Quad L22 or Castle Cornway to replace B&W N805|
Hi, I own a pair of B&W Nautilus 805 and I think to replace them because sometimes they sound a little bit too bright for me. What do you think about
Castle speakers IAG
I wonder if someone can answer my question. I have always had a fondness for Castle speakers. The look of them. The cabinet work is fantastic. I wanted to try
What should I do with Castle Conway II speakers
These speakers were inherited a while ago but I am still not sure what to do with them. When they were working properly they sounded lovely, but since
Castle loudspeakers resurrected
Hello all of you, It seems that Castle loudspeakers are alive again, under the AIG banner. I was a previous owner of a castle loudspeaker, and I always
Castle Conway 3
I have just recently purchased a pair of Castle Conway 3. My initial impression was less than a positive one to much bass which in turn rendered the highs sort
Does Anyone Have Opinions RE: Castle Chester Spkrs
I have been working on improving my audio system for a while now. I have gone from a Home Theater based system to a simple two channel system based on an
Castle Inversion 50 Owner's manual
Hi all, I just bought a pair of NOS Castle Inversion 50; does any one has a copy of the manual to share on how to adjust the "washers" at the bottom;
Castle Knight 4
Looks like Casle is coming back. Anyone heard Castle speakers? How about the Knights?
Personal speaker evolution
rs until my more recent acquisition.6) Castle Acoustics Howard
Most achingly beautiful music
Joe Jackson's Nocturne, Jimi hendrix Castle's made of sand, Savatage's St. Patricks cathedral and Queensryche's Someone else.
Merlin TSM comparisons
I returned them for a refund. 5) Castle Howard S2 - Loved these speakers driven by a Leben CS600. Had some issues with these drivers as well, and returned
Amazing ''Overachieving'' products your pick
Castle Knight 1 @ $399. Hands down the best thing I have heard under $1000. Oyaide QAC212 interconnects. Have both of
No Audiophiles in Hollywood
it is either Castle or Hawaii 5-0, but the end credits list 'Sota Turntables'. And this is throwaway commercial TV! Maybe it is
er??? Hmmm? Any of my home brews. Old Castle nut brown ale ranks up there I find it even tastier than New Castle.
Wish List For Vinyl Pressings
Olivia Tremor Control's Dusk at Cubist Castle. A few were pressed on vinyl in 1996-1997, but they are rare. If you are a Beatles fan you should check out
using my standard test track of the Old Castle piece by Dvorak played by Inna Poroscina, M312 induces a piano image wider/taller than M625 ... However, M625's
Cheap tweak from Virtual Dynamics:
es sense. When I replaced drivers on my Castle Acoustics speakers, the replacement drivers came with new foam gaskets. I suspect over tightening would eliminate the
How many pair of speakers do you own
pairs...gradient revolutions(passive), castle harlechs, , and the greatest i have ever owned, AR classic 30's.
Sadly missed manufacturers
ual manufacturing of the Ariston was at Castle engineering which was owned by a certain Mr. Tiefebrun whose son latter founded Linn. At one point there was a
Classical speakers that do violins well
onus faber grand pianos, totem forests, castle howards, a host of others (used)in that pricerange.
Speaker crossover mod Your advice
he 1027 BE I did have the Trent II from Castle, a wonderful sounding little loudspeaker combined with an Infinity subwoofer. Not that perfect as the Focal but not so
Best Concert Film
d Hot Chili Peppers "Live At Slane Castle" Looks to be filmed in HD. Great sound & picture. Peter Gabriel "Growing Up" Again, Great picture
subwoofers and panels don't mix
rom www.ambiencespeakers.com.au and the Castle Classic Active Subwoofer, it required patience and time to get them perfectly well-integrated, seamless spectrum. I
the smoothest sounding speaker
spendor, harbeth, proac, neat, castle, rogers.....
How would you run an audio salon
Hey Jazdoc...could also assemble a castle's worth of assets, make your way into musicianship; especially jazz...ultimately qualify for medicaid.
What is under 5k speaker with best bass slam
..drum kicks, etc......ohms, shahinian, castle, gradients and other loudspeakers that are multi directional, do this incredibly
Transmission line speakers
Castle acoustics has made outstanding transmission line speakers for 30 plus years - floor standers from Severn model two way
Replacements for Dynaudio Floorstanders
I have a pair of Castle Acoustics Howard S3 and very happy with it. Full range, warm British sound, small footprint, great mid-range, never
Best Guitar CD Recording
olume One, on the British Transatlantic/Castle label (CD and LP). This is a British analog recording from 1972/73 and has the best guitar sound I've ever heard. It'
Wise audio aphorisms
This gear is my gear and my home is my castle.
Warm Sounding Speakers
Castle howard from around 1999 or castle Winchester both made in England,if you can find someone who will sell the Winchesters as once you have them they will
What is behind a "warm" or "vinyl"sound
of blocks. To build the musical signal castle accurately, you need enough blocks and the ability to put them in place very accurately over a period of time.
