Service articles are focussed on servicing hi-fi equipment to restore functionality. Articles may also contain repair elements, as they often go together.

Mission Cyrus One Integrated Amplifier Repair and Review

In my Naim Nait article, I noted that the Mission Cyrus One is perhaps its closest contender from the time. Let's take a look at the Mission Cyrus One as I repair and service this example. I'm going to try to keep articles coming, even the smaller ones like this…

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High-End Cartridge/Stylus Inspection & Deep Cleaning

People say USB microscopes are no good for cartridge inspection, but I've used a good USB scope (and a binocular optical scope) for cartridge inspections 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 microscopy.…

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Denon DP-62L Direct-Drive Turntable Service & Review

The Denon DP-62L direct-drive turntable is an absolute gem, often overlooked and less well-known than some contemporaries. In my endeavours to bring you interesting equipment you may not be aware of, let's take a closer look. I often work on turntables where I find myself thinking "If I didn't have…

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Yamaha GT-2000 Turntable Major Service & Cartridge Install

The Yamaha GT-2000 is one of my favourite turntables so naturally, I jumped at the opportunity to work on another one, shipped from Japan. Let's take one of the first ever close-up looks inside this great deck from the golden era. It's true, I do love the Yamaha GT-2000 direct-drive…

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Krell KAV-300cd CD Player Repair & Restoration

In my second #Krellmonth article, I look at the repair and restoration of this lovely Krell KAV-300cd compact disc player. Thanks for joining me for my second #Krellmonth article. The Krell KAV-300cd CD player is a beautiful machine from the late '90s, a period when Redbook CD was reaching maturity…

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