With the Model 2270 Marantz has launched in 1971 a legend in the market. The performance was amazing 70 watts per channel stereo. This was the beginning of the worldwide success of the Marantz receiver. It was the largest model of the 22XX series.
A receiver battle began among the big manufacturers such as Sansui, Pioneer & Co. Who can build the strongest receiver? Sansui ultimately won the war with the G-33000 from 1978 with a fighting weight of almost 50kg, a static challenge for any music systems furniture :)
After the first 22xx-series Marantz has launched the model again and again. With rising power has unfortunately the quality of the components was lost. I am happy with even one of the first 22er models may be able to hear my music. The sound is simply fantastic. The durable 2270 was produced in large quantities. There are a few on the market, get one, it is a valuable investment with a lot of fun every day with music ...