Good luck, I'm sure it will meet your expectations!
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Congrats! I've been dreaming of getting a ZH270 for a year now and just don't have the money. I love the idea of transparency, power, and smoothness.
My speakers are Hammer Dynamics Super-12's (97dB, 8 ohm), so I really don't need that much power. It has a low-excursion, 12" single-driver with with a supertweeter fot >10kHz.
Every once in a while, one of his amps comes up for sale here used for around $2.5k. One of these days I might just make the jump.
Of course "we" would like to read your review of the the SET ZOTL. Also, I'm curious to find out if two watts is enough power for your Voigt/Lowther pipes. I once considered Mr. Berning's Siegfried 300b, but was not convinced it was enough power for my speakers (97db, 14 ohms, as it turned out 8 watts was not enough). Mr. Berning told me that the Siegfried would actually lower its output into higher impedences, which is the opposite of conventional 300b designs. The Z270 worked okay, but I think its forte is in driving lower impedences.
Sorry to ask, but how much is it going to cost? Perhaps, as a lower cost alternative, Mr. Berninig can add a couple of tubes to the Micro ZOTL and increase the output to 2 watts for the more budget conscious. Just a thought.