JC 3+ Width: 17-1/4" (437mm) **An immaculate Parasound JC3+ phono preamp. The original Halo JC 3 was designed by legendary audio designer John Curl, and he also did the honors with the JC 3+. Dual mono. Item #649600829. We have a great online selection at the lowest prices with Fast & Free shipping on many items! eyed and slack-jawed. Parasound levererar mycket efterfrågat och uppskattat elektronik. ""this is the kind of resolving power and specificity that make the JC 3 so addictive. "Looking back through this report, I seem to have used the word superb several times, and justifiably so: The Parasound Halo JC 3 measured performance is indeed superb." After an absence of 10 years in Canada, Parasound is BACK in Canada. Quick shop Add to cart + $1,595.00 | / Parasound P6 Halo 2.1 Channel Stereo Preamplifier and DAC Parasound. Anledningen är den höga byggkvaliteten, det suveräna ljudet och den plånboksvänliga prislappen. very highly recommended!". Selling as I need a phono stage with more than one set of inputs. Premier phono pre-amp from legendary designer John Curl at Parasound. This is a well-known and successful phono stage from a very well-regarded company. Couple of nice features include a mono button and 12V triggers. per Michael Fremer: MC: 64 dB, XLR Pin Identification ""And this is key to its bat-sensitive low level resolving power, its ability to peer deeply into the small recess of a musical moment""Dynamically thereís a riveting balance of extremes at play, from profound ambient silence to rollicking kick-butt energy. MC: 50 - 550 Ω variable, 47k Ω fixed, Output Impedance Get the best deals on Parasound when you shop the largest online selection at eBay.com. Date Posted: Apr 22, 20 9:13am (PST) Edited: Apr 22, 20 2:48pm. by Robert E. Greene; Dec 23rd, … Med JC3+ erbjuder Parasound ett phonosteg i toppklass. Parasound today introduced the John Curl designed JC3+ phono preamplifier, an improved version of the highly regarded JC3. Balanced: < 100 Ω per leg, Input Sensitivity at 1 kHz ", HiFi News (UK) October 2015 "There is no shortage of phono stages on sale at the Parasound's price point, but the Halo JC 3+ stands out. A beautifully designed and built package, it boasts a good - if not totally comprehensive - range of facilities. (8.6 Kg) doesn't get much better than this. Hi-Fi World (UK) March 2016"Outstanding-amongst the best. See other items. It abounds with top-quality parts including Vishay-Dale resistors and I'm confident that how the JC 3+ breathes life and energy into music is exceptional. Ability to turn off illumination of the front panel P logo. Introduction to the Parasound Halo JC 3+ Phono Preamplifier Review. According to Parasound’s Richard Schram, the original JC3’s design began as a phono preamp retrofit for the JC2 line stage with separate small circuit boards for each channel. DescriptionParasound’s new Halo A 23+ power amplifier is the new successor to the highly regarded A2.. I used with a Benz Ruby Z .35V output and it worked great. Hi-Fi 4 Sale - Malaysia / Singapore Audio Forum & Marketplace | www.hifi4sale.net :: Audio & Video Equipment Marketplace :: Audio & Video Equipment: FOR SALE (Pre-owned & Used) Page 1 of 1. ", Home Theater HiFi (March 2015)"I'm confident that how the JC 3+ breathes life and energy into music is exceptional. ", AV TECH media (UK) Awards 2015/2016"Unerringly clean and crisp, modern-sounding design that remains fully able to communicate the alluring sound of vinyl replay, imparting the inherent flavor of a recording with consummate ease. Net: 19 lbs. For sale from my personal studio, Parasound JC 3+ Phono Preamplifier, little used. Variable MC load adjust independent for each channel from 50-550 ohms with dual gang potentiometers specially made for Parasound by Vishay. Parasound JC3+ for sale. Australian HiFi (Australia) December, 2018 "With the JC3 Jr, you are going to hear everything the recording engineer has captured in the groove, and nothing more. Click for English Version Parasound International Distributors are authorized to sell Parasound products only in the country where they are located. MM: 48 dB Many top reviews. Will ship extremely well packed. ""it's as quiet as a mouse in hospital slippers. Plenty of gain (68dB) for MC cartridges. See photos for vivid details. a clean and open presentation." Premier phono pre-amp from legendary designer John Curl at Parasound. jc3; Features; Specifications; Downloads; Reviews; Photos Designed by John Curl - creator of the legendary Vendetta Research phono preamp Inputs and outputs use Vampire brand 24k gold-plated RCA jacks Balanced outputs use Neutrik brand premium XLR jacks MM 47 k ohm, MC 100 ohm or MC 47 k ohm; (MC 47 k ohm is ideal for high-end Grado moving iron cartridges) S/N 86 dB MM; 75 dB MC RIAA … Shop with confidence. SOLD - FOR SALE: Parasound Halo Jc3 Junior . Beautifully built, great value even at retail. This is probably the most significant new product line in our store ever! Parasound JC3+ phono preamplifier, black finish. Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Parasound Halo Jc3 Jr Phono Preamplifier Black. < 0.01% at 1 kHz, Signal to Noise Ratio, MM Lucasfilm has only ever honoured one audio company - Parasound - which has screen credits in Star Wars Episode I, Episode II and Episode III. Variable MC Load Impedance with Custom Vishay Pots . 