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Boulder - 1160 - Stereo Power Amplifier

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Elevate your audio experience with the award-winning Boulder 1160 Stereo Power Amplifier - a recognised masterpiece in more than nine countries around the world. This majestic amplifier is the epitome of fine engineering and aesthetic design, harnessing the power of ground-breaking circuitry and mechanical optimisation. Featuring 300 watts of output power to drive any loudspeaker to realistic and fulfilling sound levels, Boulder's 1160 leaves no detail untouched in its quest for perfection. The amplifier's machined front panel mirrors the beautiful Flagstaff Mountain near Boulder, Colorado, blending the allure of nature with human craftsmanship in an evocative merge. With enhanced thermal management, ethernet-enabled supervisor circuitry, a new grounding system and a robust output section, the Boulder 1160 redefines clarity and reduces distortion for an unearthly auditory journey. Experience music like never before with Boulder's prowess, power and precision.

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ℹ Product Information

Boulder 1160 Stereo Power Amplifier

Welcome to incredible sound delivered with unmatched precision. We introduce the magnificent creation that marries cutting-edge technology with visual artistry - the Boulder 1160 Stereo Power Amplifier. A true testament to outstanding craftsmanship, this product has gained international recognition, noticeably in the USA, Taiwan, France, China, the UK, Japan, Poland, Hong Kong, and Italy. This is further evidenced by an impressive tally of eleven awards for its unparalleled performance. The Boulder 1160 is a splendid accomplishment of modern engineering, teeming with state-of-the-art features while still upholding Boulder’s enduring commitment to performance maximization.

Every intricate detail of the amplifier, from its newly improved thermal management and ethernet-enabled supervisor circuitry to its machined front panel depicting Colorado's Flagstaff Mountain, has been meticulously designed and refined to deliver superlative performance. With this in your hands, you’re investing in 300 watts of output power that ensures total control and compatibility with a variety of loudspeakers, incredible sound clarity, and minimal distortion, not to mention a superbly robust output brought about by the integration of 56 output transistors.

Experience ease of control like never before with the Boulder Net access, linking the 1160 with networked systems and seamlessly integrating into your home setup. The Boulder 1160 Stereo Power Amplifier isn't just a purchase, it's an investment in excellence; an asset to the passionate audiophile. Witness powerful performance encapsulated in an elegant package that is whisper-quiet in operation, yet undeniably striking in delivering peak power. This fusion of technical and aesthetic brilliance makes the Boulder 1160 the ultimate addition to your home or professional sound system.

Features:

  1. Continuous Power: Boasting 300 watts of continuous power that energizes 8, 4, and 2 ohms, the Boulder 1160 amplifies your audio to realistic levels.

  2. Awe-Inspiring Design: A machined front panel, depicting the topography of Flagstaff Mountain near Boulder, Colorado, adds an artful aesthetic to this amplifier's exceptional technology.

  3. Ethernet-Enabled Supervisor Circuitry: The amplifier includes a smart ethernet-enabled supervisory circuitry that monitors the amp itself, protection systems, and IP and HTML control.

  4. Improved Thermal Management: Stay cool and operate seamlessly with the improved thermal management system reducing operating temperatures, enhancing durability.

  5. Grounding System and Balanced Circuit Design: Experience improved sound clarity and minimal distortion with the grounding system and fully-balanced circuit design.

  6. Robust Output Section: With 56 output transistors, enjoy excellent reliability, control, and power with any loudspeaker.

  7. Dual Power Transformers: Enclosed in a meticulously welded steel case, they render a perfectly silent operation.

  8. Boulder Net Control Access: Connects to networked systems for an integrated home, linking the 1160 with other Boulder products for best audio results.

Benefits:

  1. High-Powered Sound: With 300 watts of output power, the Boulder 1160 can drive any reasonable loudspeaker to realistic sound levels.

  2. Perfect Integration: Seamlessly connects to your networked systems, offering smooth integration into high-end home audio setups.

  3. Excellent Clarity: Zero-distortion, real-sounding audio with precision and balance.

  4. Quiet Operation: Enjoy your music without any unwanted noise, thanks to the silent operation of dual power transformers and improved thermal management.

  5. Robust and Reliable: With 56 output transistors, you can trust this product for long-lasting performance and power with most loudspeakers.

