"One of the best purchasing experiences I have had in this hobby."
Blown away… I guess size doesn’t matter."
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The Thor Monoblocks have been given the award by StereoMojo and have very high accolades by owners and reviews. Reviewer like it so much they buy it for themselves.
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Enjoy the Music - "Nothing Short of Amazing" . Value - 5 stars. http://www.enjoythemusic.com/magazine/equipment/0415/Merrill_Audio_Thor_Monoblock_Amplifier_Review.htm
Quote from Robert Witrak owner and mastering engineer from High Definition Tape Transfers,
"I have been looking for a neutral amplifier that could help with mastering our titles at HDTT, I finally have found it, the Thor amplifiers by Merrill Audio has been a revelation and has become, an indispensable tool for me in the mastering process." www.highdeftapetransfers.com
Maximum Mojo Award from Stereo Mojo.
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"More detail than I have every heard"
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The THOR Monoblocks lineage from the VERITAS Monoblocks are engineered to maintain Audio Purity.
Thor Monoblocks brings some of the Ncore Technology to a smaller and more affordable price point. .
Using Merrill Audio’s philosophy of Audio Purity, the THOR Monoblocks are engineered to every detail. Starting with the trickle down Hypex Ncore technology , utilizing the finest components, Merrill Audio encases the design in a solid billet aircraft grade aluminum chassis design for isolation of components and to minimize microphonic vibrations. Ensuring every micro detail is kept, Merrill Audio THOR Mono Blocks delivers exceptional sound and value, precise staging in a superbly musical amplifier. The value combination is an Amplifier that is very hard to beat with its heritage from the VERITAS Monoblocks.
Beautifully finished in Black Piano Gloss, each unit is a work of art.
Using trickle down technology from Hypex Ncore and Merrill Audio’s VERITAS Monoblocks, the new THOR Monoblock Power Amplifiers will be introduced at Rocky Mountain Audio Fest, room 582. With plenty of power at 400 watts into 4ohms, the sleek Monoblocks, priced at $4,000 a pair, come in Piano Black Gloss in a billet Aluminium Chassis with top class engineering and components like its elder VERITAS. Using the finest components from Cardas, Furutech for the XLR's and IEC. The custom power cord is made from 27 silver coated stranded wire from Furutech terminated with Cardas connectors.
The THOR Monoblocks are excellent for the discerning Audiophile who wants a stereo amp, bi-amp, tri-amp their audio system and to use it for home Theatre. The 9” x 9” x 2.5” Monoblocks are engineering for top performance at a very attractive price point.
The Thor Monoblocks benefit from the technology and research done by for the VERITAS Monoblocks. Machined from Aircraft grade aluminum block, the case is engineered to minimize microphonics. The chassis is painted and backed Piano Gloss Black for aesthetics in addition to good sound.
The signal paths are designed to be the shortest possible, giving you the cleanest audio signal possible. The chassis and layout were designed, whether single height or double height, to have the shortest signal path, reducing noise and lets the speed, control, and dynamics of the sound come through the power amp unhindered.
The largest wire gauge is used to allow for the best transfer of signal. XLR connectors are Cardas Rhodium plate over silver and Cardas Patented Speaker Binding Posts with Rhodium plate Copper posts. Furutech IEC with Gold plate is use for the AC.
Footers are Stillpoins Ultramini risers for isolation from your platform.
For excellent power flow, the Power chords that come with the THOR are our ANAP, developed for maximum performance of the Merrill Audio THOR Monoblocks.
● Get into the NCORE and VERITAS technology at a lower price.
● Solid Billet Aluminum chassis.
● Beautiful show pieces in Piano Black Gloss.
● Feel the power and speaker control.
● Excellent for home theatre, Audiophiles and small enough for 2nd systems.
● Hear the detail and musical power of the THOR Monoblocks.
● Will drive speakers down to 1 ohm. Use a few of them to bi-amp or Tri-amp your speakers.
Specifications subject to change without notice.
● Power: 200 Watts at 8 ohms 400 Watts at 4 ohms
● Input Impedance: 50 kOhms
● Output Impedance: 20 milli Ohms
● Damping factor: 500 4 ohms
● THD: 0.05% at 100 watts
● Current: 18 amps typical max
● Frequency Response: 10Hz - 30kHz 0/-3db
● Gain 26db
● S/N 100dB
● 1 Balanced Input - Cardas XLR with Silver pins, Rhodium plate, Gold plated body
● 1 Remote Trigger. 12V for remote turn on/off
● 1 pair of patented Cardas Rhodium over billet Copper posts
● 1 IEC Furutech gold plated
● 1 Custom designed power cord for THOR, using 27 silver stranded Furutech wire terminated with Cardas Rhodium over Silver, pure copper IEC and AC receptacle. (ANAP Power Cord - $499)
● 3 year transferable warranty
● Short Circuit protection
● Over temperature protection
● Auto shut off in case of fault
● Dimensions: 9” x 9” x 2.5” without footers
● Weight: 15 lbs.
Specifications subject to change without notice.
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