Posts Tagged: 1988

Acoustic Energy AE1

One of the most iconic hi-fi loudspeakers of the nineteen eighties, the AE1 sits alongside the Celestion SL6 and the Wharfedale Diamond in the great pantheon of boxes that rewrote the rule book. The BBC LS3/5a and Spendor SA1 aside,

Acoustic Energy AE1

One of the most iconic hi-fi loudspeakers of the nineteen eighties, the AE1 sits alongside the Celestion SL6 and the Wharfedale Diamond in the great pantheon of boxes that rewrote the rule book. The BBC LS3/5a and Spendor SA1 aside,

Marantz PM-94

Most nineteen eighties amplifiers weren’t much to write home about, especially the gadget festooned behemoths. But Marantz’s flagship was special – a chunky 25kg integrated which sold for £1,000, it boasted the company’s unusual ‘Quarter-A’ system, in which lower level signals

Marantz PM-94

Most nineteen eighties amplifiers weren’t much to write home about, especially the gadget festooned behemoths. But Marantz’s flagship was special – a chunky 25kg integrated which sold for £1,000, it boasted the company’s unusual ‘Quarter-A’ system, in which lower level signals

Naim NAIT 2

The original NAIT was the product that started the nineteen eighties ‘super integrated’ craze. Whereas once integrateds had been very much the poor relation of their high end pre-power brethren, suddenly it was cool to go for a high quality one-box

Naim NAIT 2

The original NAIT was the product that started the nineteen eighties ‘super integrated’ craze. Whereas once integrateds had been very much the poor relation of their high end pre-power brethren, suddenly it was cool to go for a high quality one-box