72 dB at 1 kHz, Input Impedance John Curl – mannen bakom Parasound har gjort några av branschens nest uppskattade konstruktioner. Stereo Times Most Wanted Components 2015 Award, Secrets of Home Theater & High Fidelity Best of 2015, Designed by John Curl - creator of the legendary Vendetta Research phono preamp, Inputs and outputs use Vampire brand 24k gold-plated RCA jacks, Balanced outputs use Neutrik brand premium XLR jacks, MM 47k ohm, MC 47k ohm or MC variable 50-550 Ohms, Exclusively Vishay-Dale resistors in the audio path, Triple shielding; low-carbon mild steel partitions isolate the power supplies & AC wires, Dual mono design; each audio channel is separately enclosed in its own extruded aluminum enclosure, Separate high speed-soft recovery rectifiers, filter caps and voltage regulators for each channel, Mono switch can improve sound of mono and older LPs, Built-in AC line conditioner to prevent AC noise from polluting the circuits, AC polarity reverse switch can reduce hum in many systems, Non-magnetic aluminum rear panel for purest sound, Turn On Options switch: manual or auto with 12v trigger input, Premium detachable heavy gauge IEC AC cord, 2u Chassis, rack mountable with HRA2 (sold separately). Like Dislike . Info: Parasound Halo Jc3 Junior. Unit is in fine condition, rating 8 simply because it’s a Many top reviews. > 78 dB, input shorted, unweighted, Signal to Noise Ratio, MC stesc1183 . I've reduced the item to $2,000 to reflect the auction pricing. Probably the cleanest JC3 for sale in the US at the moment that isn't new Original owner, Purchased 12 mos ago, Very Light Use. > 67 dB, input shorted, unweighted, Interchannel Crosstalk 47% larger low ESD power supply filter caps greater reserve for head-snapping dynamics. … Rather than augment one of its more affordable designs, California-based Parasound has taken a slightly different approach and the Halo JC3 Jr. Parasound P6 Halo 2.1 Channel Stereo Preamplifier and DAC New Features (Changes from the P 5) ESS Sabre32 Reference DAC replaces the original Burr... View full details $1,595.00 | / Quick shop Choose options $449.00 | / Parasound ZPre3 Two Channel Zone Preamplifier Parasound. We recommend that you make an extra copy of your original purchase receipt/bill of sale and store it inside the JC 3+’s carton. > 87 dB, input shorted, IHF A-weighted PARASOUND PRODUCTS, INC. 2250 McKinnon Avenue San Francisco, CA 94124 (415) 397-7100 parasound.com. Height, without feet: 3-1/2" (89mm), Weight The soundstage was Going a different direction now. tight and honed, delivery was crisp, precise and It invigorates everything it touches. Excellent condition. Five Globes. Watch Report This Ad. Free shipping for many products! Low/no use Parasound Halo JC3 Jr. The original JC3 proved problematic for cartridge loading fetishists in that it offered limited fixed moving coil loading of 100ohms or "wide open" 47kOhms chosen via via custom-made NKK selector switches with gold-on-silver contacts. The design goals were ultra-high performance and low noise, in the spirit of Curl’s legendary Vendetta phono preamp. ""It's superb at both frequency extremes, and tonally it's as close to neutral as any component I've heard. The results are magical: impressively wide dynamics, superb neutrality, excellent detail retrieval, wide staging, holographic imaging, and more than a whiff of the air and ambiance one gets from great tube gear. In the real world, it doesn't get much better. Click for Chinese Version, The Absolute Sound September 2018"Time has not dampened its sonic bona fides one iota. - Brian Damkroger, "As with John Curlís legendary Vendetta phono preamplifier, the Halo JC 3 was superbly quiet." at the best online prices at eBay! Power On: 12 watts His latest attempt, the JC 3, doesn’t cost as much as it might if it were, say, a boutique product. ", HiFi News (UK) Finest Products 2015"Essentially, the JC 3+ is an unerringly clean and crisp, modern-sounding design, yet one that remains fully able to communicate the alluring sound of vinyl replay. almost tube-like in their dimensionality, and 2 viewed per hour. For the answer, just ask Parasound's president and founder Richard Schram. It’s a good time to be shopping for a premium phono stage and if your vinyl habit has you looking beyond £1,200 or so, there’s an increasingly meaningful step up in performance and features on offer over many low-cost models. 20 Hz - 20 kHz, +/- 0.2 dB, Total Harmonic Distortion He's made a proven winner even more spectacular with the Halo JC 3+. accurate... forceful and exciting. Curl-Thompson tweaked circuits to further reduce the JC 3 silent background noise. The extraordinary thing is that every time you listen, it feels special and reminds you that this strange alchemy called audio sometimes fulfills its promise. Seller information . Parasound JC3+ phono preamplifier, black finish. Beautifully built, great value even at retail. Excellent working condition, all original items included in original packaging. Parasound's new $2995 JC3+ is a significantly upgraded version of the already high performance original JC3 phono preamplifier, though outwardly it looks identical to the handsome original. At $2,350, the JC 3 is by no means an entry-level phonostage. ""In every case the portrayal of the recorded acoustic was exquisitely detailed. Its ability to see into a symphony orchestra and define each section is uncanny. Parasound Halo JC3 Phono Preamplifier. The company’s products are well regarded throughout the hi-fi and high-end home cinema sectors, receiving many glowing reviews and are much sought after by music and movie lovers across the world. But I can say this – at its US list price, the Parasound JC3 Jr represents good value for money on its own merits, but I would qualify that it might make you want to upgrade your cartridge to get the most of it – and that might well be much more than $1,500. Parasound Halo A23+ Two Channel Amplifier. ", The Absolute Sound 2016 High-End Buyer's Guide"The JC 3+ conveys a heady mix of profound silence and kick-butt energy. 24k gold plated copper traces on phono module boards for utmost conductivity and most transparency/detail in the music. HRA 2 (may be purchased separately), Audiotechnique (Hong Kong), March 2020"Parasound’s JC 3+ Phono Amplifier is a masterpiece and its creators John Curl and Carl Thompson spared no expense to achieve sound quality and performance that is impeccable."