well many amps claim to not be able to drive 40hm loads without shutting off.

I was talking hypothetically...if I didn't have the sc-68...IF I had a receiver that shuts down driving M80's, would it matter if they are running through the 1095 anyway?
2 Axiom M80s v3
1 Axiom VP160 v3
2 Paradigm ADP-150
Pioneer SC-61
Rotel RMB-1095
51" Samsung Plasma