Speakers: 3,000 4,000 on Audiogon
How about a pair of speakers from Castle? There are 3 pair of floorstanding Castles for sale on A-goN right now and they are a bargain at the asking price.
Best 2000 3000 full range speaker
I am going to suggest the Castle Howard S3, not because I am a happy new owner (And I am as of yesterday) but because I think they match your
Best speakers for about 2000 a pair
castle harlech, ohm 1000
Vandersteen's Low Spousal Acceptance Factor
a castle harlech or howard- you're wife will think they are beautful and they have that 'natural' thing the vandys have. an
Totem Model 1 Vs Hawk
tta throw in a suggestion to audition a castle harlech or howard. for the type of music you like it doent get much better
whats the best addition u have bought for system
tube integrated, Rega Apollo CD player, Castle Isis monitors) There are a lot of variables involved from what you listen to, to how loud you listen to it, to
Vacuum tubed tone control
using a Leben CS-600 integrated amp and Castle Howard S2 loudspeakers. You might like the Leben (and the Castle).
Best Speaker under 3K New or Used
Find an old pair of castle winchesters buy them and enjoy for many many years and if you dont like them I will buy them from you, they will be
Speakers that disappear
Castle Acoustics models with the top firing driver.
Do you have a secret "guilty pleasure" recording
the bee gees-cucumber castle just hit the turntable...no one's here and i love it.
What would you upgrade next
may audio is liquidating their castle speakers at ridiculous prices. the harlech is going for 1050 a pair. even a their list price of over 2500 they were
Looking for All a round speaker 3k range
what are some of the best amplifiers
the attic and do double shifts at White Castle while listening to my Sanyo 8-track player. Divorced 7 times because find a woman to love my setup up in the attic.
Please help a Novice
hip and cheaper too...psb stratus mini, castle richmonds, epos m5, etc...you are going to get a billion suggestions...but dont overdue it...just get on board with a
Favorite Tube Speaker Match
-84 based tube amp with some paper cone Castle Trent speakers in my Kitchen system and find them to synergize very well. Using CDP as a source and it sounds very
Looking for a very good integrated solid state amp
system consists of: Castle Stirling IIs,made by the original Castle firm in England, 91 db, Rega Brio R integrated, Rega Dac, Musical Fidelity V
I Have 100K for Speakers
ker company thats for sale. beauhorn or castle for example.
Seeking Warm Towers under 1500
ayaudio.com they are selling out there castle harlechs for under 1100 bucks....they were a steal even for a retail of over 2300 bucks. heirloom quality in furniture,
Wherefore Belt Drive
Pbb, Your correct, Castle Precision Engineering Was his father's company. With an influence in industrial design, some engineering classes at
What do you think is the best sounding metal album
Sabbath on castle commuications...first four
Speaker Recommendation Needed
Actually theres a pair of Castle Harlech for sale. Their great speakers almost brought. Was suggested by a friend here. Maybe it could fill the bill?
Help My system is shouting at me
to my Exposure 2010s integrated amp and Castle Richmond 3i's. After about 3 weeks of break in it is sounding good but vocals have an annoying quality. I am relatively
Help me find violin and cello related
it was recorded in like a large old castle or large hall. Any
ozzy..castle communications just put out a pretty comprehensive box(6 cd's and a great overview). the kinks(hi end audio-wise)
check out castle howards...they
Need a warm speaker for a bright room
I agree Castle Trents is a stunning monitor that didnt get the exposure that other monitors got,a true gem of a speaker,mid range
ProAc vs Totem vs Usher, please comment
all mentioned are good..the castle harlech on agon today is the steal of a lifetime...the metal dome tweeter is not harsh or fatiguing either. a classic
I'm looking for inexpensive bookshelf speakers
i+ issue has a double review of the new Castle Acoustics Richmond 3i; both are raves to the extent that both reviewers (Martin Colloms is one) will use it as their
Nice looking for living room
namic, with phono board just in case ...castle howard (2700)great sound and heirloom furniture....the balance on a turntable or spend on the boss.
Very inexpensive speakers for a 2nd system
Castle went out of business recently and they are no longer made; they were $600 a pair new but should be well under that now.
The very best new/used under 3k for classical
castle harlech....full range....balanced....beatiful cabinets.....capatable with a very wide variety of ss and tube
any advice appreciated
y audio website. they're selling out of castle speakers below cost. for about 1k you can get harlechs which are many times better than the mozart. the nad and any
authentic space recordings
pherics...it was recorded in a fricikin castle!
Loudspeakers how best to prolong their lifetime
"real" speakers, which were Castle Kendals. After a few years in storage, following an upgrade, I went back to them to use in my third system. They
Speakers and depth
was wondering if changing to a pair of Castle's or something similar that are known for depth would help?? Any speaker suggestions?? Other suggestions?? Thanks!!!
