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M1.0t/1.5t vs. M500t



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Post Sat Dec 24, 2011 5:39 pm

Re: M1.0t/1.5t vs. M500t

=D> \:D/ =D> Welcome and merry Christmas!! =D> \:D/ =D> Both are good amplifiers, which one is going to sound "better" is really going to be a personal preference. I really like the M-1.5t on my Klipsch speakers. The M-1.0t is a decent amp, not sure I'd spend the money on upgrades myself, money would be better off spent on Sunfire gear in my opinion if you need more power. Good luck on your venture!!
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Post Sat Dec 24, 2011 10:19 pm

Re: M1.0t/1.5t vs. M500t

I think someone here on the forum has a pair of the big Kappas...don't recall what they're driving them eith, but I'm sure could provide some valuable info for you....

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Post Sat Dec 24, 2011 10:33 pm

Didn't DaveS buy them from RobertR two CF's ago or was that another speaker?
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Post Sat Dec 24, 2011 11:51 pm

Re: M1.0t/1.5t vs. M500t


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