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Valve / vaelv / n 1. A device for controlling the passage of fluid through a pipe etc., esp. an automatic device allowing movement in one direction only. 2. A membranous part of an organ etc. allowing a flow of blood etc. in one direction only. etc. etc. .- The Oxford English Reference Dictionary

Valve / vaelv / n 1. A device used in only the highest quality musical reproduction instruments whose function is to enrapture the listener with waves of warm music. 2. The word the British use to refer to what we call “tubes.”- My Kind of Music

Amplifiers, Line & Phono Stages, Valves & Solid State

Luxman L590AXII

Bringing an evolved and expressive Class A sound to the peak of integrated amplifier LUXMAN has been at the forefront of integrated amplifier design since releasing the first Japanease integrated amplifier, the SQ5A, in 1961.For over 50 years, LUXMAN has been confronting the challenges of balancing performance, function and design in an integrated amplifier body.…

Pathos Classic One MKIII

After having won over the international audiophile community with state-of-the-art reference amplifiers, to conceive a product with a set price point as the main design limit has been a true challenge to Pathos. The Classic One project was initiated to transfer, in a more affordable amplifier, all the know-how and expertise acquired developing reference products.…

Hegel H90 Integrated Amplifier – Music Machine

The H90 provides the most dynamic 60 watts per channel sound you have ever heard, and comes with a set of features that add value and flexibility. In the Hegel H90 we included network streaming, Apple Airplay®, and a variety of digital and analogue connections. All (except streaming) of which are configurable to be fixed…

Hegel H190 Integrated Amplifier

Hegel presents the H190, an amp with DLNA streaming capabilities that can play music from any streaming platform including AirPlay. With configurable inputs, a high end DAC, and a front facing headphone output you can enjoy ease of use with ultimate sound quality. In anodized black aluminum with an OLED display, the H190 is beautiful…

Hegel Music Systems H590 Integrated Amplifier – Reference Grade

                        A MASTER at musicality. The COMMANDER of any set of loudspeakers. H590 is the name of Hegel’s ultimate integrated amplifier. The H590 includes user friendly services such as Apple AirPlay®, while at the same time embracing ultra high performance formats like DSD. With…

Hegel P30 Reference PreAmplifier

The P30 is the best preamplifier ever developed by Hegel. With its patented technology and hand matched components, the P30 is a confident contender in the race towards being the best pre amplifier in the world. Regardless of price. Despite of what many Hi-Fi enthusiasts believe, preamplifiers are actually one of the most difficult audio components…

Hegel H30 Reference Amplifier

With a power rating of more than 1,1 kW in 8 ohms it is on the verge of being easier to measure the H30 in horsepower. The massive H30 mono power amplifiers from Hegel play any loudspeaker in the world with ease and authority. The H30 is our best power amplifier ever, and is definitely a…

Hegel H20 Stereo Amplifier

H20 High-End Power Amplifier, 2x200W 8 ohms, 2x350W in 4 ohms. The Hegel H20 incorporates the latest version of the Hegel FET-technology. A practical benefit of the H20 FET-technology is a more rhythmic sound. It is simply better at re-creating a bass line. Another vital element is the removal of harmonic echoes in the higher frequencies,…

Luxman L-550AxII, Pure Class A, Integrated Amplifier

Luxman produced the world’s first Class A integrated amplifier in 1981 – L-550. Luxman introduced the L-550Ax and L-590Ax in 2005, since then we have celebrated our 80th anniversary with commemorative components that have reaffirmed Luxman’s status at the pinnacle of high-end audio. In these latest integrated models, the gorgeous texture and three-dimensional performance of…

Luxman Control Amplifier C800f

We have acquired a great number of technologies for improvement of sound quality through the development of our flagship model, C-1000f. Such technologies have been integrated into newly appeared C-800f, a masterpiece of control amplifier. Our original feedback circuit, ODNF, is introduced into C-800f, which is version 2.4 as the same as used in C-1000f.…

Luxman M800 Pure Class A Amplifier

Luxman’s emphasis is on reproducing natural music, with lots of warmth, detail; not frightening it into scaring up non-existent detail, which is sometimes described as etched. Luxman’s engineer’s are fanatical in their attention to detail; while they spend a lot of time analyzing how components perform on their test equipment, the final arbiter is the…

Modulus 3B Full-Function Valve Line Stage

In 1981 Audible Illusions began production of the first Modulus preamplifier. Almost instantly, it became known as a breakthrough component setting new standards for sonic performance and reliability. Four years later, Audible Illusions introduced the Modulus 2 which carried the promise even further, quickly becoming one of the best-selling tube preamplifiers ever made. With the…

Nagra BPS Solid State Battery Phono Stage

The reduced size of the Nagra BPS phono preamplifier is the immediate result of using completely solid-state technology, less costly to implement than for the valve version. The BPS electronics consumes so little that it operates on a single 9-volt battery with a life expectancy of about 100 hours. It is thus possible to renounce…

Quad Classic – Electronics

The history of Quad is one of technical achievement in the field of sound reproduction. It is a story that began with the Quad 1 amplifier which brought the benefits of 15 years and experience in professional audio and industrial products to the task of making the most accurate domestic audio amplifier of it’s age.…

Orpheus Labs

All Orpheus Laboratories products are designed and manufactured in Switzerland to highest quality standards. The design philosophy allows future upgrades and complete system integration, which makes them true long term investments. We hope they will provide you with countless hours of enjoyment. After designing the ORPHEUS ONE digital to analogue converter, the ORPHEUS TWO multi-channel…

Audio Aero

AUDIO AERO, created in 1997, is the high end audio equipment division of Mazères Aviation Group, started in 1977. This group includes now 5 high-tech companies with main activities in aeronautics and racing industries. The company is based in Toulouse (south-west of France), the “silicon valley” of aeronautics, located just near Airbus office and Aérospatiale…

Synthesis Audio Roma 753AC Integrated Amplifier – Art in Music

There has never been an introductory integrated amplifier with the fit, finish and sound of the ROMA 753AC. At first glance, this stunning amp simply takes your breath away. This high performance amplifiers brings out the best of other components in the system. Created by those obsessed with great sound and for those who love…

NAGRA System

At left from top to bottom: Precision Compact Disk Concept player The CDC is a top of the range CD player. This unit is equipped with a built-in digital to analogue converter, remote control and pre-amplifier stage and can be connected directly to a power amplifier. The front-loading mechanism is designed with aviation technology giving…