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    Re: The Boulder 866 Integrated Amplifier

    Really like its design, simple one-box solution.
    Jim

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    Re: The Boulder 866 Integrated Amplifier

    Great amp or even 3/4 of whole system - You need only speakers - Review
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    Re: The Boulder 866 Integrated Amplifier

    Love ours. One of my top three favorite integrated amps. Has the new Boulder sound = yummy.
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    Re: The Boulder 866 Integrated Amplifier

    Saw It today. It's much better in person than in picture.
    Set-up 7.2.6
    Amp: Mark Levinson 533, 2- Parasound 52+
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    Processor: Marantz 8805
    Speakers: Wilson Alexia, Wilson Mezzo, 4 Wilson Watch, 6 Dynaudio 600 in-ceiling
    Subs: 2 JL F113
    Power: Torus Wam 100
    Wires: Transparent Reference for the front three, the rest Audio Quest FLX/DB 16/4 In wall speaker cable
    Other: Primacoustic -Max trap and Full trap, Vicoustic -Wavewood and Cinema rounds. IsoAcoustic GAIA 1

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    Re: The Boulder 866 Integrated Amplifier

    I'm looking at at jumping at the amp. I''m going to pair with bookshelf speakers because for that room I only have very little real estate.I have no real estate for stands I'm currently thinking Focal Diablo speakers. With covid I'm not able to demo as easily as before. Any recommendations on speakers?
    Set-up 7.2.6
    Amp: Mark Levinson 533, 2- Parasound 52+
    Video: JVC 990, Panasonic DB9000, StudioTek 130
    Processor: Marantz 8805
    Speakers: Wilson Alexia, Wilson Mezzo, 4 Wilson Watch, 6 Dynaudio 600 in-ceiling
    Subs: 2 JL F113
    Power: Torus Wam 100
    Wires: Transparent Reference for the front three, the rest Audio Quest FLX/DB 16/4 In wall speaker cable
    Other: Primacoustic -Max trap and Full trap, Vicoustic -Wavewood and Cinema rounds. IsoAcoustic GAIA 1

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    Re: The Boulder 866 Integrated Amplifier

    Quote Originally Posted by Mike View Post
    Love ours. One of my top three favorite integrated amps. Has the new Boulder sound = yummy.

    Very curious as to what the other 2 are....thinking maybe Diablo 300 is one? Inquiring minds want to know!..

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    Re: The Boulder 866 Integrated Amplifier

    Quote Originally Posted by maxdog923 View Post
    Very curious as to what the other 2 are....thinking maybe Diablo 300 is one? Inquiring minds want to know!..
    +1. Plenty of magnificent integrated amps to choose from, to include Esoteric, T+A, Pass, Luxman, Hegel, SimAudio, MBL and VAC.
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    Re: The Boulder 866 Integrated Amplifier

    Glowing review of the 866

    Boulder 866 review | What Hi-Fi?
    Buddy

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