QUAD: For sale. 405-2 Power Amplifier – Serviced New Caps etc

http://www.emporiumhifi.com/pre-owned/quad-405-2-power-amplifier-serviced-new-caps-etc/ —//— Hi. I’m Howard Popeck, features editor here. The team hope the this post was interesting. Would you like to be a talent scout? If so, then please contact me at features@hifianswers.com with links to anything VINTAGE you think the tens of thousands of other readers might like. Thanks. Please click HERE to access […]

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A POINT OF VIEW: Do Tube Amps go better with QUAD 2805’s Speakers?

The thread starts:  I’m very happy with a pair of QUAD 2805’s which I bought new about 1yr ago. I’ve been using a VTL 5.5 Preamp w/phono, LP12, Zeta Arm, BlackBird, Ayre 7E CD, VTL 225 Deluxe Monoblocks converted to 6550c’s w.shunyata Tiapan helix PC’s,Diamond Racing cones on Solid Steel ampstands, Nordost Heimdall speaker cables. […]

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QUAD: The 57 – Ocasionally it will sound like real people – and then you have a speaker really free from colouration.

—//— Hi. I’m Howard Popeck, features editor here. The team hope the this post was interesting. Would you like to be a talent scout? If so, then please contact me at features@hifianswers.com with links to anything VINTAGE you think the tens of thousands of other readers might like. Thanks. Please click HERE to access the […]

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QUAD: Their S Series

They say ….. Quad’s new loudspeaker range: the S Series combines Kevlar-coned bass/midrange drivers with a specially designed ribbon tweeter. The range comprises two standmount models (S-1 and S-2), two floorstanders (S-4 and S-5) and a centre speaker for home cinema systems (S-C). At 285mm high, the  S-1 incorporates a 100mm bass/mid cone, while the […]

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QUAD: Launches its Z Stars

They say ….. Like the S Series, which launched in 2015 to widespread acclaim, the new range combines advanced Kevlar-coned bass and midrange drivers with a specially designed ribbon tweeter. The Z Series takes this fundamental design to a whole new level, however, re-engineering the drive units, crossovers and cabinets to provide the perfect bridge […]

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