All records, CD's and cassettes are tested on the following equipment:

Computer / grading system:

Amplifier: Sony TA-FB920R QS

Tape Deck(s): Akai GXC-740D (Three Head / Double Capstan), or Nakamichi BX-125E.

Speakers: Tannoy CPA5

Minidisc: Sony MDS - JE480.

Turntable: Sony 5011

Lounge set-up:

Amplifier: Quad 33 Pre-amp, Quad 405 Power Amp

Turntable: Technics SL-120 with an SME arm

Speakers: B&W DM II or Tannoy DC 100

CD Player: Marantz CD 67SE

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