The Hi-Fi Fanatic

The Hi-Fi Fanatic

Jon Paul’s Rebuilds and Mods

Jon Paul’s Rebuilds and Mods

Amp: Marantz 250 – totally rebuilt in 2016 by Bob Speece in NYPre: 3300 – “refurbed” by me, here in DSMTuner: No work done other than simple adjustments by Skylabs.Speakers: Klipsch KLF-20’s, cabinets totally reglued, Crites XO, and a few other mods by me.NO TURNTABLE

Kevin Bankston’s System

Kevin Bankston’s System

Built this system over the pandemic before prices blew up. I custom-built the rack to hold everything to match the speakers’ looks but also isolate my pier and beam floor. The metal frame is filled with sand to lower resonate frequencies. Then 2″ butcher block shelves on isolation feet. It’s dead quiet at fill volume.…

Steven Fink’s Set-up

Steven Fink’s Set-up

Marantz Model 24 tuner/prep fed into a Marantz 4070 Quad amplifier. That is hooked up to a Marantz 2440 Quad Adapter. The Cassette Deck is a Marantz 5010b. My speakers are JVC SK-15’s for the front side and Polk Monitor Series M12’s for the rear speakers.

Eric Hermann’s System

Eric Hermann’s System

Record Room Stereo Not much on the vintage side here. I’ve had this system for about 2 years. I put it together at thebeginning of the pandemic. This is our record room stereo. It’s a small room so my goal was to put together a simple, inexpensive tube system. I really like the sound of…