Tag Archives: renovate

Pioneer SX-5580 Broken Pot / Switch Shaft Repair / Fix

The Pioneer SX-5580 I am renovating was not looked after very well at some point, surprising considering how prestigious a piece of equipment it is and how much it would have cost.  One of the problems was some bent volume … Continue reading

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B&O Beogram 1200 Turntable Renovation / Service

In order to raise some funds for this project, I’ve been buying various vintage bits and pieces; amps, turntables, speakers, receivers and fixing them up for sale.  This blog shows some pictures of the inside of a Bang & Olufsen … Continue reading

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Quad 404 – 2 Service and Upgrade Results

My good friend has now listened to his serviced and upgraded Quad 404 Mk 2 and emailed me his assessment: “Btw…finally to answer your question…yes, Quad well worth the 200 smackers to renovate! Listening now…(Erykah Badu)… muddiness gone, “earth loop” … Continue reading

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