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Blue Horizon Profono Phono Preamplifier

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£695.00
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Blue Horizon Profono Phono Preamplifier

Profono is designed and built to be a genuinely high-end phono preamplifier delivered at a highly competitive price point, able to compete with – and even outperform – models at twice the cost.

Compact in size and sturdily built, Profono sports a cleverly designed all-aluminium case, with individual corner extrusions holding the aluminium panels together, ensuring a tight, rigid and reliable construction that is quick and efficient to manufacture. Casework of such quality is rare at this price point and serves to protect the internal components, reject sonically deleterious RFI and keep the unit solidly in position when heavy cables are connected.

So often, vinyl lovers spend serious amounts of money on turntable, arm and cartridge combinations, but don’t realise that the performance of their record player is severely restricted by an average-sounding phono stage. That’s where Profono steps in – the perfect solution for amps that don’t have a built-in phono stage, the ideal upgrade for those that do, and a great step-up option to replace budget phono preamps that simply don’t cut the sonic mustard.

To minimise noise and distortion, the Profono’s power supply unit (PSU) is housed separately and connected via a detachable cable. PSU upgrade options will be available at a later date, for those who wish to attain an even higher level of performance. A switch on the Profono’s rear panel gives three settings for cartridge gain: moving coil low (50dB), moving coil high (61dB) and moving magnet (41dB). Offering two moving coil gain settings.

Gain MM Vu 41 dB
MC (low) Vu 50 dB
MC (high) Vu 61 dB
Input resistance  R in the default value, 47KOhm (socket open)
Values can be set exactly with shunt resistors
Connected resistors to impedance sockets
 Input capacitance 47pF
 Power supply AC min 15VAC/250mA, max 10VAC
 External dimensions 170 x 70 x 110mm (W x H x D)

 

UK Delivery

Providing your item is in stock, the order is usually dispatched within 24 hours. Postage and packing is completely free for orders over £100*. Out of stock items will be dispatched as soon as they become available, which can take between 4 to 21 days      

UK Delivery orders are sent via our couriers' DPD Local on a next-day-delivery service and usually take between 1 and 3 days. 

          

Local Delivery

Certain manufacturers disallow mail order for their products, however a local delivery may be possible.

We offer a local delivery service for a large number of our products. After your order has been placed, a member of the Hifi Gear team will contact you to arrange a convenient date and time for your local, personal delivery.

 

Click & Collect

We offer a free ‘Click & Collect’ service on all items. As soon as your order has been completed and is ready for collection a member of our team will be in contact with you. Orders can be collected from our store at 11 King Street, Hereford, HR4 9BW.

 

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