So.. You are planning on biamping? or going to buy one or the other?
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Between the two, I'd go with the Krell. It's an oldie but goodie and I've heard it; sounds quite good. Also, it's built like a tank, if you ever need service you shouldn't have a problem then down the road, if you decide to sell it, you'll probably get close to what you paid for it.
As for the Melos, I have two friends who've owned their gear and both had ongoing problems. One finally gave up and just mothballed his unit. Resale will never be as good as a Krell and you'll probably have a hard time unloading it down the road.
I used both a Krell KSA50s and an ARC VT130SE briefly w/Maggie 3.5s some years back. Both worked quite well, although my SPLs were always modest due to sensitive neighbors in my building. Therefore, I can't really report on how well either of these matches works when the system is cranked.