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Old 10th April 2012, 02:50 PM   #1
kendt is offline kendt  Canada
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Default Help with amp please.

I have a pair of approx 95db spkrs. I will be running 4 channels of t amp to the bass drivers through a mini dsp. I am looking for a nice tube amp to handle the midrange duties with the full range drivers. I would like some suggestions for a nice sounding but simple to build amp. I would only need a few watts.
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Old 11th April 2012, 01:15 AM   #2
Eli Duttman is offline Eli Duttman  United States
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A triode wired "El Cheapo" will give approx. 6 WPC. As deep bass extension is truly a non-issue, you could save a few $ by using Edcor's GXPP15-n-8K, where n is the voice coil impedance.

From your description, you might be able to eliminate the volume controls.
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Old 11th April 2012, 11:35 AM   #3
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Well thank you. that is very interesting. I haven't seen that one. It sounds perfect.
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Old 11th April 2012, 01:41 PM   #4
TheGimp is offline TheGimp  United States
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That should be an excellent amp for your system. I have a 6P1P (soviet equivalent to 6AQ5) PP amp in similar configuration driving a set of 96dB/W-M speakers and it is more than adequate.
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