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Old 13th July 2007, 07:21 PM   #1
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Default Is Aleph 2 unstable < 6 Ohm???

I'm currently building a set of Aleph 2 monoblocs (the first is almost 50% ready ). This week I spoke to a friend hifi-enthusiastic, who stated that the Aleph 2 design is unstable (oscillating) below 6 Ohm loads. Is this right ?
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Old 13th July 2007, 08:02 PM   #2
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No, the Alephs are stable into any known load - they simply don't
deliver more power.

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Old 13th July 2007, 09:06 PM   #3
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Speaking as one who has run various Alephs and variants into loads as low as 2 Ohms, I can say unequivocally that Alephs are pretty tough beasts. If there's an unstable one out there, I'm pretty sure you'll find one or both of the following:
1) It's a DIY effort (possibly poorly constructed)
2) It's been modified in some manner
As rumors go, this rates right alongside the possibility that the moon is made of green cheese.

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Old 13th July 2007, 09:10 PM   #4
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Hello Mr. Pass, I'm delighted to be assured directly by you on this topic. My friend is probably just jealous that I will have in a while a couple of wonderfull Aleph 2's
The building process until now has been a real joy to me, I can't wait to hear them play. Thank you very much for making this possible
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Old 13th July 2007, 10:29 PM   #5
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Well, it probably is unstable when you put in a half-width rack
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