Precision HiFi Service and Repair in Perth

Does your hifi stereo equipment need a little TLC? Liquid Audio is an independent, specialist hi-fi electronics technical services business based in Perth, Western Australia. If you need hifi service and repair work done on any of your cherished hifi equipment, you've come to the right place. Hifi stereo equipment…

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Ortofon ST-70 Moving Coil Transformer Review

If you want to extract the very best from your moving coil cartridge, you really should consider a good step-up transformer. Let's take a look at a beautiful Ortofon ST-70 moving coil transformer I recently supplied for one of my customers. You may have read me raving on about just…

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2021 Recap, Merry Christmas, Happy Holiday!

Merry Christmas and a big thank you to our customers, subscribers, friends and family. A huuuge thank you to all for helping make 2021 another fantastic year. Here's hoping this Christmas message finds readers well as we near the end of another very busy year. As usual, Liquid Audio will…

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Arcam DiVA CD92 CD Player Repair & Review

Let's take a look at a lovely sounding CD player I recently repaired, the Arcam DiVA CD92. Arcam made some great gear back in the day, including various products as A&R Cambridge as they were initially, like this C-200 preamp and later the Arcam Black Box 500 I recently repaired…

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Legendary Marantz CD-84 CD Player Repair & Review

This story illustrates almost everything I've ever said about vintage hi-fi gear. Read on to find out why I love older CD players like this legend from 1984 and what makes this Marantz CD-84 so very lovable! It's worth considering just how unbelievably disruptive the launch of CD was, back…

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Gorgeous Naim Nait Integrated Amplifier Restoration & Review

One thing I love about what I do is the incredible variety of equipment I get to work on. Let's take a look at my restoration of a sweet little original Naim Nait integrated amplifier. For all those wondering, I'm very slowly recovering. I think! Anyway, with that in mind,…

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High-End Cartridge/Stylus Inspection & Deep Cleaning

People say USB microscopes are no good for cartridge and stylus inspection, but I've used a good USB scope (and a binocular optical scope) for inspection and cleaning for years and I think you'll agree, the results are pretty good. I should point out that I have some experience in…

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