Below are a whole bunch of items taking up too much space! Because of this you worthy people out there, and you dumpster divers!!!! can offload these babes from me for a minimal impact on you pocket.
All items are sold "as is". All are in good condition unless otherwise stated. Some are even immaculate and unused! Unfortunately due to the bankruptcy inducing prices of most of these items, there is no further discount available, sorry.
Amplifiers | Transformers | Valves | Loudspeakers | Furniture
Last updated 22nd January 2005
SJS Arcadia Model 1 pre-amplifier. There is a special prototype unit available directly to you, from me. Warranty is 12 months parts and labour on the finished amps, with 3 months on the valves.
This unit is a special pre-production prototype which is based upon a Model 1 chassis. It has an additional outboard dual-mono power supply which makes it truly unique, and lifts the performance to another level. Casework is near perfect.
None available at the present time.
All sold "as is" no warranty implied or offered. i.e. buyer beware etc. However, the prices are good if you want to gamble!
Some RCA and some Phillips made 5687 dual triodes. Very famous low mu, low Rp driver valve of almost legendary sound quality.
4 x Sylvania 5687WB
2 x Philips JAN 5687WB
5 x Raytheon 5687
13 x RCA 5687
Available 24 pieces. Price £5.50 each
Tasty 8556/EC8010/EC8020 labelled "made in England" single triodes. I believe they are really EC8010 valves. Which are a low Rp (i.e. below 2K0 ohms) high current (18mA) tube similar to a 5842. These are very nicely made, with gold pins. Makes a great driver tube, or low noise input tube.
Available 10 pieces. Price £17.50 each
Super Tasty 300B on steroids. They are tight, punchy, dynamic, clean and will work in all 300B amps, optionally deign you own for higher HT voltage, and higher current for up to 15W per tube in SE ! wow! They also work a treat with our se108 2K75 output transformers.
Available 2 matched pairs, one pair 2 hours, one pair 15 hours. Price £275 per pair - Bargain !
Another tasty 300B on steroids from designer Alesia Vaic. They are big tight, punchy, dynamic, clean and will work in all 300B amps, optionally design you own for higher HT voltage, and higher current for for up to 15W SE with out se108 2K75 output transformers.
Available 1 matched pair, tested and unused. Price £225 for the pair.
Yet another tasty 300B on steroids from designer Alesia Vaic. These were built for Audio Note UK and are Audio Note branded AV VV32B SL valves. Experience with these has been fantastic, and they produce a big, punchy, dynamic, and clean sound. They will work in all 300B amps, optionally design you own for higher HT voltage, and higher current for for up to 15W SE with out se108 2K75 output transformers.
Available 2 matched pair, plus a single unit, tested and unused. Price £190 for each pair, or £380 for all 5.
We have two Audio Note badged 300Bs, Chinese in origin. One appears unused, the other has had light use, less than 20 hours.
Available 2 pieces. Price £90 the pair.
We have two matched pairs of Shuguang badged 300Bs, Chinese in origin. Both pairs are unused, new.
Available 2 pairs. Price £99 the pair.
We have a collection of used 2A3 output valves, all Chinese in origin, some Audio note badged, some Golden Dragon. All were originally in matched pairs, but are now used. Taking up too much space, useful for testing, spares and repairs - al fully functioning.
Available 18 pieces. Price £5 each or £70 the lot.
None available at present
How about some DIY horns? Hand made tractrix midrange horns in un-finished MDF. Suitable for Dynaudio D54AFs above. Could be a bugger to ship!
Available 2 pieces. Price £100 the pair.
Genuine Alphason hi-fi tables from when they made real audio equipment stands, rather than designer furniture. Black shelves and legs, 4 leg design with 4 spiked feet at the bottom.
1 unit normal size, three shelves - £55 buyer collect
1 unit wide size, three shelves - £75 buyer collects
Genuine Origin Live Super turntable table from the days when that is all they did. Fantastic performance three legged turntable table which was originally designed for "timber floors" (they had different designs for solid floors!) got the very best reviews in its day, cost over £150 when new, and has worked for me on timber and solid floors. Comes with original MDF top plate, and custom made Corian plate for enhanced performance
£65 buyer collects
Genuine Origin Live Skyline isolation platform from the days when that is all they did. Fantastic performance platforms for use on the floor, on as additional isolation of shelf systems.
Skyline Ultra triangular isolation platform - £50
Skyline Super rectangular isolation platform - £35
Genuine Target hi-fi equipment rack, gloss black finish, with black glass shelves, looks fantastic, sounds great, spotless.
Target equipment rack - £99