I’ve just serviced a Quad 44 preamplifier. In this article, I’ll show you what the 44 looks like inside and explain some of its features.
Along with a Quad 405 power amplifier, I recently serviced this Quad 44 preamplifier, both owned by the same customer. I’m told he purchased them after a chat we had about resurrecting his KEF speakers, and purchasing some Quad gear to power them!… Read more
Readers will already know how much I like the Quad 405 and this inspired a customer to acquire some Quad gear for himself, including this lovely, original 405. In this article, I look at servicing a Quad 405.
Talk about great sounding amps, and this particular 405 is completely original, with its original capacitors and connectors.… Read more
This is the second article in my Quad 405/405-2 series. This time I’ve reviewed the legendary Quad 405-2. Read on to find out why so many people love this great amplifier.
For restoration details, check out my Quad 405-2 restoration article, and my Quad 405 refresh piece.
What an incredible little amplifier the Quad 405 is, even 40+ years later.… Read more
I recently acquired a classic Quad 405-2 power amplifier. She sounded fantastic before overhaul, but read on to see how she sounded after!
For some extra reading, check out my Quad 405-2 review and Quad 405 refresh.
The Quad 405-2 is revered by many, even 40 years after its release. It’s not hard to hear how the 405-2 does an amazing job of getting out of the way and just playing the music.… Read more