Art Audio VP1
All amplifying stages are triode and pure class ‘A’
Star Grounding system
Remote switching for short signal paths
Switchable low and high gain stages
6 inputs, 2 outputs, 2 tape monitors
The VP1 Mk II has an identical line section to the VPL but adds a 3-tube MM phono section with cathode followers
Black faceplate with a gold lettering and gold-plated control knobs
Type: Vacuum tube pure class ‘A’ preamplifier
Input Overload: Phono 80mV, Line 10V
Sensitivity( 1V out ): Phono 2.5mV into 47K ohms, Line 80mV into 220K ohms
Frequency Response: 20hz to 20Khz ( Phono ± 0.5 dB., Line ± 0.1 dB.
Distortion: Phono 0.05%, Line 0.02%
Frequency Response: 20Hz to 60kHz ± 0.3dB.
Noise: Phono 73dB., Line 82dB.
Output: 7V rms
VPL: 2 x 12AX7/CV4004
VP1: 5 x 12AX7
Dimensions: 18.25″ x 10.75″ (incl. terminals) x 4″ [ W x D x H ]
Weight: 21 lbs.
Warranty: 3 years parts and labor/90 days on tubes