Is this a 400 x 5 Signature amp? If so, it's cheap!

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Re: Is this a 400 x 5 Signature amp? If so, it's cheap!

Post by Zoot Horn » Thu Jul 07, 2011 5:30 am

you want me to pick it up for you.I'll be going to Macon anyway.

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Re: Is this a 400 x 5 Signature amp? If so, it's cheap!

Post by thuffman03 » Thu Jul 07, 2011 9:02 am

Zoot Horn wrote:you want me to pick it up for you.I'll be going to Macon anyway.
Thanks for the offer but I will have them ship it to me. I want to get my hands on it and put it on my ALIII's to compare to the 600x2.
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Re: Is this a 400 x 5 Signature amp? If so, it's cheap!

Post by BrianT » Thu Jul 07, 2011 5:48 pm

Nice score Tom.

Hope it is a Signature Version as my Joules meter goes right up to the 500 mark.

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Post by Toy Maker » Thu Jul 07, 2011 6:02 pm

thuffman03 wrote:LMAO, Only if I get tube amps will I be getting rid of any SS amps and I might consider a few $$$ off of what the market price will be.
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Post by mbskeam » Thu Jul 07, 2011 8:05 pm

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Re: Is this a 400 x 5 Signature amp? If so, it's cheap!

Post by kingman » Fri Jul 08, 2011 6:30 am

BrianT wrote:Nice score Tom.

Hope it is a Signature Version as my Joules meter goes right up to the 500 mark.

Brian
The owners manual shows it below the top mark as in the one Tom just bought Brian???
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Re: Is this a 400 x 5 Signature amp? If so, it's cheap!

Post by TNRabbit » Fri Jul 08, 2011 7:00 am

Standard Sunfire meters are supposed to read 380 Joules...

Signature models are supposed to sit at 480 joules. Any variations could be your power or meters that need calibration~
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Re: Is this a 400 x 5 Signature amp? If so, it's cheap!

Post by BillD » Fri Jul 08, 2011 12:15 pm

I'm betting that if you know what you're doing, you can set that meter to be anything you want it to be. There is probably a trim pot in there to calibrate the meter. I can make M-500t meters read clipping with almost no input.
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Re: Is this a 400 x 5 Signature amp? If so, it's cheap!

Post by BrianT » Fri Jul 08, 2011 5:43 pm

Looks like it is a Signature Version, I took a second look and saw the gold speaker binding post.

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Post by thuffman03 » Fri Jul 08, 2011 10:59 pm

BrianT wrote:Looks like it is a Signature Version, I took a second look and saw the gold speaker binding post.

Tom you are a lucky guy.

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Post by beemers417 » Sat Jul 09, 2011 11:19 pm

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Re: Is this a 400 x 5 Signature amp? If so, it's cheap!

Post by Planerguy » Sun Jul 10, 2011 12:15 am

Huh? Who, what's happening? Did I miss something? I fell asleep for a few minutes, then heard a noise....is ok?.... ok........ZZZZZZzzzz....zz.z

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Re: Is this a 400 x 5 Signature amp? If so, it's cheap!

Post by tinpan » Mon Jul 11, 2011 1:43 pm

Real nice pick up there Tom, that is exactly what I have been waiting for, one of those at that silly price for my family room system.
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Re: Is this a 400 x 5 Signature amp? If so, it's cheap!

Post by luluxiu » Mon Aug 01, 2011 10:14 pm

You can set whatever you want it, the meter. May be where the trim pot calibration meter. I can let M - 500T meter reading cut almost no input...

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Re: Is this a 400 x 5 Signature amp? If so, it's cheap!

Post by kingman » Tue Aug 02, 2011 4:39 am

Tom...did you get it in? Was it what you thought? How did it sound??? :-s
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