TANNOY: Conversations about Tannoy Lancasters

I’ve just collected my pair of Tannoy Lancasters, which are in good cosmetic order but I’d like to take the grille off to examine the drivers’ cones. There does not seem to be an obvious way of removing the grilles, so maybe they are not removable as such? Can anyone enlighten me on this and […]

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Music and why it is important

Something many of us have known for a long time, music brings people together. I am always dumbfounded when someone posts a topic entitled “leaving the hobby”! I just fail to get my head around this – What? You aren’t going to listen to music again? Okay, I know what some mean, they have reached […]

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TANGENT: Observations about their RS2 speakers

Just dug out a pair, put them on and remembered that I quite like these, sort of LS3/5a sound with more guts. Pretty inefficient and seem to need a fairly powerful amp. Units are Audax 8″ with Bextrene cone and a KEFT27 in a reasonably compact cabinet. Anyone remember these speakers? opinions? MORE British / […]

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SPENDOR: Big Spendors for a not so big spender

“I’m wondering if anyone has any thoughts on this: My perfect hi-fi would probably be Spendor SP100Rs driven by suitable Naim stuff, but I could never possibly afford that. http://s560.photobucket.com/albums/s…lies/17433.gif So what about the older 100 series Spendors? The S100 or SP100? And what to drive them with? My past experiences with smaller Naim (Nait […]

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