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Yamaha R-8 stereo receiver - black :

1986 vintage 85W stereo receiver with RS-9 remote controller, operating manual and original packing box

16 x AM/FM radio station memory presets

Concealed controls section for tone, phono MM / MC select

Cover hinges are broken, but it can be installed as in the photos, or inverted for a functions guide as it will fit inside the controls bay

Removable strip for naming favourite radio stations either by frequency or station name

Loudness control : variable -40dB to flat

This is what you want from a vintage receiver : deep spacious and clean sound with a detailed tuner

Specifications :
Vintage : 1986 model
Power : 85W RMS at 8ohms with THD distortion 0.015%, 100W at 6ohms, THD 0.03%
Total Harmonic distortion : Phono MM: 0.003%, MC: 0.005% to rec out [20Hz to 20kHz], 3V]: 0.015% [CD/tuner/Tape to speaker out, 42.5W]: 0.015%
Frequency response : 20Hz to 20kHz, 0 ±0.3dB [CD/tuner/video/Tape1/Tape2], phono: MC: [30Hz to 20kHz] ±0.5dB, MM: 0 ±0.3dB
Damping factor : > 60 at 8ohms, 1kHz
Input sensitivity and impedance : CD/tuner/video/tape1,2 play: 150mV / 47kohms, phono: MM: 2.5mV / 47kohms, MC: 160µV / 220ohms
Signal to noise ratio : Phono: MM: 92dB [5mV, input shorted], MC: 75dB [500µV, input shorted], CD/tape : 103dB
Maximum phono input level : MM: 110mV, MC: 8mV [0.01%THD]
FM : Tuning frequency : 87.5MHz to 108.00MHz [50kHz steps]
AM : Tuning Frequency : 530 to 1620kHz
Preset memory : 16 x AM or FM station stored preset stations
Phono : MM moving magnet and MC moving coil [MM: RIAA 20Hz to 20kHz ±0.3dB, MC: 30Hz to 20kHz ±0.5dB]
Speaker outputs : A, B, A + B
Tone controls : Bass: ±10dB at 50Hz, turnover: 350Hz, Treble: ±10dB at 20kHz, turnover: 3.5kHz, Mid: boost/cut: ± 12dB at 1kHz, Loudness: level related equalisation, -40dB at 1kHz
Dimensions [W x H x D]: 435 x 151 x 423mm
Weight : 11kg - packed ~ 13kg
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