Friday, September 22, 2017

Retro Hi-Fi Girl Friday

How did she get those headphones hooked up to that turntable?

Wednesday, September 20, 2017


Ok so beyond the absurdity of what they are doing to these pigs what the hell is the driver in the picure. That driver is beyond massive next to his hand?

Tuesday, September 19, 2017

In High Fidelity The Best Buys Are Eico

I've never purchased an old kit amp that was put together properly. I have four boat anchors on my shelves right now waiting to be revived. Be careful of the kits but bargains in the day I am sure they were...

Monday, September 18, 2017

Capital Records

Capital Records wants you to listen to their Full Dimension Recordings on your fancy Hi-Fi gear.
Early in my HiFi days it was a friend who had to remind me it was about the music and I suppose that is what Capital Records is doing here..

Friday, September 15, 2017

Wednesday, September 13, 2017

JBL Timline 54

Here is an ad for a JBL speaker I am unfamiliar with or maybe I just pay attention to the big stuff.

Monday, September 11, 2017

The 88-50 a Low Distortion 50 Watt Amplifier

A push pull amplifier from Audio 1958 featuring Genelex KT88s.

Sunday, September 10, 2017

Poolside - Tropical Heartache

Thinking of all our friends in the Bahamas and hoping you all safe.

Friday, September 8, 2017

Thursday, September 7, 2017


Yet another vintage speaker article. I love the Altec 606.

Monday, September 4, 2017

AFTER CLASS - Usung Time Delay Relays

A short vintage article on time relays.

Friday, September 1, 2017

Retro Hi-Fi Girl Friday

Disco Stu is in the HOUSE!

Thursday, August 31, 2017

Audax Tonearm Ad

I need one of these for a 78 Cart.

Monday, August 28, 2017

Introdicing The Octahedral


Friday, August 25, 2017

Retro Hi-Fi Girl Friday

Sorry for the lack of posts I've been so sick I didn't realize today was Friday.

Electrical Equivalents For The 807- 1957

Saturday, August 19, 2017


Feeling the FUNK! 
Great documentary on the genius of George Clinton.

Friday, August 18, 2017

Wednesday, August 16, 2017

Low in Size Hi in Fi

Here is a mini Karlson. I wonder if PWK would have flashed a mini BS Button?

Monday, August 14, 2017



Saturday, August 12, 2017

All You Need Is Love

Excuse my outburst earlier today. There is only one way to combat hatred and evil. 

Friday, August 11, 2017

Retro Hi-Fi Girl Friday

Check out the size of that iron!

Wednesday, August 9, 2017

Ultra-Linear Operation Of The Williamson Amplifer

Early Hafler article on the KT66 Ultra Linear amplifier.

Monday, August 7, 2017

MIghy Mite Triplitt meter

I dig these old meters hard not to buy every one I find.

Sunday, August 6, 2017

Eek A Mouse REDUX

One of the best vocalist not just in reggae but in any genre.

Ganja Smuggling


Wah Do Dem

Eek A Mouse Circa 1984 

Saturday, August 5, 2017

Punk 2:42


Friday, August 4, 2017

Wednesday, August 2, 2017

1936 EIMAC 35T Ad

Just found this ad for the EIMAC 35T is a cute little triode but likely difficult to use.

Tuesday, August 1, 2017

Record Player Maintenance 1957

 Check out your idler. Record player maintenance via 1957.

Sunday, July 30, 2017

Twin Peaks Returns NIN

The new Twin Peaks is incredible for those that love the surreal. Actually all the musical guest are superb.

Friday, July 28, 2017

Thursday, July 27, 2017


My first steps into DIY had me cursing. I got there the hard way. Then my friend Chris introduced me to the glories of greenlee punches... Ahhhhhh.

Monday, July 24, 2017

Off-beat Enclosures Prove To Be On-beat For Hi-Fi

Love this article on enclosures from 1956. Good stuff.