AUDIO RESEARCH: Meet Your Maker: Hi-Fi+ Visits Audio Research Corporation

Chris Martens: Reviews of products from the US-based firm Audio Research Corporation have frequently graced the pages of Hi-Fi+, so that I was pleased to have the opportunity to visit the ARC factory in Plymouth, Minnesota (a suburb of the greater Minneapolis metropolitan area) to see how the firm’s components are made. What follows is […]

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AUDIO RESEARCH: VT80 Foundation Series Power Amplifier

Paul Rigby writes ….. Contained within a metal chassis (offered in a black or ‘natural’ finish), this 75W amplifier features two 6H30 driver valves plus four KT120 valves. Around the back are singled-ended and balanced inputs, a tube-hour metre, a 12v trigger and RS232 port for remote control plus brass and gold binding posts for […]

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AUDIO RESEARCH: Their GSi75

They say ….. Named in homage to Galileo, Audio Research’s G-Series valve amplifiers are made to exploit the KT150 valve. The G-Series launched last year with the GS150 power amplifier and matching GSPre preamplifier. Now, the 75W GSi75 joins the ranks, an integrated amplifier that uses two 6H30 driver valves and four KT150 output valves and incorporates […]

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AUDIO RESEARCH: Take a ride with the REF 6

They tell us ….. Read why The Audio Beat’s Dennis Davis is on a ride with the Reference 6 Preamplifier ”I fed the Reference 6 a good dose of Led Zeppelin and Who’s Next [Track Deluxe 2408 102], LPs that sound truly impressive on systems larger than I can comfortably fit into my home, but […]

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AUDIO RESEARCH: Foundation Series

Paul Rigby writes ….. Audio Research has introduced the Foundation Series utilising the same engineering and design team responsible for the Reference Series. The first three components include the LS28 line stage preamplifier, the PH9 phono stage and the DAC9 digital- to-analog converter. A new amplifier will follow, with other products to complete the series. […]

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AUDIO RESEARCH: Introduces Foundation Series

Frank Berryman writes ….. Audio Research is pleased to introduce the Foundation Series. From the same engineering and design team responsible for the award-winning Reference Series, the Foundation family of vacuum tube components has been created to provide incredible musical experiences. Spatial definition, dynamics and detail abound while providing the most natural musical experience. The […]

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