Device that boosts extremely weak signal voltages, such as those from microphones or mag heads, to a level that is usable by power amplifiers, and at the same time accomplishes the necessary equalization for industry standards.
"I truly cannot thank you enough for bringing the voice of my father-in-law back to life. We had carefully treasured the old reel-to-reel tapes sent from my husband's father to the family while he was serving in the Vietnam War. Our old machine didn't work anymore and the tapes were becoming very brittle. We feared losing this piece of history ..."