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Vintage Presto/Bogen RP-2 Tube Mic Preamp Completely Restored W/RPK-1 Rack Mount

Estimated price for orientation: 550 $

Category: Vintage Preamps and Tube Preamps

Type: Vintage Preamp Model: RP-2
Brand: Presto Bogen Country/Region of Manufacture: United States
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  Vintage Rack Mounted  Presto/Bogen/  RP-2 Tube Mic Preamp Completely Restored with an original RPK-1 Rack Mount .
 Two  Channel  Presto Bogen Microphone Pre Amplifier completely restored  great sounding preamp.
Presto designed this is the 50's and when Bogen/Lear Siegler bought Presto they changed the cosmetics of the preamp. The original Presto was green cabinet with a round meter.
Bogen keep the same circuit, tubes and transformers ( input T-155 ) changed the cabinet to gray with a square meter. 
This RP-2 has the very rare RPK-1 rack mount with a meter cutout added.All new   coupling caps , filter caps, poteniometers  and grounded AC cord.  NO little problems.
In studio ready condition , bench tested and restored ,
This  RP-2  I'm selling is  in ready to use  condition with XLR in and out.
It uses all octal tubes ( see photos)  a 6SF5 on the input , shock mounted a 6J5 and another 6SF5 on the output.
The rectifier is a 6X5GT. This RP-2 uses 3 triode tubes with no negative feedback loop.
The RP-2 has been completely gone through. All new electrolytic  caps and PIO vintage coupling caps. (Sprague,Westcap, Vitamin Q ect.) resistors checked to be within tolerance.
The unit was tested and checked with my Audio Precision Analyzer .
It is quiet and sound fantastic.

Buyer will pay ALL shipping costs, including insurance, packing and shipping materials. I personally do not ship, all sales FOB Umatilla FL.
 This means for pick up in Umatilla Florida or I will arrange shipping for you through a shipping service.
The shipping service Iship4U  will charge a handling fee in addition to actual shipping costs.

If you have questions I will try to answer them.
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