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Well, your speakers high efficiency allow lower powered amps, SS or Tubes, I always like that.
However, a large woofer needs it's own magnet, and an amp working in it's 'easy' range for proper control. A port, reactive to the woofer, also wants that woofer tightly controlled.
based on those speakers, I would go for 60/32 wpc over 8 wpc.
Keep in mind, you will more than likely change your speakers. a higher powered amp will give yoou many more options regarding sensitivity choices.
It is a low powered amp that can destroy speakers, not a powerful one.
Someting I always have been curious, to hear in my home with my speakers. I just bought Cayin A88T wjhich converts 45wpc ultralinear to 22 wps triode. I got the triode bug out of my system pretty quickly, so far I prefer everything Ultralinear. I keep trying to find something that benefits from Triode, nope. btw, all the Cayin reviewers, and my audiophile friends prefer ultralinear. I can hear why. It is not the reduced power, my speakers, horns, are incredibly efficient.
My friend has 8 wpc 300b mono blocks driving his wonderful speakers. Excellent, superb, with limited bass. He needs to keep the volume down to avoid distortion when those tubes try to do too much. He comes here when he wants to enjoy more bass or more volume.
btw, tube amps, as you know, but for others,
distortion specks up to 1.0 % (original stuff from the 60's, ... and new stuff) sounds just fine, it would be a mistake for anyone to reject the idea of tube sound based on comparison to SS miniature digitally produced percentage specs.
Great advice above from these guys...8 wpc isn't going to cut it. While you're looking at Latinos perhaps the ST70 he builds would sound better than the big 120 with your speakers. I've found that smaller tube amps ie with just enough power to get the job done right sound better than overkill big tube amps. Have fun!
My Audio Note Kit One 10th Anniversary 8 watt 300b SET did a good job with everything including rock on my efficient Klipsch speakers, and it also did good bass...low and detailed; BUT, it wasn't as visceral as I wanted it to be on some of this music at higher volumes, so I decided to go with an EL 34 amp. That said, if I could have afforded to keep the 300b, I would have. Remember though that the 10th Anniversary has the double C core transformers, and that makes a difference. It is a really sweet amp, and I would buy it over again. It was also completely reliable, and never gave me any trouble.