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Here's one I'm looking athttps://www.audiomirror.com/product-page/45w-mono-blocks-set-class-ahttp://www.enjoythemusic.com/magazine/equipment/1018/Audio_Mirror_Reflection_Monoblock_SET_Amplifier_Review.htm
those amps look stunning and likely sound great. but to address your "low heat" factor - amps running 6C33Cs to 45 wpc may be likely to run on the hot side of warm - this is based on my 6C33C amp which is biased to run perhaps 30wpc. if heat level is important, you may want to inquire about this.good luck!
Find and have refurbished a vintage el84 amp. Fisher, Eico, Heathkit, etc..You have to spend thousands of dollars on a modern equivalent. And you can always sell it for what you have in it. The transformers on these old pieces sound sublime. And the el 84's are cheap and plentiful... not to mention a blast to listen to. Nice and punchy w good dynamics and the wonderful tubey midrange.Then... find a vintage speaker to go with them!
I really like the Dennis Had Inspire tube amps - they are a tube roller's dream. Single ended pentode, which will get you 14 watts with a KT150, 12 watts with a 6550 or KT88, 10 watts with an EL34 or KT77 or 6L6GC, 8 watts with a 807, or 5 watts with an EL84. Yep, it really can roll just about any pentode ever made, which is freaking awesome. That fact that they are hand built by Dennis Had, the founder of Cary Audio (now retired), makes it much sweeter.
Please clarify, are you thinking of still running a solid state amp for low end or a single amp?
To avoid the turn-on problems of tube preamps get a preamp with output relay to automatically mute the output until the preamp is warmed up and stable, usually 30-60 seconds. Without such a relay many tube preamps put out DC offset, or transient pops and noises that when amplified by the power amp can damage your speakers. I still would not shut off a signal to any power amp that is powered-on and connected to speakers. I've seen too many disasters from trusting amps to behave, even the biggest brands of solid state amps. You can learn the easy way from other's misfortunes, or you can learn the hard way by blowing up your own tweeters. If turning off the amp first is impossible, then I recommend using an integrated amp.
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