wire it for a speaker of a different impedance. Photos show the plug in place with some standard speaker cable attached. The chassis is labeled "Eng. Lab., Inc. Silver Spring, MD". This is a true collector's item and unique piece of audiophile history.
Shipping: Cost to ship this item within the contiguous United States is a flat rate of $55- including packaging and insurance. For all other locations including Hawaii, Puerto Rico and Alaska, please request a quote prior to purchase. Items with factory packaging will be double boxed. When factory packaging not available re-usable shipping box with custom injected-foam mold will be used. (for all items over 10 lbs). Note that all items valued over $500 will require a signature upon delivery.