MC1.2KW Amplifiers

The most powerful single chassis McIntosh Monaural amplifier, MC1.2KW produces a massive 1,200 watts. The MC1.2KW features the extraordinary McIntosh Quad Balanced Circuit. Each amplifier consists of two balanced amplifier circuits, the outputs of which are combined in the unique, hand-crafted McIntosh Output Autoformer. The MC1.2KW can be used with all loudspeaker types and features output connections that are optimized for 2, 4, and 8-Ohms for low distortion performance and maximum power transfer regardless of speaker type used. With features such as DC failure protection and remote power control, the MC1.2KW is an ideal marriage of power and performance.

Electronic Specifications

Power Output per Channel

1200W @ 2, 4 or 8 Ohms

Number of Channels

1

Total Harmonic Distortion

0.005%

S/N below rated output

124dB

Dynamic Headroom

2.1dB

Damping Factor

>40 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

Circuit Design

Transistor

Mono Bridge

N/A

Mono Parallel

N/A

Autoformer

Yes

Meters

Yes

Meter Light Switch

Yes

Balanced Input

Yes-2

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 22" (55.88cm) (including the front panel and cables)

Weight

147 lbs (66.7 kg)

Shipping Weight

172 lbs (78 kg)

Product Literature


MC1.2KW Power Amplifier Brochure (1.95 MB) (10/5/2012) Download


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


User Documents


MC1.2KW Power Amplifier Owner's Manual (10.08 MB) (3/2/2011) Download


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