In this video Nick shows us the first step he would take in upgrading a secondhand/old amplifier, swapping the power supply caps for some new Mundorf ones.
In this new series Nick will show us the basics of DIY hifi upgrading. In this video we take the first steps by replacing a couple of capacitors and a resistor in the crossover of a pair of three-way speakers.
In this video Nick shows how to make the updated Interconnect Cable Kit no. 3. This cable features Mundorf wire, Cardas RCA plugs and the newly restocked BTUBE screened braiding.
Part 4 of the TVC preamp build! In this video Nick shows how to connect everything that has been prepared so far, attaching the transformers to the casing and testing to make sure its all working!
Part 3 of the TVC preamp build is here! This is a popular kit with us, which goes to show how passives still have an important role to play in hi-fi; the neutrality and clarity of the little box has won the hearts of many!
After some brief technical issues, here is part 2 of the Glasshouse Preamp Kit No.1 tutorial. This is a popular kit with us, which goes to show how passives still have an important role to play in hi-fi; the neutrality and clarity of the little box has won the hearts of many!
The Glasshouse Passive pre-amplifier No.1 has been a great success, which goes to show how passives always have an important role to play in hi-fi. The neutrality and clarity of the little box has won the hearts of many.
ETI Research have just released 6 new connectors, available now from HiFi Collective!
The latest interconnect kit from Glasshouse, Interconnect Kit No. 12, comes with new in Dalby Audio Design DAL-320S Silver/Copper Multistrand Cable and WBT Cu Nextgen RCA plugs and cotton tubing for some extra shielding.
By popular demand is a tutorial where Nick takes us through the assembly process undertaken here at HiFi Collective to build mono & stereo ladder stepped attenuators.
Continuing on from part 4 of the Elekit TU-8600RVK amp build we get our first listen of the amp, after Nicks done some quick problem solving..
Continuing from part 3 of the Elekit TU-8600RVK amp build here we see Nick complete the build.. Or do we?
Continuing from part 2 of the Elekit TU-8600RVK amp build here we see Nick start the main assembly and prepare the transformers for the final stage
Continuing from part 1 of the Elekit TU-8600RVK amp build here we see Nick finish the PCB board ready for the final assembly.
Elekit is an established kit maker from Japan with many years of experience producing incredible kits. Having heard many great things about their product we decided to make up one.
How To: make the Glasshouse mains cable kit No.1 (ft EU Schuko Plug)