The moment you invest in a high-quality stereo amplifier like the Cambridge Audio Topaz SR10, your mind wanders around exploiting the rich warm sound by throwing in a cheap (but good) DAC (digital-to-analog converter) into […]
Listening to the sound of music, is a subjective experience. If you’re listening to a song via a good old stereo separates system, the same song will sound quite different via your headphones. I’m not […]
This is an ASMR of a well-designed DIY floorstanding speaker pair that sound incredible.
The obvious question is, “are they working?”
If yes, move them over to your kitchen or bedroom and power them with a used amp like the Cambridge Audio AM10 or Cambridge Audio SR10. You can get a number of good amplifiers for cheap in the used market. Of course, it depends on which city are you in and the availability of good, used gears at reasonable prices.
If the speakers not working, move them into the bookshelf (if you have one) and stack the books around these speakers. Some day, these will be super vintage with all the books around to be worthy of a superb photograph that you can post on Instagram.
I have come across many music lovers that underestimate good old speakers – maybe, they want something new age, or they have just moved over to earphones.
Do you have old stereo speakers? Send me a pic and I’ll append them to this post with an attribution to you. Also, do write a note on how you are using them – functional, decorative, etc.
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Thanks for this great pic
Who wouldn’t want a Vinyl library like this, stacked with a zillion collections – you’ll love old age with this treasure.
The legendary giants of music and cinema sound – JBL Everest paired with Mark Levinson. The Everest’s woofers measure a good 15 inches.
PIEGA speakers, from Switzerland – Premium, hand-made speakers.
Breathtaking piece of audio engineering – The PrimaLuna DiaLogue premium integrated amplifier