My repair guy said it’s in impressive condition for being completely original, all the capacitors are good, even the usually problematic Dolby board is in fine shape. He just cleaned the 40 years of dust and gunk out of the insides, and cleaned the switches. It’s working perfectly now, I’m pretty pleased.

The Nikko that we were using in the meantime.

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The Nikko is a great amp too, but doesn’t have the same power or quality of sound that the Sansui does. It’s not off by much, but it is a difference.

Tubes.

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Time to listen to some records

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