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Mechanical watches from India

Seagull 1963

Chinese made watch using the ST19 chronograph movement which was based on the Swiss Venus caliber 175.

November 2014 Hi-Fi Show

Harana/Setup/Tono, Room 550

LP playback: Garrard 301 in Harana plinth, SME312 tonearm + Denon DL103R through Silk MC transformers Line source = iPod
JE Labs full function preamp built by Rex using 2 x 12SL7s in the phono section, 2 x 12J5s and 2 x 12SN7s in the line stage, 5AR4/GZ34 rectified outboard power supply using transformers and chokes by Edrel Sison 
Hartley 24" woofers in Harana Audio V-Vent II bass bins, Vitavox 500hz horn with S2 compression drivers and Electrovoice T350B super tweeters
A pair of Dynaco MKIII monoblocks in triode configuration drove the bass bins + Harana Audio SE300B with Tango XE60-3.5S output transformers energized the midrange and super tweeter horns.
Joey of Harana Audio and Joel of Setup
Rex, Joel and Joey
Ding, visiting from NYC, Joey and Edrel at the back

DIY Neighbors

Room 547

Room 555

Room 560

Harana/Setup/Tono Hi-Fi Show 2014 preview

JEL preamp with a twist
built by Rex
Harana Audio

See you at Room 550 at the Dusit Thani Hotel on November 8 and 9, 2014!

Stick with Mono


Mini 55th Anniversary

Victor "Loni" Coo Masterclass

July 2, 2014

Concert Alert

Victor "Loni" Coo, Professor of Cello and Coordinator for Chamber Music at Taipei National University of the Arts will collaborate with pianist Rudolf Golez on July 12, 2014 at the Insular Life Auditorium under the auspices of Filfest Cultural Foundation.

Victor "Loni" Coo Masterclass

February 6, 2014 

Chamber Players of Manila