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SOLD--EMOTIVA RPA-2 STEREO AMPLIFIER

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The RPA-2 is one of the best amps ever made by Emotiva. It is a true dual mono bloc with 2 separate power sources. Very musical but powerful enough for any movies. And those blue meters are just awesome!! $525 OBO shipped to CONUS.

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The used market is really weird!!  I thought this amp would sell quickly with multiple offers, yet I haven't had one offer here or on Emotiva.  Other pieces that I wasn't even sure would sell, have sold fast.  Go figure!!  🙂

 

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It is a strange market sometimes. Is the RPA-2 an older version of the original XPA-2 Gen 1? I recently saw a XPA-2 Gen 2 (highly regarded Emo amp) for sale for $400 in Ohio. That's a steal. And I've seen that same amp sell for more than it cost new! Crazy indeed. @teaman is our Emotiva guru, maybe he will chime in.

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If I were in the market, that RPA-2 would definitely be on my radar. I alerted a buddy to one for sale about eighteen months ago, and he ended up grabbing it. He only paid $350 shipped for his in mint condition, which was a steal.

I have an extra XPA-2 Gen 1 sitting idle right now, but don’t want to part with it. I haven’t paid over $450 for any of my used XPA 2 or 5 outside of the Gen 2 XPA 3 I bought new from Emotiva with my E-Club pricing which cost me $579.

The prices really are all over the board with them, and it ends up being supply and demand when one is looking.

The meters on the RPA amps were such a cool touch that I’m surprised there isn’t more interest just due to those. Covid might also be a contributing factor since many are still in limbo and out of work.

Hopefully you find a buyer soon CGolf, what have you moved on to now? I think I saw you selling off several of your Klipsch speakers as well. I’d love to know what you replaced everything with

Tim


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We are moving and downsizing so I'm selling off most of my theater equipment.  Keeping a UPA-200, a pair of RPM-600 and a Denon receiver.  Selling two more pair of Klipsch-RP-150M and RB-62ii and a projector, OPPO DVD player and a 2 channel Sony receiver.  No where to put them and really not much time to enjoy them with all of our new challenges and opportunities with the move.

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On 9/13/2020 at 4:45 PM, cgolf70 said:

The used market is really weird!!  I thought this amp would sell quickly with multiple offers, yet I haven't had one offer here or on Emotiva.  Other pieces that I wasn't even sure would sell, have sold fast.  Go figure!!  🙂

 

Tell me about it.  I have two UPA-2 amps for sale and nothing. 

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21 hours ago, cgolf70 said:

We are moving and downsizing so I'm selling off most of my theater equipment.  Keeping a UPA-200, a pair of RPM-600 and a Denon receiver.  Selling two more pair of Klipsch-RP-150M and RB-62ii and a projector, OPPO DVD player and a 2 channel Sony receiver.  No where to put them and really not much time to enjoy them with all of our new challenges and opportunities with the move.

 

4 hours ago, codewritinfool said:

Tell me about it.  I have two UPA-2 amps for sale and nothing. 

Weird!!  

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6 hours ago, codewritinfool said:

Tell me about it.  I have two UPA-2 amps for sale and nothing. 

The only thing I can think of is pricing. I bought my UPA-2's from Emotiva's Ebay store jadedesign for $200 shipped with a year of warranty. Not knocking your price, you aren't likely to find better amps for the money. I still own a pair of UPA-1's and they are some of the nicest monoblocks, probably the best for the money. They sound much better than the similarly priced Outlaw M2200 and M200...which I have also owned.

 

Same goes for the RPA-2. Gorgeous amp, with meters that I wish they would have stuck with...and dual power supplies. Not going to touch that either for $500 or less

 

 

Tim

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I'm open to reasonable offers but have only had one offer so far.  It was just too low ball.  I'm not in a hurry to sell and will work with a buyer but I'll also keep it rather than give it away.  🙂

 

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I’m looking for one.  I just traded for an amazing set of PSB Stratus Gold speakers that were just updated by PSB. 
 

I need a 200 watt per channel amp.

 

i was going to get an Adcom 555, but these look sharp.  
 

I can pay a fair price.  I’m in Winthrop, Maine 04364.

 

PM me please.

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On 9/18/2020 at 12:39 PM, Ceptorman said:

I wonder who? Great amp....

Was a person on the Emotiva forum.

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