700M

Kenwood 700M

Specifications:
Manufacturer: TRIO-KENWOOD, JAPAN
Phono equalization: RIAA
Output power: 2 x 170 watts into 8 ohms/20-20000 Hz
2 x 175 watts into 8 ohms/1 kHz
2 x 220 watts into 4 ohms/1 kHz
Music power: 2 x 200 watts into 8 ohms
2 x 310 watts into 4 ohms
THD at 1 kHz: =< 0.1% 20-20000 Hz
Intermodulation 250 Hz/8000 Hz 4/1 at rated power: 0.1%
Overall frequency response: 20-20000 Hz +0 / -0.2 dB
Outputs: Speakers: A, B, C, A + B/4-16 ohms, headphones: 1.8 ohms
Power consumption: 1200 watts
Dimensions: 400 x 200 x 360 mm
Weight: 27 kg

When I bought this amp the meter glass was cracked.  I was able to get glass cut and take the glass to a silk screening company and get it copied.  They did an excellent job, identical to the original.  I then sent the amp to “Echowars” for a complete rebuild, the 700M being his specialty.  I was not disappointed with the results.  The Supreme Series of Kenwood products, of which the 700M was one,  were followed by Trio/Accuphase. Kenwood made some fine products later under the Kenwood name but the commitment that went into the Supreme Series went to Accuphase, along with some of the Kenwood engineers.   Accuphase continues today with the same high standards.

2 Responses to 700M

  1. Len says:

    I have a 700M as well and in great working condition. What was the price of rebuild and where is the Co. located. Thanks…………

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *