BRITISH FM TUNERS / RECEIVERS AND TUNER/-AMPS for sale. This list updated 25th January

First, please read: This page is in effect a bulletin board which means that members can post their for sale gear here. It doesn’t mean that we know the equipment nor the sellers nor have these items for sale ourselves. If you want to post – here without ANY listing fees – then please contact […]

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ALPHASON: What happened?

Apparently … Made the HR100S and HR100s MCS arms in the late 80’s early 90’s, it’s a medium compliance unit featuring a ultra rigid design machined from titanium right from the bearing to headshell as a one piece, features a ceramic gimbal bearings and was designed by Mike Knowles, the Xenon was a slightly cheaper […]

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TOWNSHEND ENGINEERING: Howard Popeck speaks at length to people with interesting things to say: Max Townshend

From our archives : Howard Popeck: Not many people know you’re a qualified engineer. What engineering discipline was your first degree? Max: Bachelor of Engineering, Electrical, specialising in communications. Where did you study? University of Western Australia So what happened after that? I accepted a commission in the Royal Australian Air Force where I was […]

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LEAK: 2001 Cassette Deck

The Leak 2001 is a stereo cassette deck with Dolby B noise reduction, it was introduced by Leak in 1973. The main features of the Leak 2001 are: 2 heads, analog 3 digit tape counter, manual tape type selection with support for normal and chrome tapes, belt driven single-capstan transport. Typical of this deck is […]

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SME: 27 pre owned items for sale. This list updated January 24th

3009 III … https://www.2ememain.be/v/tv-hi-fi-video/tourne-disques/m1800958170-sme-3009-series-iii 30/2 … https://www.olx.pl/d/oferta/gramofon-sme-30-2-CID99-IDNxu2C.html 3009 III … https://www.blocket.se/annons/skaraborg/tonarm_pickup__sme_serie_iii/99337540 3009 III … https://www.2dehands.be/v/audio-tv-en-foto/platenspelers/m1800958170-sme-3009-serie-iii SERIES V … https://www.subito.it/audio-video/sme-v-genova-419702379.htm 12A … http://seattlehifi.com/demos/?sme-model-12a-turntable-with-sme-309-tonearm-open-box-demo 3009 … http://yahoo.aleado.com/lot?auctionID=p805861077 3009 2 … https://www.willhaben.at/iad/kaufen-und-verkaufen/d/sme-tonarm-3009-s2-422828940/ 3009 S2 … http://yahoo.aleado.com/lot?auctionID=u401685608 3012 2 … https://www.hifido.co.jp/20-28801-33814-00.html?LNG=E 3012 R … http://yahoo.aleado.com/lot?auctionID=h518261307 3012 RG … http://www.audioscope.net/sme-3012rg-limited-edition-p-2800.html?ref=3 HEADSHELL … https://www.tradera.com/item/302048/430365535/sme-3009-3012-headshell-pickupskal-med-sladdar HEADSHELL … https://www.tradera.com/item/302048/430365827/headshell-pickupskal-med-sme-faste-sme-liknande-skal-i-metall- MODEL .. 30/12 … […]

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NAIM: 143 pre-owned pieces for sale. Updated January 24th

DAC V1 … https://shop.club-hifi.com/fr/listings/1695179-dac-naim-v1 DIN CABLE … https://pinkfishmedia.net/forum/threads/naim-hi-line-5pin-5pin-din.263799/ 112 + + … https://www.2ememain.be/v/tv-hi-fi-video/chaine-hi-fi/m1801064285-naim-set-nac112-flatcap-2x-nap-150x-avec-cables MU-SO I … https://www.2dehands.be/v/audio-tv-en-foto/luidsprekerboxen/m1800934842-naim-mu-so-1st-generatie MU-SO II … https://www.av-market.com/fr/annonce/naim-audio-mu-so-ii-2104949380 NOVA … https://www.stereonet.com/forums/topic/529194-fs-naim-uniti-nova-all-in-one-streamer-dac-amplifier/ NAP 150X … https://www.hifi.pl/ogloszenie/audio/04/435355.php SUPERNAIT II … https://www.subito.it/audio-video/naim-supernait-2-milano-419789410.htm HICAP DR … https://www.subito.it/audio-video/naim-hicap-dr-milano-419789647.htm CD 5I … https://www.audiogon.com/listings/lisaf645-naim-cd5i-cd-player-remote-mint-cd-sacd-players?refsource=hifishark NAP 250DR … https://www.usaudiomart.com/details/649819020-naim-250dr-amplifier/ SUPERNAIT III … https://www.canuckaudiomart.com/details/649818949-naim-supernait-3/ NAIT XS … https://www.kijiji.ca/v-systeme-de-son/longueuil-rive-sud/naim-nait-xs/1602989344 SNAIC V … […]

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BOWERS and WILKINS: Dr. John Dibb interview

David Lander writes: Before striding into the future, John Dibb enjoyed considerable exposure to his sceptered isle’s fascinating past. He was born in England’s North Country, in 1948, in a model West Yorkshire village established a century earlier by an enlightened industrialist determined to provide comfortable housing and communal amenities for his employees and their […]

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ALPHASON: What happened?

“Made the HR100S and HR100s MCS arms in the late 80’s early 90’s, it’s a medium compliance unit featuring a ultra rigid design machined from titanium right from the bearing to headshell as a one piece, features a ceramic gimbal bearings and was designed by Mike Knowles, the Xenon was a slightly cheaper version of […]

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ARISTON: Their RD 11 / Castle Precision Engineering

Given that the newly formed Linn products acknowledged in their first advertisement that they were now producing what was formerly known as the Ariston RD 11 as the Linn Sondek LP 12; I thought that I’d post two photos of a very rare Ariston which has the two button power switch set-up that was on […]

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MUSICAL FIDELITY: From the 2009 archives: My small part in the story – by Howard Popeck

Hi Howard. What’s your part in the Musical Fidelity story. And what do you think of their current offers? Thanks. Ronnie Hmm. Interesting question. Thank you. In a nutshell … It’s all too easy to associate the brand with the man (or woman) behind the brand. Easy, but unproductive. The point being that currently, and […]

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