THRAX AUDIO LIBRA 300B PREAMPLIFIER


A sneak peeks at the Thrax Audio Libra 300B statement differential balanced preamplifier in the works. As you can see in the second photo, Libra takes a few extra steps to completely cancel out any power supply noise, with a series of transformers that handle specific voltages, and choke filtering for stability.

FRANCO SERBLIN STUDIO KTEMA SPEAKERS

A few insights into the production of Franco Serblin Studio Ktema loudspeakers in their studio in Vincenza, Italy.

AUDIO RESEARCH CORPORATION

Tubes from the factory require some burn-in to retrieve more stable electrical characteristics. These Audio Research Corporation custom-built machines are just the thing to do it!

NEW DEVORE FIDELITY WEBSITE

DeVore Fidelity has just launched a brand new website (their third in twenty years). You are invited to take a look.

J. SIKORA STANDARD TURNTABLE

   

J. Sikora Standard turntable with strictly limited edition 4-layer laminated glass plinth. One of the early prototypes, but still looks impressive! Currently not available for order.

LIVING LEGENDS

Some working legends together, all from the golden mono era in the fifties so all more than 60 years old but still going strong, on stage are the Neumann PA2 turntable with an Ortofon RF-297 12" tonearm with EMT/Ortofon OFD 25 mono MC cartridge, an EMT 133/V83 mono-tube MC phono equalizer-amplifier and Maihak V73 mono-tube speaker amplifier. Via Ing JP Hans van Vliet

ADOT’S NEW SUITE OF AUDIOPHILE-GRADE OPTICAL FIBRE KITS

ADOT (Audiophile Digital Optical Technology) is a new company with a direct connection to Melco Syncrets in Japan, specialising in optical fibre upgrade kits for better sound quality when streaming music over networks. ADOT’s technology optimises the functionality of audio over fibre. The company’s plug ‘n’ play optical fibre upgrade kits introduce high-quality fibre in place of the noisy copper found in Ethernet connections, effectively isolating hi-fi systems from interference. The kits are placed between residential routers and hi-fi systems, and allow the technology to isolate audio networks from residential networks.