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

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Post Thu Jul 07, 2011 5:30 am

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

you want me to pick it up for you.I'll be going to Macon anyway.
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Post Thu Jul 07, 2011 9:02 am

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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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Post Thu Jul 07, 2011 5:48 pm

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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 Thu Jul 07, 2011 6:02 pm

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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.


Still waiting for an answer.... [-o<

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Post Thu Jul 07, 2011 8:05 pm

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Post Fri Jul 08, 2011 6:30 am

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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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Post Fri Jul 08, 2011 7:00 am

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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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Post Fri Jul 08, 2011 12:15 pm

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

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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Post Fri Jul 08, 2011 5:43 pm

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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 Fri Jul 08, 2011 10:59 pm

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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 Sat Jul 09, 2011 11:19 pm

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Yeah! it comes here first for a tune up. \:D/
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Post Sun Jul 10, 2011 12:15 am

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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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Post Mon Jul 11, 2011 1:43 pm

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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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Post Mon Aug 01, 2011 10:14 pm

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

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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Post Tue Aug 02, 2011 4:39 am

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