In this second of two articles on the Marantz SC-80 preamplifier and SM-80 power amplifier, we look at the SM-80 power amplifier. Specifically I detail the work required to restore this amplifier back to full working condition.… Read more
A customer recently brought in his gorgeous matching Luxman M-4000A power amplifier and C-5000A preamplifier for restoration. This article looks at restoration of the beautiful M-4000A.… Read more
A lovely customer of mine named Frank rang me to tell me that his beloved Pioneer SX-1250 monster receiver had died in a cloud of acrid smoke.… Read more
I was visiting a friend recently, chatting to his father, Neil, who is very ill. I saw that his cherished Thorens TD-125 Mark 2 was languishing, non-functional, in a pile of dust and dirt.… Read more
This video documents my comprehensive overhaul and restoration of a gorgeous Krell KSA-150 class-A power amplifier.
This wonderful KSA-150 developed a serious fault at some point in the past.… Read more
I recently restored a gorgeous Sansui AU-717 integrated amplifier. This AU-717 was not running properly and was in serious need of some TLC.
The Sansui AU-717 integrated amplifier is one of those pieces that I just love working on.… Read more