What did you like and dislike about the A100's, and just curious as to why you want a 3-way speaker?
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Years ago Richard Vandersteen suggested that Rotel amps were his preferred entry level gear for use with his speakers. Down the road, you might want to upgrade the Rotels, the Vandersteens would do well with a better though not necessarily too expensive amplification upgrade. That is of course, if your room and tastes accommodate the Vandersteens.
How big is your listening room? How far from the speakers is your listening position? Three ways may not be the best way to go.
As far as the amp goes, the Rotel amps are fine and will produce a pleasing sound with an almost countless number of different speakers. The question is one of what you like in terms of the character of the sound.
As asked above, what do you dislike about the Boston Acoustics?
I have Rotel , I use it now for HT as I prefer tubes for 2 channel music .
If I was looking for a speaker for the Rotel , I would look for a warm sounding speaker as the Rotel can be a bit bright on the top end . I had the Rotel paired with JM Lab speakers and a NAD CD player... one heck of a sound stage ! But there were some CD's that would make your skin crawl . And the JM Lab and NAD are on the warm side of things .
Given that , the warmest speaker that I have heard is the
Von Schweikert VR 4 JR. Used , these should be in your budget .