Which Speakers are You Using for Your Sansui Amps

Discussion in 'Exclusively Sansui' started by Cheetah, Apr 6, 2007.

  1. Xtro1

    Xtro1 New Member

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    Im running Yamaha NS-1000's with my BA-F1/CA-F1 combo through a Sansui SR-929 turntable. I have the veneer finish speakers not the black 1000m's. Sounds awesome.
     
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  2. Hyperion

    Hyperion Roobarb & Custard Subscriber

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    Nice system, :thumbsup: - I bet it does sound awesome!
     
  3. G Tube

    G Tube open your ears..

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    I have a line on a minty pair of image concept 200 speakers (API, energy miarge) they use a very similar tweeter to an energy 22. Anyway I have read they are bit on the power hungry side. And like decent current. Rated at 8ohm but can dip down to 4 ohm in the mid bass region. Rated 87db, test more like 85db lol. Stereophile has a nice review of them. I have a au9900 do you think it would be enough for a pair of power hungry speakers ? My listening room is not that big. About 16x14
    The other option I have. Which is a totally different animal and have never heard before. Is a beautiful pair of fully restored original large advents. What do you Sansui lovers think for my au9900. Currently running a pair of rca dimensia spk375. (Rebadged onkyo d7's). I listen to rock, jazz. Metal. Alternative.
     
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  4. Harvey/ Ga

    Harvey/ Ga Super Member

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    I have used my Wharfedale W-60E and Celestron 66 with my Eight Deluxe.
     
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  5. kevzep

    kevzep Its all about the Music Subscriber

    I've got the JBL L7's on the G22000, Love it!! Massive Sound!!
     
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  6. PiotrekN

    PiotrekN New Member

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    I use B&O speakers.
    The QRX 7001 in quad is playing through 4 wall panel speakers: a pair of Beovox P45 for the front channels and a pair of Beovox P30 for the rear, and I am on the lookout for another pair of P45 for the rear.
    I also have a small stereo system, the Sansui G-301 playing through Beovox S50. All this sounds amazing, the B&O speakers are fantastic!
     

     

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  7. Vintagear

    Vintagear Super Member

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    Thank you! This is my best set-up by far, it brings me so much satisfaction. Yes it looks beautiful but more importantly, it sounds beautiful. Soooooo lifelike it’s amazing.

    My second system is a Yamaha A-S801 driving Bowers & Wilkins CM6 in a smaller room and it’s an excellent Hi-Fi set-up - simply fantastic, but the X1 & 805D2/REL S/2 take the cake. Just amazing...

    Decisions, decisions... I hope the X1 is on the top of the list for a reason ;)
     
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  8. todd141

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    I just bought a 2000A in extremely good shape I think...still has the blue protective stuff around the chrome edge on front of the receiver, and came with the box, manuals everything. Previous owner recapped it.

    Anyways, I am using Polk Monitor 7C with them - RD0194 tweeters should be here tomorrow. (Also have some Polk Monitor 7As with Peerless tweeters, haven't hooked them up yet to the 2000A. Both Polk pairs got a recap on the crossovers.)

    I really cannot believe how good this amp sounds. I'm going to buy another Sansui - maybe an AU-555 or a 4000 or 5000, whatever I can find a good deal on, and then fix it up.
     
  9. playittwice

    playittwice Well-Known Member

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    Room #1 AU9500/9090 rotated w/K-Horns and Heresy.

    Room#2 AU999/Seven rotated w/K-Horns, KG 1.5s for garage, kitchen and BR.
     
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  10. tanker 200

    tanker 200 Well-Known Member

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    The G-8700DB in the living room is now powering a pair of K-Horns, They sound very nice together
     
  11. Christray

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    Au517 with Quad 989.
     

     

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  12. BilboBaggins

    BilboBaggins AK Subscriber Subscriber

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    I have an AU-9900 and it sounds great with mid efficiency or high efficiency speakers. You don’t have a big room, so that would be your sweet spot. I’m sure Advents would sound really good with it. They sound good with a very large variety of amps.
     
  13. lomax

    lomax New Member

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    Au 717 with JBL 4412’s
     
  14. Hairball

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    I recapped a 9090 I got very cheap and connected it to a pair of Klipsch KF-28s I also got cheap. For a cheap setup it sounds pretty good.
     
  15. SansuiJavier

    SansuiJavier AK Subscriber Subscriber

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  16. Robisme

    Robisme Sansui Enthusiast Subscriber

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    Nope.

    AU-719..........ADS L1290 II

    AU-X711...........RSL Elans

    S-X1200.........JBL L100s

    The AU-G99X and AU-888 are idle.

    Rob
     
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  17. lilwing

    lilwing CAGE FREE AUDIO ZOO Subscriber

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    I decided to get a QRX 9001. It arrived in fine shape so I have it powering Klipsch cornerhorns all four corners.
    My brain has since exploded. 20180721_170951.jpg
     

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