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Old 01-08-2013, 12:43 AM
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Question Constellation preamp Audio Electronics/Cary Audio

I was looking at the new: Constellation preamp by Audio Electronics/Cary Audio made in the USA sold direct at $1495.00

It uses 2 6SN7GT tubes which I do not know much about. When I had Sonic Frontiers stuff the 6922 tube was the most common.

Will the output impedance of 560 ohms create a issue with McIntosh MC302?

opinions of this preamp?

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Default Constellation preamp & Hercules amp by Audio Electronics/Cary Audio

Dan,

After six years, I can provide you some feedback. It should not have issue when combo with MC302. I got a rare chance to purchase a set of NOS Constellation and Hercules three weeks ago, and I love these preamp and amp.

*Great quality for the price, which is very cheap for such quality IMO.
*Very low gain, and the sound quality is great.
*Remote is handy.
*For tubes, you can use 6SN7GT, 6SN7GTA, 6SN7GTB, and "ECC33".
*There is no other types of input/output, and there is only RCA connectors. (that's how Cary keeps the cost down)

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