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TxBully
09-27-2012, 10:20 PM
Want to get some info on a orion 620 gt amp. I dont follow orion too much old or new school, but have heard from a few people that this is a pretty "rare" amp. Would like some imput from anyone that knows about this amp, also heard its a cheater amp. Anyonoe know anything about this amp? Is it any good? What can this amp push? Whats a good price for this amp? Let me know. Thanks in advance.

pickup1
09-27-2012, 10:25 PM
Isn't it a 20x 6 ?

TxBully
09-27-2012, 10:27 PM
Not too sure. But i do believe it is a 6 channel.

pickup1
09-27-2012, 10:37 PM
Google it... ORION 620 GT 620GT OLD SCHOOL SQ AMPLIFIER RARE AMP | eBay (http://www.ebay.com/itm/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewItem&item=220926714570)
Has a manual link in it...

TxBully
09-27-2012, 10:44 PM
I tried google but couldnt find out too much on it. Figured i would try and see if someone on here had any info on it. You said ebay has it?

pickup1
09-27-2012, 11:03 PM
Link is to where it was sold..there is a link to the manual in the description...

audiobaun
09-27-2012, 11:11 PM
That generation was well sought after, yet that amp itself was not top of the food chain.Not really a cheater amp per say,but it is rare due to being a 6ch, and was the only one made during that era,that I can remember.It was rated at 11.6v, so you should see a bit more than the 20rms per ch at the 13.6v and some,as it has an unregulated supply.Safe to say 50rms,and very clean,very little TDH, around 0.02%.It would be a very nice amp to put on Mids and Highs, of approx 75rms,and excellent for those that compete in MECA.Depending on how clean your amp is, a collector may pay up to the $200 range as ebay.Be agreat amp for tweets, and midrange in an active setup.Throw some pics up of the amplifier,it is always nice to see a bit of history on here.Some one may even throw you up an offer? Never know

TurboRedneck
09-27-2012, 11:15 PM
Neat amp for sure, not a cheater but a perfect amp for a collector. 6x20, 6x40 at 2 ohms, or 3 x 80 bridged at 4 ohms, built in 12dB / octave butterworth filter, active crossovers. All mosfet class AB output section. 110 dB S/N ratio. Good stuff. Whatever you do, I would not push a GT series hard. A couple 220GT's were the only amps I've ran that kept boomeranging back to Orion for repairs. If I had one now I'd only run doors at 4 ohms, get a GX or SX for the heavy work.

....except for the 2150SX, don't run those on subs. You'll want to PM me so I can run it on subs, still need a couple more ya see :D

CAT MAN
09-28-2012, 12:36 AM
price shipped?

goingdef
09-28-2012, 12:39 AM
price shipped?

yep your going to post in the classifieds you better be willing to sell!

Dtrom
09-28-2012, 12:56 AM
Seeing as this is in the classified, I will give you some info on That amp for $25 shipped.

TxBully
09-29-2012, 08:55 PM
Thanks for all the info. And I will post up some pics soon. Again thanks!!!

akheathen
10-01-2012, 05:40 PM
when you do, be sure to follow the rules/form and have user name in pic with amp, and a price, even an "obo" price. this isn't ebay