I worked my ass off and purchased one of these with funds saved from my first job. Mine was circa 1977 or 1978, but looked exactly like that. Do you have any idea how long you had to save to get $300 bucks when you made minimum wage? It is a long damn time when minimum wage was about $2.30 an hour. This is especially true when you only worked 15 hours per week. I also had to buy gas, have spending money, and buy the occasional six pack of
This receiver pumped into a couple of Utah brand speakers with 12" woofers. I later added a couple of Pioneer speakers with 10" woofers. I could shake every window in the house. I sold the whole set around 1990 along with a very nice turntable and a cassette player. The whole stack took a lot of room.
I wish I had it back.