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Old 06-17-2019, 07:44 AM
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First time JBL user and need recordation on witch amp and speaker cables to use on JBL 4365 speaker.

I just got them home and i have sold all my equipment, so i havnt heard them yet.

What i can read is that Macintosh is a great choice for JBL in general and that they need a lot of power.

Im looking for vintage amplifier and preamp and i have around 9000,- euros to spend.

What can you recommend.
Oldschool Krell, Mark Levinson, Mcintosh others?


Thanks
Pierre
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Old 06-26-2020, 08:51 PM
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I'm using a Krell with my 4343's and it sounds great but the JBLs need little power. At least the ones I have don't. I don't believe in spending much money on cables. So I have no opinion on those.
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Old 06-27-2020, 10:27 PM
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I'm using a Krell with my 4343's and it sounds great but the JBLs need little power. At least the ones I have don't. I don't believe in spending much money on cables. So I have no opinion on those.
Robert,

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