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Old 2nd May 2011, 11:37 PM   #11
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They don't say, but it looks like they only have one power chip, which pretty much limits them to 8 ohm speakers. And the 24v brick is nothing to write home about.

The Sure with a Meanwell power supply for the same money seems like a much better deal. You just need to find a box.

-cc
Yes, the Sure, hifimediy and 41hz offerings with a Meanwell would probably be better than the Dayton, especially with loads under 8 ohms.

BUT....If driving an 8 ohm speaker, the Dayton sounds just about identical to a stock unmodified Sure... which is pretty good indeed.

I have Virtues so I sold my Dayton un-modded without opening it, the case was visibly too small to fit the inout coupling caps I wanted to use, and I did not like the idea of having pigtails attached.

If you're going to do any modding at all, and these amps really deserve to be hot-rodded, then it's time to go shopping for a nice case and roll your own with one of the boards, just as Dr Vega suggests.
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