j.c.verdier 220 control amplifier

i am interested in this amplifier and any information anyone has concerning this product. i would especailly welcome some ideas on it compared for example against the cary sei300b......
also i am wondering about using a 220v unit in the usa? thanks so much
Cary will open for business Mon. Will JC Verdier? What if the amp needs service? Ready to ship it 1/2 way around the world & wait months for a repair. The 220V can be solved with a step down xformer. That`s the least of your potential problems.