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I do not have any constrains regarding type of amp. Preferable 50W and over and sub output....

 

Starting the list:

1. NAIM UnitiLite

2. Myryad Z142

3. UNISON RESEARCH UNICO PRIMO

4. KRELL S300I

5.??

 

 

 

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Any suggestions for a 'good' amp between 1000-1500 pounds

Is anybody home?

 

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Hi LOOk_C,

I would add to that list the Exposure 3010S2 Integrated Amplifier. See Here

It's one of the most musical amplifiers on the market and plenty of extra power @ 110 watts into 8ohms (1kHz). Available in black or silver. I also have a soft spot for Unison Research, Pathos, Luxman etc., but on balance I'd buy an Exposure if under £1,500.

Always best to audition before you buy  Cool

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I have the Myryad Z142 and it's a fine amp, but no sub output.

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RE: Any amp suggestions (£1k - £1.5k)

5. Electrocompaniet PI-1

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     YAMAHA'S Flagship amp the AS2000. [being biased]....excellent!

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L00k_C wrote:

 

I do not have any constrains regarding type of amp. Preferable 50W and over and sub output....

 

Starting the list:

1. NAIM UnitiLite

2. Myryad Z142

3. UNISON RESEARCH UNICO PRIMO

4. KRELL S300I

5.??

 

 

 

Hi L00k_C

What amplifier are you using?

Source component/s, speakers and sub?

What genre of music do you listen to?

In the meantime Naim's Nait XS amplifier is also worth a look.

All the best

Rick @ Musicraft

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MUSICRAFT wrote:

L00k_C wrote:

 

I do not have any constrains regarding type of amp. Preferable 50W and over and sub output....

 

Starting the list:

1. NAIM UnitiLite

2. Myryad Z142

3. UNISON RESEARCH UNICO PRIMO

4. KRELL S300I

5.??

 

 

 

Hi L00k_C

What amplifier are you using?

Source component/s, speakers and sub?

What genre of music do you listen to?

In the meantime Naim's Nait XS amplifier is also worth a look.

All the best

Rick @ Musicraft

 

 

Dear musicraft....

I am just starting ....

Speakers..... JBL L890  ...simply wonderful

No real amp, sub, source to mention....

Music: rock, modern, accoustic....

 P.s: wouldn't be wiser to buy an all-in-one unit (ie naim unitilite) than separates to avoid all inherited problems with wire connections)

I would like an amp extending morr than the 20-20khz range? (Am I missing the point?)

Thanks

 

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With that budget, something like the Denon PMA-2020AE would be worth a look, I had the older PMA-2000AE and it was a cracker! >)

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RE: Any suggestions for a 'good' amp

£1500

Ex demo nait xs £900 -£1050

2nd hand hicap £550

 

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Or do it properly

 

Naim 202 / 200 second hand £1800....

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RE: Any suggestions for a 'good' amp between 1000-1500 pounds

L00k_C wrote:

MUSICRAFT wrote:

L00k_C wrote:

 

I do not have any constrains regarding type of amp. Preferable 50W and over and sub output....

 

Starting the list:

1. NAIM UnitiLite

2. Myryad Z142

3. UNISON RESEARCH UNICO PRIMO

4. KRELL S300I

5.??

 

 

 

Hi L00k_C

What amplifier are you using?

Source component/s, speakers and sub?

What genre of music do you listen to?

In the meantime Naim's Nait XS amplifier is also worth a look.

All the best

Rick @ Musicraft

 

 

Dear musicraft....

I am just starting ....

Speakers..... JBL L890  ...simply wonderful

No real amp, sub, source to mention....

Music: rock, modern, accoustic....

 P.s: wouldn't be wiser to buy an all-in-one unit (ie naim unitilite) than separates to avoid all inherited problems with wire connections)

I would like an amp extending morr than the 20-20khz range? (Am I missing the point?)

Thanks

 

 

Hi L00k_C

Thanks for your reply.

The JBL's look good and also look like they should be easy to drive. If you're not after disco like listening levels then for an all in one box solution Naim's Unitilte is definitely worth considering.

Back to separates and while it would have been useful to know what source/s you'll be using Rega's superb new Elicit-R integrated amplifier is also worth bearing in mind.

All the best

Rick @ Musicraft

 

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RE: Any suggestions for a 'good' amp between 1000-1500 pounds

Would anyone actually want a 'bad' amp?

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Rick @ Musicraft Have you

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Have you actually heard the Elicit R properly yet?

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RE: Any suggestions for a 'good' amp between 1000-1500 pounds

MUSICRAFT wrote:

L00k_C wrote:

MUSICRAFT wrote:

L00k_C wrote:

 

I do not have any constrains regarding type of amp. Preferable 50W and over and sub output....

 

Starting the list:

1. NAIM UnitiLite

2. Myryad Z142

3. UNISON RESEARCH UNICO PRIMO

4. KRELL S300I

5.??

 

 

 

Hi L00k_C

What amplifier are you using?

Source component/s, speakers and sub?

What genre of music do you listen to?

In the meantime Naim's Nait XS amplifier is also worth a look.

All the best

Rick @ Musicraft

 

 

Dear musicraft....

I am just starting ....

Speakers..... JBL L890  ...simply wonderful

No real amp, sub, source to mention....

Music: rock, modern, accoustic....

 P.s: wouldn't be wiser to buy an all-in-one unit (ie naim unitilite) than separates to avoid all inherited problems with wire connections)

I would like an amp extending morr than the 20-20khz range? (Am I missing the point?)

Thanks

 

 

Hi L00k_C

Thanks for your reply.

The JBL's look good and also look like they should be easy to drive. If you're not after disco like listening levels then for an all in one box solution Naim's Unitilte is definitely worth considering.

Back to separates and while it would have been useful to know what source/s you'll be using Rega's superb new Elicit-R integrated amplifier is also worth bearing in mind.

All the best

Rick @ Musicraft

 

 

Dear Rick (sorry for calling you musicraft before)

As said I have started my project and my plan is:

1st to buy speakers: done JBL L890 (91dbs  28-40KHz)

2nd to buy agoog new amp... looking

3rd buy a new cd source or streamer- when budget allows it

4th buy what I haven't in step 3 - when budget allows it

5th buy a good sub....

 

P.s. I do like my music loud most of the time... but if I have the option I prefer it best all the time. .. I.e. I wouldnt mind considering even a valve one.....

Thanks