silver face plate - click on image for larger view
titaniun gray and black face plates also available
all face plates are 1/2 inch thick brushed anodized aluminum
Silver Gray Black
The Herron Audio VTSP-360 uses four type 6922, or 6DJ8, or E88CC, or 7308 dual triode vacuum tubes.
The VTSP-360 has a proprietary one of a kind tube bias servo circuit that optimizes the performace of many different tube configurations that are equivalent to the 6DJ8 type dual triode vacuum tubes.
LIVE, in-your-room clarity
Totally unique tube circuitry configuration:
high end performance with very low distortion
exceptionally low noise using tubes
extended tube life
Immediately You Know!
Itís the smallest of things.
The subtle detail, the nuance,
the clarity, the unsuspected beauty.
The touch of bow on string, the stroke of a guitar pick.
The lightest tap of a tympani from the back of the hall.
Itís the large things, too.
The fire in a soloistís technique.
The power of a soprano, rising above the orchestra.
So much more than just the notes.
It delivers the passion in the performance.
Herron Audio brings your audio system to life.
The VTSP-360 is the result of many years of research and fine tuning for pure listening enjoyment.
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back panel - click on image for larger view
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- Input Selection
- Absolute Polarity
- Display Brightness
- Volume, Mute, and Mono/Stereo
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Customer Feedback November 2018
- By Bob Craig (Chicago Audio Society):
"Keith, I listened to the two units over the past two Saturdays. I used the phono stage (VTPH-2A upgrade) first on its own last Saturday, and then added on the 360 last night, after running another pre-amp for a bit. With the phono stage I noticed more three-dimensionality and more upper mids and high end. With the 360, the result was holy (expletive deleted)!! I couldn't believe it. You have really outdone yourself with the 360.
When I find a component that makes me want to hear more, that is special to me. Most pieces of equipment don't do that. But the 360 did it. Even an old mono Angel from the 50's sounded great (solo piano) and a DGG from the 70's sounded like an audiophile recording.
I thought I had pretty good sound before, but this is just beyond. If you don't sell lots of the 360, there is something wrong with the audio world. It sounds the best I have heard here at home. I appreciate your efforts and hope more people discover what you have to offer."
Herron VTPH-2A Phono Stage with VTSP-360 Vacuum Tube Preamplifier
- Multifunction remote control
- Volume level display (0 - 100)
- Switchable absolute polarity
- Two gain modes (High and Low)
- Stereo/mono switch
- Full-range balance control
- Home theater bypass function
- Mute control
- Display brightness control
- Low noise design
- Two main outputs
- One tape output
- Tape out/in loop
- Six inputs including tape
- 100K input impedance
- 1/2 inch thick brushed aluminum anodized face plate
- High input-signal capacity without overload
- Automatic muting at startup and shutdown
- Gold plated, Teflon-insulated RCA connectors
- Hand-picked components for accurate response
- Reversing power line (AC) polarity switch
- Each unit is hand crafted, burned-in, and given rigorous bench and listening tests
| Frequency Response ||1 Hz to beyond 100 kHz, 20 Hz to 20 kHz ±0.1 dB |
||100 ohms nominal at 1 kHz
||14 dB in Hdb mode, 4 dB in Ldb mode |
||100-position electronic stepped attenuator, maximum differential 0.1 dB channel to channel |
||<0.01% THD + Noise @ 1 volt r.m.s. output |
|Absolute Polarity ||Switchable |
||17.6" wide x 4" high (including rubber feet) x 10.25" deep |
||3 years, parts and labor; tubes: 90 days
|U.S. Retail Price
|| $6,550 U.S.D.
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