MARANTZ: Model 2325 vs. Sansui 9090?

bb3blog writes as follows: Much like the beginnings of early high end audio when Audio Research and Conrad Johnson were the common catch words, Marantz and Sansui are two names that most likely crop up when talk goes vintage solid state receivers. Of course there was Pioneer, Sony, Technics and others that carved their respective […]

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SONY PS1 best cd player in the world?

Sorry for the attention grabbing headline. Of course it is not likely to be the best in the world. You all know the audiophile version? model number scph1002. However, at 20 quid and using its straight analogue output phono (no Mods whatsoever- as yet?) and warmed up over 48 hrs in my second system next […]

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Calling all Revox B215 enthusiasts

I’m considering purchasing one of these to give my BX300 a bit of a break.  Question how many of you owners have replaced the caps? I have read on tapehead forums how many have replaced them due to their failing nature.  Didn’t know how necessary this is. I have also read how well built this […]

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LUXMAN: Vintage Luxman amplifiers inc L-210, L-530 – and more

I really like Luxman’s from the 80’s, they were there when the “audio-bug” bit me as a teenager. I bought my first Luxman gear with earned money in ’84! This was a kit with some swedish made speakers, branded with the Luxman logo but they actually looked very much like Snell E/III, only a little […]

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