Best used floorstanding / full range around 1000
o to mayaudio.com and pick up a pair of castle harlechs for 1050. yep, classic british loudspeakers, heirloom build, and sound that pretty much competes with
What 'entrance' music
of logic is that if a man's home is his castle, then surely I am it's king? 'Handel's Music for the Royal Fireworks' has such a royal flair to it. (I am convinced
Leben integrated amps and Merlin VSM
I owned a Leben CS600 and used it with Castle Howard II loudspeakers. That particular combo was outstanding. Three dimensional. Juicy. Lots of fun. The CS600
Bypass Preamp& Amp
dified Toshiba HD-A2. I have been using castle speakers which are horrible. I am thinking of going with Engima--any suggestions? Right now I am trying to
Suggest Speakers for Peachtree Nova
check out the castle harlechs on agon...a little over your budget, but they will hold their own with any 5k speaker i can think of, and the
Best speakers for off axis listening
ohm, shahiniam, allison, castle harlech or howard, gradient, and the maligned bose
Help me pick the right monitor
iss with monitors.....totem,wharfedale,castle....lots
Small but high quality integrated
quality solid state integrated to drive Castle Stirling II speakers--91db efficient. These are really great speakers built in Skipton England and I am looking to make
Buying new, but old speakers
almost 100% buying a pair of the old Castle Avon speakers, pre-IAG, brand new old stock (NOS). I'd love to hear comments about this speaker if anyone has them,
Cary SLI 80 Speakers Recommendation
proac, b&w, castle
Speakers For Reggae Music
If you had 12,000 for speakers and amp
speakers:ohm,castle,gradient;vandy;pmc;totem;klipsch legacy;maggie;harbeth;tannoy;jbl......amps:spectral;mac;cj; accuphase;vac;arc;bel;
Best value in integrated amps at a moderate price
nad/creek/bryston(in $ order)......b&w/castle/totem..(in $
design criteria, W A F etc
uld stand up for yourself and take your castle back.
advice re stand mounted speakers
e, and what about any of the harbeth or castle acoustic speakers ?
vote best looking veenered monitors
Castle speakers give you a choice of 8 furniture grade standard veneers but their special Yew finish is simply stunning.
Best Audio quality in Home Theatre Reciever DVD
theatre system--I am using mostly older Castle Inversions for front and rear (also have Castle Centers (really loved them upon release) but am clueless about the rest
Speakers for a vintage tube receiver
the castle range of speakers
Speakers to mate with Mac MC402 under 5k
e....check out the gradient revolutions/castle howards/totem forests.....all well under 5k...all great with mac from top to bottom
castle has two impresive floorstanders that will compete with the totems and cost less. tonally accurate and the furniture is
Ls 3/5a sound without the price
forgiving top end...contemplating Castle,Ruark, and usa made NSM model
Tube Friendly Less Than or Equal to 2k
i sound like a parrot, but the castle harlech(being sold out at under cost) from mayaudio.com is the steal of a lifetime. 1050....and it will hold its own
Speakers in the 1000 dollar range
ompany (mayaudio.com) and get a pair of castle harlechs. you could do far worse, even if you dropped 5 times as much. A classic british floorstander which does it
Epos LS3 or Wharfedale Diamond 9 1
(Focus audio FS688, TSW mini monitors, Castle Trents, Aperion 502b, PSB Alpha mini and Axiom Mzeroti) and briefly auditioned the Epos ELS3. The Epos were
The Hub: QUAD ESL 57, Some good things last a lifetime
British brands Wharfedale, Leak, Castle and Mission. QUAD ESLs are made in China, these days, although R&D and design appear to still be in the U.K. It's
What other speakers are like/similar to Ruarks
Greetings Anyone out there know what speakers I can find in the US that give the same quality of sound as Ruark speakers of th
2 Way 3 Way Debate
Currently there is a pair of 2-way Castle Acoustics with front port for sale in the monitors section. I am assuming that the front port does more than just
recomending power to speakers
c and ditch the thiels. go vandersteen, castle, klipsch, or one of many more musical(and 60w) friendly models.
What Subwoofer is the best bang for the buck
r at AVS AV123's new MFW-15 or the Epik Castle would appear to be better values than several other worthy choices, espcially considering the $600 MFW-15 lands a
Help needed with Proac 1SC setup
the Proac 1SCs. My speakers used to be Castle Trents, which although old and cheap were kicking the Proac 1SC's ass. Maybe the Arcam isn't good enough, but the
New DAC for Arcam 7SE
issues with my system is that the small Castle speakers I use, while perfectly matched to the amplifier, and very precise, perfect for piano music for example, don't
GMA Callisto's: Opinions
ip...for about 1k you can get a pair of castle harlechs(nos from May audio) which would be a much better speaker for the money.
Best Gene Pitney collection sonically
Sequel Records/Castle released a number of cd 2/fers in 1996 on import cd. While there wasn't a greatest hits cd all the hits were scattered