Offered today by The Music Room: One pair of Audio Alchemy OM 90.1A Mono Power Amplifiers. These amplifiers are highly sought after and extremely rare. Only 100 pair were made. They were designed and built by Andy Hefley under contract from Audio Alchemy. They were Audio Alchemy's entry into the extreme high-end arena, but the company was sold and that project stopped. They were all built about 1996. Only about 50 pair were made in US voltage. Here are a few details about them:
Fully balanced design and can run single-ended, too. Fully functional. 90 watts pure Class A into 8 ohms. 180 watts pure Class A into 4 ohms. No current limiting - these can drive <1 ohm loads. Not sliding bias. They do run hot. Beautiful 3/4" thick milled aluminum faceplate. 220,000 uF of filter caps; multiple smaller values - all sited right near the output devices for shortest path. Approx. 75 lbs each net weight. US voltage.
Serial #: 900512 and 900515 Voltage: 120v
These amps have the following Upgrades:
Cardas top-line CCGR speaker binding posts.
EDI BRUS4 ultra-high speed bridge rectifiers. Soft start (via inrush limiters).
Original MSRP was $5000 each ($10,000/pr).
Please note: It's really important to make sure the input and speaker cables are connected - and the bal/unbal switch is set correctly before powering these on.
Functional Notes: Operational condition of this item is excellent… fully tested and no issues found. Sound quality and performance are outstanding. Every item we offer for sale undergoes a thorough listening session and review of all functions. Buy with confidence.
Included with this sale: Power amplifiers, power cords, feet, factory packaging
Shipping: Cost to ship this item within the Contiguous United States is a flat rate of $135 - including packaging and insurance. For all other locations including Hawaii, Puerto Rico and Alaska, please request a quote prior to purchase. Items with factory packaging will be double boxed. Note that All items valued over $500 will require a signature upon delivery.
Cosmetic condition rating: 7/10 Very good cosmetic condition with some minor visible cosmetic wear including a ding to the top left corner of the faceplate of one of the amplifiers. There is a small nick to the bottom right front side edge of the faceplate of the second amplifier. Overall condition is outstanding. From a few feet away, these look like new. Please view all of our high-resolution photos for full details of the cosmetic condition as well as exactly what is included. If something is not clear, please inquire with us prior to purchase.
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