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Old 30th September 2002, 05:38 PM   #1
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Default ZenV4 in parallel (not bridged)

Nelson has mentioned parallel Zens in some posts, but (unless I missed it) didn't talk about it in the V4 article. Has anyone else considered paralleling two amps to drive lower impedance and/or reduce driver dissipation per transistor?
I'm thinking of a 4 channel ZenV4 box that could be run as 1, 2 or 4 channels using parallel or bridging. A heatsink farm would be on top of the box.
Of course, Nelson, if you have any comments that would be great too.
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Old 30th September 2002, 07:31 PM   #2
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ZenV4 in parallel (not bridged)
You can parallel any of the Zen series. Just hook the
inputs and outputs in parallel, and Bob's your uncle!
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Old 1st October 2002, 12:57 AM   #3
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Thank you, Nelson, that's what I figured but it's nice to hear it.
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