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If you are looking at replacing an older amplifier, or upgrading from one of the budget brands, the Arcam A18 integrated amplifier will provide a fine basis for a quality music system.
Arcam's expertise in designing cost-effective, highly musical amplifiers goes all the way back to the original A60 of the mid 1970's - since then there have been a long line of ever improving amplifier products which gives the A18 a truly epic heritage. With excellent build quality, the latest technological developments in audio amplifier design have been incorporated in the 50W per channel design to give better sound quality than hitherto possible.
High quality audiophile capacitors and resistors are employed, together with oversized toroidal power supply for superb bass slam and timing. Short signal paths are achieved by use of a multi-function rotary encoder for adjustment of volume, bass, treble and balance, all under the control of a sophisticated microprocessor -this micro also monitors the health of the A18 and the load connected, ensuring that short circuits, over temperature and the like are unlikely to damage the amplifier.
Six stereo line inputs plus a low noise moving magnet phono input for tuntables give you choice in expanding your system over time, high quality 4mm speaker binding posts ensure a positive connection to your loudspeakers. A 3.5mm front panel jack socket allows you to connect your iPod or MP3 easily. Rap your knuckles on the solid casework and all you will hear is a dull thud - the mechanically damped case ensures that the delicate audio circuits within are not disturbed by external resonance, ensuring crystal clear sound quality. This may be the baby stereo amplifier of the FMJ range, but it can perform way above the competition, just listen and you will agree. Available in silver or black finish.
Power output 50W x 2 into 8Ω
Input connections 6 pairs stereo analogue line
1 x phono (moving magnet)
1 x 3.5mm stereo for iPod
Output connections 2 x tape loops
1 x stereo preout
1 3.5mm headphone socket
2 pairs 4mm speaker binding posts
Oversized toroidal power supply Yes
Mechanically damped case Yes
Rotary encoder for volume, tone, balance adjustment Yes
IR remote supplied Yes
Dimensions W x H x D 432 x 85 x 275mm
Providing your item is in stock, the order is usually dispatched within 24 hours. Please remember that postage and packing is completely free for orders over £50*. Out of stock items will be dispatched as soon as they become available, out of stock items can take between 4 to 21 days for dispatch.
Deliveries usually take 1-3 working days. The majority of orders are sent via our couriers'; Interlink Express on a next-day-delivery service. Smaller, low value or light-weight items are normally posted using Royal Mail Recorded or Royal Mail Special Delivery.
Once your product has been dispatched, you will be notified via email and sent a unique consignment number, you can use this number at http://www.interlinkexpress.com to check the status of your delivery. If you have provided a mobile telephone number, Interlink's Predict service will notify you by text (and email) of a one-hour delivery window. If the window they suggest is inconvenient, you can change the date of delivery to a later one via text or email.
*We ship free of charge to mainland UK addresses, excluding the Scottish Highlands or 'Out-Of-Reach' Scottish locations. Please consult the post-codes below to see if your location falls within this category. If you are still unsure, please contact us on 01432 354921. We also ship to Northern Ireland, Channel Islands, Scilly Isles, Scottish Isles and Scottish Highlands, however delivery to these locations will incur a charge and can only be sent via a 2-day service.
Shipping Costs Mainland UK (Next-Day) Offshore/Out-of-reach (2-day)Northern Ireland, Channel Islands, Isle of Man, Scottish Islands, Scilly Islands Republic of Ireland (2-day) Under £50 Orders £7.50 £12.50 £15.00 Over £50 Orders FREE £19.99 £29.99 Surcharge Orders £50.00 £69.99 £79.99 Saturday Delivery £12.99 N/A N/A Sunday Delivery £12.99 N/A N/A
Post codes exempt from the free delivery service include:
Scottish Highlands Post Codes: AB30-38, AB41-42, AB44-56, FK17-99, G83, IV1-28, IV30-39, IV52-54, IV63, KW1-14, PA21-33, PA34-40, PH15-26, PH31-41, PH49-50
Islands Post Codes: HS1-9, IV40-51, IV55-56, KA27-28, KW15-17, PA20, PA41-49, PA60-78, PH42-44, ZE1-3
Northern Ireland: All BT postcodes
Channel Islands Post Codes: JE, GY
Scilly Isles Post Codes: TR21, TR22, TR23, TR24, TR25
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