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Which watts are the right watts in SS amps?
@atmasphereThanks. I sort of thought so but wasn’t sure. I’m reading thru amp measurements done here and there, and often the terms get conveyed as ‘db’ losses or gains of voltage, I suspect. When the DB comes up, I am lost.Anyone point me to how... 
Store auditioning and then buying on-line from others. How do you feel about it ?
The biggest issue is finding any dealership that actually has the gear you want to buy, or think you want to buy in the first place, all under the same roof!If I’ve been up front with the LAS of my intent to buy a XYZ and no fair deal could be mad... 
What is your goto reference recording
I’ll echo the assortment or compilation theme.I enjoy many genres. Consequently I should have a bit of each one that has distinct items I’m looking for a ??? to exhibit or demonstrate. Bottom end performance; midrange; top end finesse; sound stag... 
Which watts are the right watts in SS amps?
@inna > Whatever you do, whatever components and speakers you eventually choose, you will not get great sound. At best you will get a more or less acceptable sound.Blindjim > OK. so be it.Life is what it is. The restrictions advantages, or ... 
Which watts are the right watts in SS amps?
@kosst_amojan . design a speaker that sounds good, not treats the amp kindly. A competent amp deals with it. Blindjim > I have no argument for that what so ever. Wisdom filled words. Thank you. However, it doesn’t seem to resolve the question p... 
Which watts are the right watts in SS amps?
aginst my better judgement, and because I don't want to duplicate posts amongst threads I'll reply here rather than onto the TEC TALK version of this.well, that and because it just seems right to acknowledge those who took the time to voice thier... 
Which watts are the right watts in SS amps?
@georgehifiProper ganderBlindjim > Killer. Very nice. hahahaha= = = = = almargweight.Blindjim > yep. They do be ‘spensive. It’s a matter of taste… faith… trust. Loudspeaker designers could fix all of this by focusing on building more effic... 
Which watts are the right watts in SS amps?
@georgehifiSo the upshot is, if you have speakers that are a kind load to the amp, then the amp is not called for to deliver current, and will stay reasonably flat in frequency response.But if the speakers are a load that asks the amp to deliver c... 
Which watts are the right watts in SS amps?
sorry I'm late.@georgehifiThanks for the insights. I sincerely am grateful for them.RE – compatibility From what you are saying it remains a dicey prospect to try considering an amp & speaker combo without knowing some of the measurements of ... 
Which watts are the right watts in SS amps?
@georgehifiRE – duplicate threadsI will only post going forward to the TECH TALK thread to confuse the current situation less. I would advise others do similarly.Yes. I saw that. Dunno how it happened. Admin must have switched it from amps to tech... 
Which watts are the right watts in SS amps?
Hmmm.Looks like the orig version of this thread was shifted from amplifiers to Tech talk. I debated myself on which one choosing amps instead. A number of posts were made to that one with many good thoughts. All were and are certainly appreciated... 
Which watts are the right watts in SS amps?
@georgehifi Your input is well received. Thanks much. I’ve included a range of amps and speakers as well as approximate physical setup of the speakers in the room, so I hope this is sufficient info to help you see this issue more clearly.Looking f... 
Which watts are the right watts in SS amps?
Thanks for the concerned thoughtful input so far. It is sincerely appreciated.Sorry. My bad.I’ve been speaking in general terms as no actual decision has been made yet as to which amps or which speakers are getting married.Given the fact I’m doing... 
Which watts are the right watts in SS amps?
Thanks all. Really.The concern is how do you determine what amount of power is appropriate in advance?And or, at what point should you become concerned with an amps power rating, if you know the speakers numbers, placement, and distance to the LP ... 
Dust My Broom
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