VINTAGE … ALMOST: Older decent integrateds from the 80’s / 90s ?

An enthusiast writes ….. i have recently bought an old Incatech claymore, i have only had a few days with and it was to be a stand in until a can afford a new amp to go with my new speakers, but have to say i am pretty impressed with it…i am not sure what […]

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Wharfedale vintage bookshelf speakers

i’ve found a pair of small wharfedales at a garage sale. they look great. probably 20-30W at 4-6 ohms. i can’t identify the model, other than the wharfedale logo, there’s no sign saying anything. they’re made in england, 2-way and that’s about it. anybody can direct me to a list with wharfedale speakers from the […]

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CAUTION: Shipping speakers from USA to Europe. Comments invited. Thank you

I remember that some members had their largish speakers shipped from the States, but I can’t find the related threads.. Anyway, I’m thinking of importing some big and heavy monsters from the US to Germany, but I’m struggling to find a reliable quote for full service. Ideally, I’ d like to get a company pick […]

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ALPHASON: Titanium tubed arms – HR100S or a Xenon?

I’d always fancied one of Alphason’s titanium tubed arms like the HR100S or a Xenon. The HR100S tends to be quite expensive (too much for a punt anyway) and I can’t say I’ve ever really heard one at its best as they mostly tend to have been wired with the horrible vdH cable throughout. A […]

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HARBETH: The Riddle and ….. the answer

I was wondering something… It’s like a riddle, so: Is there in Audio Industry a maker, any maker, who makes good things for almost 40 years, being absolutely credible within an international circle, that he always has spares in stock, who has materials and lifetime provisions for them, who has continuous contact with his worldwide […]

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