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Amended list of 150+ wpc receivers!

Discussion in 'Solid State' started by bully, Aug 10, 2002.

  1. acdc7369

    acdc7369 Active Member

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    The SX-1080 is rated at 150wpc under a 4 ohm load, which is what I run it at. Don't know if that counts?
     

     

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  2. acdc7369

    acdc7369 Active Member

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    yeah but the SX-1980 would be such a good match for the hpm-100s. 270wpc @ 8ohm 0.03%THD 120dB S/N ratio! omg
     
  3. Zingem

    Zingem Active Member

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    All this is lovely gear. Seeing what prices these fetch, I'd say we're into receiver wars version II. Alas!
     
  4. baghdadguy

    baghdadguy AudioNoob

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    Ok, now that we have ID'd the 'monsters among us' can we add something they need?

    SPEAKERS!

    What speakers can handle these beasts best? What you got that will let you go to say, '5' on the scale without bleeding you out?

    My Kennie is linked to my 888's- I can get to about 4 or 5 without making the golfers out back scream. But they do lose some 'cleanliness' starting about there...
     
  5. Zingem

    Zingem Active Member

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    Why does one encounter so many lists of 'moster-receivers' everywhere?
    Why not a list with +X-Watt Amps? Would that be irrelevant, or do these lists exist as well?
     
  6. AMPHEAD

    AMPHEAD Active Member

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    Add Luxman R-117

    The Luxman R-117 is considered by many as one of the top high powered receivers of all time. The 160 watt per side is very conservative. Has very good high current/headroom ratings, and to as low as 2 ohms
     

     

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  7. -Crash-

    -Crash- New Member

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    What about the Pioneer sx 1050?? It puts out 170w RMS at 4 ohms.
     
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  8. doom

    doom Active Member

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    Luxman R-117 160WX2

    Some say it's the best.....
     
  9. ron-c

    ron-c AK Subscriber Subscriber

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    Some shots of the JVC, JR-S600 MkII.

    120 watts per channel, 8 ohms, 180 watts,4 ohm @ 0.08. Weight 42.2 lbs.

    Thanks,
    Ron-C
     

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  10. tdat7192

    tdat7192 Well-Known Member

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    Not sure if these are vintage enough.
    Rotel RB-990BX, 200 wpc/8 ohms, 15.5kg/34.1 lbs, '92-'97
    Counterpoint Solid2, 200 wpc/8 ohms
     
  11. Dclapp

    Dclapp AK Subscriber Subscriber

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    Add Mitsubishi M-AV2

    The Mitsubishi M-AV2 is 200 watts.
     

     

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  12. Jimekiser

    Jimekiser Just an Earthbound Misfit

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    Modular Component Systems

    Does anyone know the Watts on MCS 3245 and MCS 3275.
    Thanks Jim
     
  13. wizargoz

    wizargoz Super Member

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    Soundstream DA-1, 200 WPC dual mono power amplifier
     
  14. Galaxie65

    Galaxie65 Always looking for new gear to try Subscriber

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    Epicure M1 Power amp, 150wpc of pure amazing
     
  15. lha1992

    lha1992 Kenwood Collector Subscriber

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    We're talking about receivers in the 8ohms range.


    The thread is talking about receivers, not separate power amps
     
  16. alina99

    alina99 New Member

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    You left out the Marantz SR700G at 150 w/ch.
     

     

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  17. The Fez

    The Fez Well-Known Member

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    ..Not sure 'bout the Sansui G-33000/22000 being a receiver. Looks like a power amp with a pre and tuner "bolted" onto the amp. Well I suppose it's in "one" piece. Should a receiver be defined as a unit in one chassis? I think so. Don't get me wrong, I love the Sansui gear. own some too :D
     
  18. minkybut

    minkybut AK Member

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    Is there a list on AK for integrated amps 150+ or better wpc?
     
  19. SchweinHaus

    SchweinHaus Active Member

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    Has anyone mentioned the Concept 16.5? Straight SS receiver rated at 165 WPC, right?
     
  20. Citation-Fan

    Citation-Fan Active Member

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    Whats about hk´s Citation Receiver

    Does anybody mention this 30kg tank?
     

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