BAT VK-51SE Stereo Tube Preamplifier; Balanced Audio Technology VK51SE

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Product: BAT VK-51SE Stereo Tube Preamplifier; Balanced Audio Technology VK51SE

Product SKU: 25919

Serial Number: 051800462

Voltage: 120V

Cosmetic Description: 8/10 Excellent condition with minimal visible cosmetic wear including a very fine scratch near the front edge of the left surface. This item has some very light wear but still presents like new from your listening position.

What is Included: Preamplifier, 8 BAT 6H30 tubes, Manual, Remote, Power cable, Factory packaging

Functional Notes: Operational condition of this item is excellent, fully tested and no issues found.

Age: Unknown

# of Owners: 1

Tobacco Exposure: No

Service History: None

MSRP: $9000

Other Notes: "The BAT VK-51SE represents state-of-the-art preamplifier technology. Embodying years of design innovation combines with engineering and material science, VK-51SE serves as a laboratory instrument for recovering the musical event. This fully balanced preamplifier incorporates eight of the original NOS 6H30 Super Tubes, with four in each channel. Exceptionally quiet, quick, and accurate, VK-51SE delivers one of the most dynamic and holographic experiences possible in the reproduction of recorded music. The astonishing resolving power of VK-51SE begins with BAT's zero feedback, fully balanced Unistage technology. Realizing the full potential of this circuit, the remarkable 6H30 Super Tube, pioneered for use in audio equipment by BAT, preserves the musical waveform with incredible accuracy. Every single part used in the construction of the revolutionary gain stage has been meticulously selected for the finest performance. VK-51SE also has five XLR inputs and two XLR outputs for the stellar balanced sound."

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Reviews:  Stereophile

Shipping: Cost to ship this item within the contiguous United States is a flat rate of $85- 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 $750 will require a signature upon delivery.