ELAC Alchemy Series PPA-2 MM/MC Phonostage

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ELAC Alchemy Series PPA-2 MM/MC Phonostage

The Alchemy PPA-2 is a full-featured phono preamp that uses all analog, discrete FET gain, and EQ stages to transform microscopic grooves in vinyl into stunningly lifelike music. The PPA-2 can be tailored to specific cartridge requirements, with switchable gain for each channel, MC cartridge loading, and stereo or mono operation. A selection of RCA or XLR inputs and outputs adds even more flexibility to the most versatile phono preamp in its class.

Specifications

Inputs: 2 x RCA or 1 x XLR balanced
Input impedance: 5-1 kOhm variable or 47K
Frequency response: 10 Hz-20 kHz +/- 0.2 dB
RIAA accuracy: +/- 0.2 dB
Nominal THD+N: <0.005%
Signal-to-noise ratio (1 kHz): >86 dB
Output voltage: >6.0 V RMS
Crosstalk (L-to-R or R-to-L): >80 dB
Single-ended gain: 42 dB (low) or 60 dB (high)
Balanced gain: 48 dB (low) or 66 dB (high)
Output impedance: 50 ohm
Analog outputs: 1 x XLR balanced, 1 x RCA 
Dimensions (HWD): 2″ x 17.5″ x 15″ 
Weight: 12 lb