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Reference Amplifier Model 285

  • 85 watts / channel 20HZ to 20KHz minus 1 dB

  • Four matched KT-120 power tubes

  • One 12AX7, two 12AT7 and 2 6AL5(DC Restorer) tubes.

  • Five-year warranty

  • Gold-plated power outs and RCA inputs

  • Dual purpose output
    and Bias Adjustment meter

  • Optimized output transformers. Interleaved windings, wide bandwidth

  • Matte black finish

  • DC Restorer - prevents voltage sag under dynamic loads

  • Selectable feedback for 8 and 4 ohm loads

  • Subwoofer output jacks-Buffered RCA outputs.


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The Reference Amplifier Model RAM 285 is the latest and greatest design from world famous audio designer and physicist Bob Carver.


Bob's hand picked team of engineers from the aerospace industry, have heavily leverage the 'state of the art' in computer technology in the manufacturing engineering of Bobs greatest designs yet.

Bob's team is comprised of professionals having held or holding titles such as: Chief Engineer, Principal Engineer, Manufacturing Engineer and consultant, with companies such as: GE Aviation, Lockheed Martin, Northrop Grumman, Raytheon, NASA and others using the cutting edge of technology. 

Bob built a dream team and the RAM 285 is a world class result. 

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