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  1. MrTeaRex

    MrTeaRex His head's not fat, he's my brother!

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    Cspirou They call me Sparky

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    Hrodulf MOT: Sonarworks

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    Kind of surprised no one has posted the manley stingray yet. Pretty cool piece of kit.

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    Not high end, but it blew my mind the first time I saw this:
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  6. Cspirou

    Cspirou They call me Sparky

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    That deadbug CMOY is a favorite of mine too
     
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    atomicbob dScope Yoda

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    EveAnna definitely knows what she's doing. Her pro-audio designs are highly regarded, such as the massive-passive.
     
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    ButtUglyJeff Stunningly beautiful IRL

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    Midget amp porn? Weirdo...
     
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    Jadis JA500 KT150
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    Cspirou They call me Sparky

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    Is that a separate power supply with all those capacitors?
     
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    WNovizar Almost "Made"

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    Yeah, those are separate PSU
     
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    Already shared some pics of the Atma-Sphere amps, but thought I'd also show some "open kimono" (so to speak) shots of the guts of such a piece of OTL wizardry. Looks closely, not a PCB to be found - all point-to-point, hand wired goodness.

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    9suns [insert unearned title here]

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    Atma-sphere <3 <3 <3
    Btw, It's extremely entertaining and informative to read forum posts/interviews of Ralph Karsten, it takes a lot of knowledge and passion to make such impressive gear.
     
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    DIY AF
     
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    9suns [insert unearned title here]

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    Yeah, Ralph's a pretty cool (but quirky) dude as well, and knows his stuff . Had the pleasure of meeting him a time or two at audio shows.

    And the synergy of his OTLs with Bobby Palkovich's Merlin Music Systems speakers is quite special. Was really sad when we lost Bobby far too early...
     
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    Hell yeah! DIY my a**...
     
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    Zanden Model 9600MK2...no need for description, just look at this <3

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    This is VERY cool. Nicely done too.
     
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