MC2301 Amplifiers

With 300 Watts available at 8, 4 or 2 ohms, the MC2301 provides high power to drive even the most difficult loudspeakers. From the demands of massed chorale to full-on rock and roll, the MC2301 delivers the most extraordinarily lifelike and dynamic performance ever heard from a McIntosh tube amplifier.

Electronic Specifications

Power Output per Channel

300W @ 2, 4 or 8 Ohms

Number of Channels

1

Total Harmonic Distortion

0.5%

S/N below rated output

117dB

Dynamic Headroom

1.2dB

Damping Factor

>15 Wideband

Rated Power Band

20Hz to 20kHz

Frequency Response +0,-0.25dB

20Hz to 20kHz

Frequency Response -3dB

10Hz to 100kHz

Control

Remote Power Control

Yes

Multi Channel DB25 Cable

N/A

General Specifications

Circuit Configuration

Quad Balanced, Unity Coupled

Circuit Design

Vacuum Tube

Mono Bridge

No

Mono Parallel

No

Autoformer

Transformer

Meters

Yes

Meter Light Switch

Yes

Balanced Input

Yes

Front Panel

1/2" Glass with handles

Illumination

LED Fiber Optic

Chassis Style

Open Stainless Steel

Gold Plated Binding Posts

Yes, 200 amp, 3-way

Weights & Dimensions

Dimensions (W x H x D)

17-3/4" (45.09cm) x 12-5/16" (31.27cm) (including feet) x 23" (58.42cm) (including front panel and cables)

Weight

116 lbs (52.6 kg)

Shipping Weight

141 lbs (63.9 kg)

Product Literature


MC2301 Power Amplifier Brochure (0.97 MB) (9/24/2013) Download


Amplifier Comparison Chart - Monoblock and 2 Channel (0.02 MB) (3/28/2011) Download


User Documents


MC2301 Power Amplifier Owner's Manual (9.39 MB) (3/2/2011) Download


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