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Additional amps

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fiero11

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Post Sun Jun 26, 2011 7:55 am

Additional amps

I have a chance to get a couple of carver 500t amplifiers on the bay, but I currently running a 1.5t on a pair of Polk SDA's. Should I just wait and try to get another 1.5t amp to run the back set of Polks or get the 500t's and add them to my system; and yes I'd love to have a sunfire, but can't afford it at the moment.
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kingman

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Post Sun Jun 26, 2011 8:39 am

Re: Additional amps

At what price??? Both are great amps but my personal perference is the 500t. Sweet ass amp and the meters are to die for!!!! \:D/
In reality, it only matters what it sounds like to YOU!!!
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fiero11

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Post Sun Jun 26, 2011 8:42 am

Re: Additional amps

the 500t's are going for about 350 and 100 consectively right now, but the lesser of the two will need some work done on it...probably new caps. \:D/
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kingman

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Post Sun Jun 26, 2011 8:58 am

Re: Additional amps

fiero11 wrote:the 500t's are going for about 350 and 100 consectively right now, but the lesser of the two will need some work done on it...probably new caps. \:D/

I cheeped out on a 500t at $250 last night and a 1.0t for $220...wait...prices will come in line....P.S....I know how hard it is to wait!!!!!
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fiero11

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Post Sun Jun 26, 2011 9:08 am

Re: Additional amps

you think that fellow will come down below 300 on the 500t...I would pay that fo it...and I would pay 100 for the one that needs repairs , you think that a fair price?
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TNRabbit

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Post Sun Jun 26, 2011 8:30 pm

Re: Additional amps

Depends on what the repair is....
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