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Graham Slee Gram Amp 2 SE Phono Stage

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Recommended Best Buy - Absolute Sound magazine

£260.00   
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Graham Slee Gram Amp 2 SE Phono Stage

An amazing little RIAA preamp for moving magnet, high output moving coil and moving iron phono cartridges. It's quite a gem as you'll find!

The Gram Amp 2 Special Edition RIAA preamp was first launched in 2001 with a number of improvements over the legendary budget Gram Amp 2 "Communicator". The Special Edition features 50 percent more gain to deliver a higher output which is a closer match to digital sources.

Originally built as an entry-level RIAA preamp for the USA market, It's earned itself several recommendations with the American Hi-Fi press.

As of September 2012 "V3" sports our own slimline extruded enclosure with our usual classic clean line styling.


 

Reviews

'...I wouldn't spend the difference between the Gram and the Dino if I were going to use it solely for MM amplification... I'd be paying for stages I wouldn't be using, and I wouldn't enjoy the sound over extended listening even with the Dino+ power supply option...' (Stereophile magazine)

'...all the earmarks of a giant killer...the more you listen to this thing on its own, the more you'll discover that you can play it for hours without fatigue...the presentation had a rare top to bottom cohesiveness, with a tonal balance unusually rich, lush, and, well, beautiful' (Absolute Sound magazine)

- Editors Choice (Best Buy phono preamplifier) - Absolute Sound magazine

- Recommended System Component over three different months - Stereophile magazine

- Recommended Best Buy - Absolute Sound magazine

 

Specifications

Input range: 2mV - 10mV rms

Output range (for above inputs): 224mV to 1120mV rms

Gain: 41dB (Av 112) ref 1kHz

Phase margin: 90 degrees

Maximum input level: 41mV (ref: 1 kHz)

Input impedance resistive: 47k Ohms

Input impedance capacitive: 100pF

Output noise: (CCIR Q-Pk 22Hz-22 kHz) -74dB

Equivalent Input Noise (EIN) -115dB

Reproduction characteristic: RIAA within 0.5dB total deviation 20Hz-20kHz

Total Harmonic Distortion plus noise measured at 80Hz, 1kHz, 5.6 kHz and 16 kHz: <0.05% (typically <0.015% at 1 kHz)

Channel balance: 0.1dB

Channel separation: 64dB

Size: 107 x 117 x 50mm approx.

 

 



  

 

 

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Excellent
Sunday, 16 October 2016  | 

This is the first time that I have used a separate phono pre-amp instead of the built-in one included in my Arcam amplifier. Just amazed at the difference that this makes. Can't compare it with other brands, as I have no experience of them, but the Gram Amp2 definitely gets my seal of approval.

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A great phono stage
Saturday, 2 August 2014  | 

Great detail with a lot of delicacy. Clean detailed and articulated bass but not very deep Crisp and textured high, without harshness.Wonderful and clean midrange. Great timing. Very wide soundstage in all dimensions. A great pleasure for the ears. I'm very happy.

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