Custom AikidoCustom  Aikido  Dual Mono Tube Preamp/Line Stage Tube RectifiedCustom Aikido Dual Mono Tube Preamp/Line Stage with Tube Rectified Power Supply/ Mundorf Caps For offer is a BRAND NEW 12AU7 based line stage featuring, Full Dual Mono amplification. With separate...550.00

Custom Aikido Dual Mono Tube Preamp/Line Stage Tube Rectified [Expired]


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Custom Aikido Dual Mono Tube Preamp/Line Stage with Tube Rectified Power
Supply/ Mundorf Caps

For offer is a BRAND NEW 12AU7 based line stage featuring, Full Dual Mono amplification. With separate line stage for each channel, dual B+ and Filament power with multi stage filtering for a dead quiet floor.

This line stage features all OFC copper twin pair wiring, matched Carbon resistors, matched capacitors, Precision stepped Attenuator and NOS fully matched and balanced tube set. With selectable Mundorf or Cornell coupling caps this is an extremely transparent and dynamic line stage offering amazing refinement, clarity and accuracy. Features include hand selected componentry, full dual mono construction with separate amplification for each channel. The Tube Set is Matched NOS Sylvania produced for Baldwin and selected for zero microphonics.  Additionally, specified are Mundorf Coupling Capacitors, custom chassis, all gold,
terminals and connectors throughout, regulated DC heaters and B+, and Alps balance.

 B+ is dual filtered on the isolated Power Supply Board and with a dropping filter and Hammond choke and additionally conditioning on the line stage, providing and incredibly quiet line stage. Output coupling capacitors are selectable to deliver dynamics and a soundstage optimized for the listener’s taste and musical selection.

Professionally designed and executed, offered for literally less than the component price and half the price of the last comparable unit sold on Audiogon. Based on the excellent Aikido line stage design by John Broskie, powered by a 12x4 based tube rectified B+ power supply and
professional fabrication throughout.

Please review the comments on previously offered custom designs and the high-resolution photographs included with this listing.