VINTAGE: Examples of legendary audio equipment

I’m interested in getting some feedback on legendary pieces…vintage and the like. I’m not talking “good” or “in my opinion”, I’m talking widely accepted legends of the audio world. For example in my opinion, Evander Holyfield is a good boxer, but everyone knows that Muhammed Ali was the all time greatest…an undisputed legend. That’s the […]

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81 KRELL VINTAGE PIECES @ 04/03/21 VIA THE AUDIO MISER

222 PRE AMP … https://www.oxfordaudio.co.uk/product/krell-222-pre-amplifier-original-packaging-great-condition-with-remote/ 402E … https://www.trademe.co.nz/electronics-photography/home-audio/amplifiers-tuners/listing-2860047677.htm 403E … https://www.audiogon.com/listings/lisa7428-krell-evolution-403e-multi-channel-amps?refsource=hifishark CAST … https://www.canuckaudiomart.com/details/649696783-krell-cast-cables-made-by-transparent/ CAST INTERCONNECTS … https://www.oxfordaudio.co.uk/product/krell-cast-interconnects/ Chorus-5200 … https://www.quoka.de/hifi-audio-tv-video-foto/verstaerker-equalizer-receiver/c7260a300799286/krell-chorus-5200-verstaerker-sehr.html EVO202 … https://www.usaudiomart.com/details/649674031-krell-evo-evolution-202-preamplifier-liquidation/ Evolution 403 … https://comoficho.com/for-sale/amplifiers/etapa-krell-evolution-403_20811 EVOLUTION ONE … https://www.audiog.com/en/item.aspx?item=769&refsource=hifishark Foundation1 … https://www.audiogon.com/listings/lisa6ai9-krell-foundation-1-processors?refsource=hifishark FPB 300 … https://www.markt.de/berlin/roehrenverstaerker/krell+fpb+300+high+end+endstufe/a/b2aeb320/ FPB 300 … https://www.usaudiomart.com/details/649703675-krell-fpb-300-amplifier/ FPB 600 … https://www.usaudiomart.com/details/649681699-krell-fpb-600-fully-recapped-by-krell-2018/ FPB 600 … https://www.usaudiomart.com/details/649697064-krell-fpb-600/ FPB 700CX … https://www.usaudiomart.com/details/649714072-krell-fpb-700cx-recapped-late-2015/ […]

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DEAR DIARY 2008: Benchmark, Harbeth, LFD, LAT, Julia Fordham – and a broken Krell

  First published in June 2008 Interesting day, yesterday. Got my first (of many I hope) Benchmark DAC-1 preamp. Looked good straight out of the box., Can it be as good as Ken Kessler said in Hi-Fi News recently? Err, yes, and then some! Hooked it up to my North Star 192 Transport (Philips PRO2 […]

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BIGGEST BADDEST Monster Amps

There have been a lot of posts on: “tube amps with balls” “amps to drive my 1 ohm, inefficient speakers” “amps for rock and roll” “Levinson, Krell, Bryston, Pass Labs etc” “sounds more powerful than its rating suggests” “despite low rating, puts out huge current” etc. But I somehow find these threads divergent and confusing […]

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