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carver al111 and conrad johnson MF5600



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Post Mon Aug 24, 2009 7:29 am

carver al111 and conrad johnson MF5600

Hi ,can anyone tell me if the conrad johnson mf 5600 5 channel amp at 125 x5 channels has enough juice to drive the al11 as front speakers...thanks all.


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Post Mon Aug 24, 2009 9:07 am

Re: carver al111 and conrad johnson MF5600

Perhaps, if you biamp them. Depends entirely on your normal listening level. Is that amp confortable with a 4 ohm or less load?

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Post Mon Aug 24, 2009 4:20 pm

Re: carver al111 and conrad johnson MF5600

Definitely use four of the channels. An electronic crossover between the two preamp channels and the four power amp channels set at 150Hz would give you more power to work with.
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