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Old 18th June 2006, 11:48 PM   #1
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Default Best line stage preamp to mate with the Zen v9?

I am collecting parts to build the Zen V9. What line stage preamp are other builders going to use? Thanks for your opinions.

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Old 19th June 2006, 05:52 PM   #2
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Doesn't anyone have an opinion about this? James
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My general advice is

If it has a low input impedance, use a BOSOZ.
If it has a high input impedance, use an X-BOSOZ.

I've not built a ZV9 yet, so take that for what it's worth.
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BOZ is a good one
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Old 20th June 2006, 12:45 AM   #5
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I've been using 2/3rds of an aleph 1.7... I use the lower CCSs but 500 ohm load Rs with a higher voltage and current. Let me see if I have a pic that's worth posting... I havent done the ZV9 yet either but, I kinda like this configuration...
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