LUXMAN: PD-284 Turntable – owner observations

It’s true that, in general, belt drive yields better sound quality than direct drive. But it’s equally true that not all direct drive turntables are bad. Direct drive got a bad rap thanks in large part to all the cheap plastic junk foisted upon unsuspecting audio buyers in the late 1970s and early 1980s. Not […]

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NAKAMICHI FOR SALE: > 100 listed here

THE PUBLISHERS DO NOT VOUCH FOR ANY CONTENTS HERE.THE LISTING YOU ARE ABOUT TO VISIT MAY BE A SCAM. PLEASE BE CAREFUL —//— LX3 … https://www.subito.it/audio-video/registratore-nakamichi-lx3-ferrara-475157344.htm BX160 … https://allegrolokalnie.pl/oferta/nakamichi-bx150-magnetofon-kasetowy-ladny-stan-s6h DR3 … https://www.gumtree.com/p/hi-fi-separates/nakamichi-dr-3-vintage-cassette-tape-deck/1450821146 SR3A … https://www.gumtree.com/p/stereo-systems/nakamichi-sr-3a-stasis-stereo-receiver.-hi-quality-combined-amplifier-and-tuner./1432598875 BX2 … https://www.gumtree.com/p/other-stereo-audio/nakamichi-bx-2-hi-fi-cassette-recorder-superb-japanese-machine-with-box/1450116924 DRAGON … https://www.preloved.co.uk/adverts/show/121968824/nakamichi-dragon-cassette-deck.html?affil=awin&utm_content=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.hifishark.com&utm_term=Comparison+Engine&utm_source=AWin-536903&utm_medium=affiliate&utm_campaign=AffiliateWin&awc=5834_1674992693_59511a4a92703075225961a637c6a4f5 700 ZX … https://www.emporiumhifi.com/head-office-norfolk/suffolk/nakamichi-700-zx-cassette-deck-with-nr-100-dolby-noise-reduction/ CR7E … https://guildfordaudio.co.uk/search-results/product/1074-nakamichi-cr7e CR7E … https://www.idealaudio.co.uk/cassette-recorders/p/nakamichi-cr-7e-cassette-deck-rm-7c-remote-control RX 505E … https://www.hifi-forsale.co.uk/moreinfo.php?prod_title=Nakamichi_RX-_505E__Cassette_Deck&p=cassette_tape&prod_id=107526&offset= […]

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PIONEER AUDIO FOR SALE

FIRST … Please read the important statement at the foot of this page. Thank you. —//— SA 8100 … https://usato.audiograffiti.com/annunci/amplificatori-integrati/243248/ A 602 … https://usato.audiograffiti.com/annunci/amplificatori-integrati/309847/ F28 … https://usato.audiograffiti.com/annunci/sintonizzatori/240322/ SG 9500 ,,, https://usato.audiograffiti.com/annunci/varie/310111/ CTF 950 … https://www.hifionline.cz/hifibazar/prodam/magnetofony/pioneer/pioneer-ctf-950/ SA 508 … https://www.sbazar.cz/fsaudio/detail/183676382-pioneer-sa-508-pioneer-tx-608 SA 510 … http://www.hifi-intouch.co.uk/products/1908/1/amplifiers/pioneer-sa-510.aspx PL 12D … https://www.wilkinsons.tv/product/pioneer-pl-12d/?utm_source=Custom%20Feed&utm_campaign=Online%20Used%20Hifi%20store&utm_medium=cpc&utm_term=28436 GR 777 EQUALISER … http://www.hifi-intouch.co.uk/products/2190/1/amplifiers/pioneer-gr-777-equalizer.aspx C7 … https://www.ukaudiomart.com/details/649874988-pioneer-exclusive-c7-pre-amplifier/ […]

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SEVENOAKS SOUND and VISION / ROTEL: News

Rotel is a 50 year old family owned organisation dedicated to the design and manufacture of the finest in affordable, high performance home theatre and high fidelity components. Rotel makes everything from core components to complete products themselves, in their own factories, under their own control. MORE

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ACCUPHASE / LUXMAN: Informed comments requested

  Accuphase (and current Luxman) amps all seem to me all be fur coat and no knickers – beautiful and lavishly specified with that legendary build and “feel,” but sounding very uninspiring compared to UK home grown amps like a Rega Elicit, LFD or Croft, let alone a Sugden….. ” Brilliant. Just brilliant. MORE OUR […]

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FIDELITY RESEARCH: What happened?

We asked around and from Singapore (thank you Mr. Tan) e received the following: Legendary Japanese producer of tonearms and pickups founded in 1964 by a former factory manager at Grace by the name of Osamu (Isamu) Ikeda, and introduced it’s first product in the form of the Fidelity Research FR-1 moving coil cartridge in […]

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NAKAMICHI: CA-5EII + Nakamichi PA-5E (and the Nakamichi ST-7 FM tuner, in passing) test review

NB: This was originally published in 2010 Hello, and welcome to the next of my series of reviews of vintage equipment. First, I only write about equipment that I have had extended, direct and personal experience of either as an end-user or retailer – or both. I don’t get involved in measurements. During 34 years […]

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