ESA ESTEC Noordwijk

Most powerful sound system in Europe

Large European Acoustic Facility This is the most powerful sound system in Europe – but no human being could survive hearing it at maximum output. Engineer Kees van Zijtveldt is standing beside the largest sound horn of ESA’s Large European Acoustic Facility (LEAF), capable of subjecting satellites to the same noise a launcher produces as…

Pioneer HPM-100 restoration

Pioneer HPM-100 loudspeakers restoration

Please watch a video to know more: Restoration of vintage loudspeakers Pioneer HPM-100 designed by Bart Locanthi and his team. These are 100W version. Speakers were carefully restored and upgraded. My main goal was to keep them as original as they could be. I bet they could sound even better with the mod and crossover…

Lisa Simpson hfi

What HiFi stereo system is in The Simpsons house?

Even Lisa Simpson likes to relax with her favourite record of Rush :) Not the best stereo image in the world tho. Turn around Lisa and find a sweet spot! I was trying to identify what kind of system could Simpsons have and I came to conclusion, that it must be one of those vintage…

Transcriptors Hydraulic Reference Turntable

Transcriptors Hydraulic Reference vintage turntable wallpapers

Turntable has been restored, for more informations: SME 3009 II Improved upgrade and Transcriptor Hydraulic Reference refurbishment part 1 SME 3009 II Improved upgrade and Transcriptor Hydraulic Reference refurbishment part 2 SME 3009 II Improved upgrade and Transcriptor Hydraulic Reference refurbishment part 3 Transcriptors Hydraulic Reference specification and service manual Feel free to download, but…