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Kenwood KT-3300D FM Stereo Tuner Service and Alignment

A while ago, one of my regular customers asked me to service and align his latest acquisition – a stunning Kenwood KT-3300D FM analogue stereo tuner. Due to various other repair commitments, it took me a little longer than I would have liked to get to her, but as you will see, aligning a tuner like this is extremely time consuming and critically important.Read more

Sansui TU-717 AM/FM Stereo Tuner Service and Alignment

I have just finished servicing and aligning the Sansui TU-717 I’ve had on my work bench.┬áMy customer Tim recently gave me the task of restoring his lovely Sansui AU-717 – you can details of this restoration here.

Tim’s matching Sansui TU-717 tuner was in its original box, complete with unused original accessories, although the tuner itself showed some signs of having been lightly used.… Read more

Marantz 125 AM/FM Stereo Tuner Alignment and Upgrade

I recently treated my Marantz 125 AM/FM Stereo Tuner to a very careful alignment and upgrade. This beautiful tuner, with upgraded power supply and output buffer, is easily the best sounding tuner I have had the pleasure of listening to.

After modification and alignment, I compared Marantz 125 to a Sansui TU-717 and several modern digital tuners including the gorgeous Kenwood L-1000T.… Read more