HARBETH: Compact7s annoying freq spike?

“I’ve had these speakers for a few years now. Currently I am powering them with a vintage Mcintosh 2155 150 watt solid state amp. I’ve always wished they were a little quitter and like I said there’s a quality that hurts my ears. Besides that they sound very good. Articulate and smooth otherwise.  Has anyone […]

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HARBETH: The Riddle and ….. the answer

I was wondering something… It’s like a riddle, so: Is there in Audio Industry a maker, any maker, who makes good things for almost 40 years, being absolutely credible within an international circle, that he always has spares in stock, who has materials and lifetime provisions for them, who has continuous contact with his worldwide […]

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AUDIO NOTE: Their speakers; are they any good in free space?

Greetings from the UK. Here’s a thread – from a while back – that some members here might find contains interesting observations, advice and, perhaps, more. In my view, certainly worth dipping in and out of if even if you have only a few minutes to spare. Neil / editor One question regarding AN speakers. […]

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Michell Engineering Orbe SE test review

  HiFi Choice writes:  We are delighted to announce that the Orbe SE has won the recent group test in the January edition of the UK’s HiFi Choice Magazine.  Although the competition was fierce, the Orbe SE (fitted with Techno Arm “A“) beat off the competition to take the coveted Grouptest Winner badge. MORE   Many […]

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LM3886 Gainclone

Hello Colin. Can you enlighten me please? I’m building a LM3886 Gainclone design for a second system, and have a few questions on the best types of passive components to choose. As it’s a second system, not looking for any exotic/expensive components, just want to make best choice of sensibly priced options, while trying to […]

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HARBETH: Value of 20 years old speakers?

I have been considering the purchase of a pair of P3-ESR speakers. I currently own a pair of ’93 HL-P3s in good condition with new genuine Harbeth supplied grilles. What sort of price could I expect to get for these ? Please click HERE to continue reading.     Many preowned classic examples for sale […]

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Truvox The formative years of Truvox are still unclear, suffice to say the business was founded by Daniel Dan Prenn, whose first business in Britain was assembling fountain pens. It appears he …..

http://brenelltape.co.uk.websitebuilder.prositehosting.co.uk/truvox Many preowned classic examples for sale HERE Dozens of preowned machines available HERE EDITORIAL NOTE: The opinions expressed in the above post do not necessarily reflect those of our editorial team – just in case you wondered. Neil McCauley  

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GARRARD: 301 questions – and a few thoughtful answers

Right, this is a really premature thread being as I’m skint I can’t really see me having an awful lot of spare cash for a while, but… Basically whilst mooching around on the net for a turntable I found a picture of a Garrard 301 in a teak and black plinth… Not so long ago, […]

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HARBETH: SHL5 vs Dynaudio Special 25 vs…

  Okey, which one or what speaker in this price range for musicality, tonal balance, full range, detail, soundstage. Amplifier will be the Audia Flight 50 class A. Please click HERE to continue reading.   Many preowned classic examples for sale HERE Classic Harbeth pairs for sale HERE EDITORIAL NOTE: The opinions expressed in the […]

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