CELESTION: The most interesting sixteen (so far) archived posts

While working on the British Stereo project we started a bit of ‘housework’ re tidying up our Celestion archive. Stripping out the no longer relevant posts we have distilled it down to sixteen and you can see these at http://www.hifianswers.com/tag/celestion/ Thanks Neil   ===//=== Please click HERE to access the entire BRITISH STEREO archive Please […]

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What is the rarest item in your system?

For me it is my Breuer Dynamic Type 5A pickup arm. Hand made by the late Herr Breuer in Lausanne, Switzerland it was imported in small quantities by Linn Products to replace the Grace 707 arm that partnered the Linn LP12 turntable. Dip in and out HERE ===//=== Please click HERE to access the entire […]

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Where does the money in expensive speakers get spent?

Just looking through and comparing various different speakers and speaker types, then recollecting to speakers I’ve heard either demo’d or connected to friend’s systems I do wonder what the extra money ensures you get… Especially when you look at the simpler and more traditional designs, like a two way with box cabinet. I can understand […]

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QUAD: 909 upgrade help requested

Looking for a high power and high current, and most importantly smooth sounding amp that will offer a clear upgrade on my previous Quad 909, and drive Dynaudio Contour 1.3SE. Tried so far; Hypex Ncore (good, but too quick/clean sounding for my tastes) Plinius Hautonga (see above) Job 225 (can’t seem to get the best […]

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SPENDOR: The most expensive pre-owned examples on offer today

Be amazed HERE and HERE ===//=== Please click HERE to access the entire BRITISH STEREO archive Please click HERE to see how to get your press releases published on this site ===//=== Please click HERE to access the entire VINTAGE archive Please click HERE to see how to get your press releases published on this […]

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Vintage Exposure amplifier driving ProAc Studio 110; sensible alternatives …..?

I would really love an old vintage Exposure amp but the prices have gone mad and I can’t afford to spend £400 on one.Are there any amplifiers which sound simular but can be had for less?My speakers are Proac studio 110. Cheers. Dip in and out HERE ===//=== Please click HERE to access the entire […]

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