Tag: Luxman

S. Branch’s Evolving Setup

S. Branch’s Evolving Setup

After obtaining an old Sansui receiver and loving the sound, I had to try a tube amplifier and after scouting out a Scott’s tube FM tuner at a store in Minneapolis, I came upon its companion amplifier: an HH Scott 222B from 1963 – 12.5 beautiful watts per channel in 8 ohms and I was…

Adam Bernstein: “How can you not love this hobby!!!”

Adam Bernstein: “How can you not love this hobby!!!”

SONY TTS-3000 w/PUA-237 tonearm – ATOC9MLSONY ST-5000FWSONY TA-2000SONY TA-3200fReleased in 1968 – the line was designed to compete with McIntosh and MarantzCustom Linn LP12 w/SME 3009 S2 tonearm – Ortofon Quintet Blue – using custom-built step-uptransformerMarantz 112 tunerMarantz 1060 (Fully Refurbished)Marantz Model 16 (Fully Refurbished)Pioneer 5570 (Fully Refurbished)Pioneer SG-9500 (Fully Refurbished)Pioneer PL-530 w/Sumiko RainerTopping DS50…