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Old 05-28-2012, 03:19 PM
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I'm a big fan. Plinius power amps are stupendous and one of the best value pieces around bar none. Their fly under the radar branding does not allow them to charge more hence their superb value. I have heard the SA reference and the 103 power amps quite a bit.

I would say they are pretty neutral though not thin sounding. Very dynamic and again you will wonder where all the bass has come from, though it is not uncontrolled bass at all. I would say it even surpasses the MBL 9011 on this front. Of course the Pure Class A bit helps really give them the emotional connection as well.

If you can stomach the sometimes harsh re-sale values they are a best buy imho.

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At What Hifi, they are raving about Plinius.
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That amp gives me a chubby, I would like to hear it on my Maggies. Is it Class A?
Hi randerson3024, You have a choice 250 watts class AB/ or ?? class A you have a switch my friend is always on class A and yes it gets pretty hot it would be a very good match with your Maggies.
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And they do get warm; my cat loved laying on top of the Odeon.
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Long time user of the Plinius 9100, driving my Liuto Monitor. Very good synergy, it leans a bit on the warm side but its very fast and punchy, ample power to drive the Liutos. One thing am missing is a HT bypass. Just bought Liuto Center and REL T5. Now figuring out whether to get AV amp to drive just the center speaker or a AV preamp and a mono...

Decisions decisions..
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I have owned a SA-100MKIII for over 12 years. Amp is like new and sounds great. In my current tri-amplified system it is used for the mids. The amp errs on the warm side, more tube like.
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Default A quick hello from Plinius USA

Frank Gazzo here from Plinius USA.
I am located in Portland Oregon & work direct for Plinius in Christchurch New Zealand.
Please let me know if I can answer any questions?
I'm new to this forum & will starting posting Plinius info in the coming weeks.
But first a BIG thanks to Audio Aficionado & a BIG hello to all members.
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Old 12-04-2012, 03:02 AM
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Welcome to the forum Frank!

Thanks for your participation.
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