Linn Klimax 500 Solo monoblock power amplifier Specifications

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Description: Solid-state class-AB monoblock power amplifier with switch-mode power supply. Inputs: balanced (XLR), pin 2 hot; single-ended (RCA). Signal-sensing turn-on threshold: >150µV. Output connectors: Neutrik Speakon 4 standard, binding posts optional. Options: wall-mount system, active crossover system, binding-post output terminals. Output power: 500W RMS into 4 ohms (24dBW), 290W RMS into 8 ohms (24.6dBW). Harmonic distortion: <0.02%. Peak output voltage: 70V. Frequency response: 2Hz-60kHz, -3dB. Input impedance: unbalanced 7k ohms, balanced 7k ohms. Voltage gain: 28.6dB unbalanced, 22.6dB balanced. Input level at clipping: 1.67V RMS unbalanced, 3.34V RMS balanced. Mains input range: 90-126VAC, 200-253VAC at 50/60Hz. Maximum input power: 900W. Typical operating input power. 39W. Standby power: 3W.
Dimensions: 14" W by 2½" H by 14" D. Weight: 20 lbs (9kg).
Serial number of units reviewed: 1006/1007.
Price: $9500 each. Approximate number of dealers: 100.
Manufacturer: Linn Products Ltd., Floors Road, Waterfoot, Glasgow G76 0EP, Scotland, UK. Tel: (44) 141-307-7777. Fax: (44) 141-644-4262. Web: US distributor: Linn Products Inc., 4540 Southside Blvd., Suite 402, Jacksonville, FL 32216. Tel: (888) 671-LINN (US only), (904) 645-5242. Fax: (904) 645 7275. Web:

Floors Road
Waterfoot, Glasgow G76 0EP
Scotland, UK
(888) 671-LINN (US only)