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The Tenth Anniversary Wam show . March the 18th 2018

Discussion in 'audio' started by Duvet, Nov 16, 2017.

  1. i.j.russell

    i.j.russell pfm Member

    I'm in room 110 and am aiming to bring as much DIY kit as I can fit in my Fiesta. There will definitely be a pair of Aleph 60 Class A monoblocks and a cute pair of mini-monitors with external crossovers. I will be able to play CDs and hopefully music from USB via a Raspberry Pi streamer. I'm happy to play any music that you bring on CD/USB (FLAC).
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  2. RaphaelSamad

    RaphaelSamad pfm Member

    Garrard 30-1 with Koetsu into a Paradise and a Linn CD12 - and Avondale amps and speakers. I have had a pair of amps built from an Avondale kit before and they were superb. With the Avondale speakers (very interesting!), that is some room, neighbour! See you there.
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  3. audioflyer

    audioflyer No going back once you heard a ceramic cartridge

    I’m in room 1, please pop in and have a listen i’ll be happy to play any CD’s or LP’s you bring.

    I’ll be bringing a LP12 Majik Lingo 1 Ittok II fitted with a Philips GP390 ceramic cartridge and a Phonosophie No.3 with Rega RB600 also fitted with a Philips GP390 ceramic cartridge.

    Phonostage will be a High Octane Riaa Phonostage a project from diyaudio.

    For amplification a modified Quad 22 and a pair of diy inspired NAP160 mono blocks feeding a pair of JBL L40 speakers.

    CD duties will be a modified Marantz CD63 Ki mkII Signature.
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  4. jules68leo

    jules68leo pfm Member

    Hi there everyone, is it possible to buy tickets on the door as a couple of friends are going and they seem to think you can.
    My dad and I and possibly another friend maybe wanting to go.
    I'm not a member of HifiWigwam and do not like Google+ or Facebook and it says if you want to register this is the way to do it am i correct in thinking this.
    Any help would be appreciated
    Thanks in advance
  5. i.j.russell

    i.j.russell pfm Member

  6. jules68leo

    jules68leo pfm Member

  7. Duvet

    Duvet Idiot

    You can book online using https://thehifishow.com/product/fast-track-etickets/ or if you prefer to pay on the door that is fine also . I would recommend the e track facility but please print your reference so we can cross reference and let you in easily .
  8. brumjam

    brumjam pfm Member

    I’ll be in room 218 using mainly DIY gear, including a DDDAC, DHT preamp and a VFET power amp. Arendal monitors.
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  9. mickyricky

    mickyricky pfm Member

    Thanks for the kind quotes! Mark and I are looking forward displaying our kit. (No smut please )
    We are in Room 4 ! A quick update! the amps are Avondale Voyager Mono-blocks along with Revolation Speakers and a grand selection of tunes to be heard...pop in ! have a listen ! bring your music ! we’ll play it ..
    There are some interesting variations of turntables on show all round us on the ground floor as well as In other rooms above us..
    Not forgetting CD players ,Dacs ,Streamers and lots of other Hifi that will be on show ..
    Visit them all !!
    Well done to all exhibitors! Enjoy the day or two ! We will be spinning Saturday after setting up and a bite to eat ....
    See you all there .
    Best Wishes M & M
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  10. mickyricky

    mickyricky pfm Member

    Forgot to mention the Reel 2 Reel room on the Second floor room 208.. This is exhibited by The Reel BBC in memory of Stuart (Lodgesound) who sadly passed away not too long ago ..Stuart always managed to steal the show at Scalford with his music selection and I’m certain the show in this room will be equally as good ...
    Last edited: Mar 14, 2018
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  11. Stunsworth

    Stunsworth pfm Member

    All things being equal I’ll be there.
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  12. F1eng

    F1eng pfm Member

    I'll be there staying over Saturday night. Hope the forecast snow over night isn't bad.
  13. canonman

    canonman pfm Member

    I hope so. Stuart was indeed a lovely guy. I only met him once when he collected some Digibeta VCR's that he bought but we shared enthusiasm for Nagra T's and Studers.
  14. YNWOAN

    YNWOAN 100% Analogue

    To be honest, I think the pre-party thing that had evolved on a Sat night has past, at least in the way that once existed. I’ll be there on Sunday though....
  15. orangeart

    orangeart KJF Audio Ltd.

    I hope not, it's the main reason I go!
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  16. Duvet

    Duvet Idiot

    Fear not judging by the talk over on the wam i think aspirin will be the the biggest selling accessory at the show :)
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  17. flatpopely

    flatpopely Prog Rock/Moderator

    Duvet, love your Avatar!
    Shame I can't be there this year, have a good one and I hope it's a success.
  18. YNWOAN

    YNWOAN 100% Analogue

    I used to love the pre-day get together that happened every sat night before the show - lots of beer, chat, wander round some rooms - all good :). It seems to be a bit ‘organised’ now though and that never was the case. Anyway, I’m not boycotting the Sat night I’m just working late Sat afternoon and can’t raise the energy to do it this time. I’ll be there on the Sunday though with a couple of friends :).
    Last edited: Mar 16, 2018
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  19. orangeart

    orangeart KJF Audio Ltd.

    I still had a good time last year on Saturday night, although maybe there was a bit less traffic. Looking forward to helping my mate out this year as I did last year. My enforced absence from exhibiting has actually been quite nice, being a visitor is completely different. I haven't even packed a soldering iron!
  20. Kendun

    Kendun pfm Member

    @Duvet , How come no tickets available for fast track? Is payment on the day/at the door the only option now?

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