Originally Posted by i_got_a_mohawk
IMHO that goes for most, if not all, solid state amps.
True, but D breakup sounds weirder than regular SS breakup... At least to my ears. It's a flutter vs a staticky pop.
Anyway, the D amps have huge power for headroom & because adding more power to a D amp doesn't really add to weight like it does for SS non-D heads. In other words, because they can.