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Valve Amplification Company Renaissance 140
1 Reviews
rating  5 of 5
MSRP  22000.00
Description: Class A Triode Mono Amplifier


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Overall Rating:5
Value Rating:4
Submitted by Robert a Audiophile

Date Reviewed: January 24, 2000

Bottom Line:   
Speakers: Apagee Studio Grand's.
Preamp: Classe 50.
D/A: Sonic Frontier

VAC's power the ribbon arrays. Classe 10's, monoblocked
for each sub.

Tried the Classe's on the ribbons. Compared to the VAC's
they had a harsh top end. Harsh sound overall.
NOTE that the Apagee's are very true to their input.

VAC's were expensive, but I will not trade them for
anything else.
I am very sensitive to CD harshness. FINALLY I can listen
and enjoy, now that I have the VAC's.

VAC's come with Golden Dragon tubes. Excellent match. 2 years on the same set of tubes.
Have now installed J&J tubes. They put out a little less power and are a little more delicate. They are beautiful tubes! Thick glass, white base. Wonderful blue glow while running. Cheaper, but expect the Golden Dragon's to last longer.

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Used product for:   More than 1 year

Duration Product Used:   Audiophile

Product model year:   1997




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