  6. Controls at Your Fingertips: The Ethernet-enabled supervisor circuitry gives you full control, allowing easy adjustments.

  7. Aesthetically Pleasing: The sleek design with a machined panel makes it not just a power booster, but also an eye-catching addition to your home decor.

Specifications

Specification Description
Continuous Power (8, 4, 2 Ohms) 300W
Peak Power (8 Ohms) 300W
Peak Power (4 Ohms) 600W
Peak Power (2 Ohms) 1200W
THD (8 Ohms, 300W) 20-2 kHz: 0.0009%, 20 kHz: 0.0048%
THD (4 Ohms, 300W) 20-2 kHz: 0.0016%, 20 kHz: 0.0071%
THD (2 Ohms, 300W) 20-2 kHz: 0.002%, 20 kHz: 0.0130%
Equivalent Input Noise (EIN, 20 kHz, BW) 1.5 μV
Magnitude Response (20 Hz to 20 kHz) +0.00, -0.04 dB
Magnitude Response, -3 dB at 0.015 Hz, 150 kHz
Voltage Gain 26 dB
Signal to Noise Ratio (RE: 300W/8Ω) -127 dB, unweighted, 20 to 22 kHz
Input Impedance Balanced: 100k ohms, Unbalanced: 50k ohms
Common Mode Rejection (Balanced Only) 60 Hz: 90 dB, 10 kHz: 70 dB
Crosstalk, L to R or R to L Greater than 120 dB
Input Connectors 3-pin balanced XLR
Output Connectors Two sets of 6 mm / .250-inch wingscrews
Weight Amplifier: 135 lbs. (61.2 kg)
Power Requirements 100, 110-120, 220-240 VAC, 50-60 Hz
Power Consumption 15W standby, 240W nominal, 2600W at maximum output

Rest assured, phenomenal sonic clarity is but a click away with the Boulder 1160 Stereo Power Amplifier. This superbly engineered masterpiece is available at The Audio Tailor—Australia’s #1 Hi-Fi Store. Delve into the sublime world of high-fidelity sound and be part of a global community in the USA, Taiwan, France, China, the UK, Japan, Poland, Hong Kong, and Italy, already entranced by its superior performance. Reach out to our friendly and experienced team on 1300 308 711 or via email at sales@theaudiotailor.com.au, or visit us at our Brisbane Store. You can also contact us through our Contact URL: https://www.theaudiotailor.com.au/pages/contact. When it comes to the ultimate audio experience, trust only the best with The Audio Tailor—outfitting your audio needs impeccably. So, go ahead, indulge your senses and bask in the mesmerising notes of pure auditory bliss with the Boulder 1160 Stereo Power Amplifier. Make the investment today, the soundtrack of your life deserves nothing less.

ℹ Specifications
Specification Description
Continuous Power (8, 4, 2 Ohms) 300W
Peak Power (8 Ohms) 300W
Peak Power (4 Ohms) 600W
Peak Power (2 Ohms) 1200W
THD (8 Ohms, 300W) 20-2 kHz: 0.0009%, 20 kHz: 0.0048%
THD (4 Ohms, 300W) 20-2 kHz: 0.0016%, 20 kHz: 0.0071%
THD (2 Ohms, 300W) 20-2 kHz: 0.002%, 20 kHz: 0.0130%
Equivalent Input Noise (EIN, 20 kHz, BW) 1.5 μV
Magnitude Response (20 Hz to 20 kHz) +0.00, -0.04 dB
Magnitude Response, -3 dB at 0.015 Hz, 150 kHz
Voltage Gain 26 dB
Signal to Noise Ratio (RE: 300W/8Ω) -127 dB, unweighted, 20 to 22 kHz
Input Impedance Balanced: 100k ohms, Unbalanced: 50k ohms
Common Mode Rejection (Balanced Only) 60 Hz: 90 dB, 10 kHz: 70 dB
Crosstalk, L to R or R to L Greater than 120 dB
Input Connectors 3-pin balanced XLR
Output Connectors Two sets of 6 mm / .250-inch wingscrews
Weight Amplifier: 135 lbs. (61.2 kg)
Power Requirements 100, 110-120, 220-240 VAC, 50-60 Hz
Power Consumption 15W standby, 240W nominal, 2600W at maximum output

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