FTP-Full Tube Preamplifier

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Well, after reviewing couple of tubes here, I decided to go for a tube audio preamplifier I have recently acquired. And it isn’t the ordinary one but as its name suggests, full-tube based from the power supply to the gain stage with zero feedback made in strictly point-point technique. Chassis is carefully made from steel and zinc-plated before painting. Front plate is engraved in brass, highly polished, nickel plated.

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H.H Scott LK-150 Power Amplifier

H.H Scott LK-150 Power Amplifier

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I think I’m in love. First of all the amp looks incredible – the transformers are something of a miracle in the amp – they are bigger than in MC 275 and the largest I’ve seen in KT88 amp. Just look at the picture and compare them with the size of KT88 and you will understand everything. When I got it, I had to replace all caps. Didn’t go all the way on the couple capacitors, I settled with fairly cheap Solen fast caps and was not expecting an incredible performance from the amp, but the moment I turned it on and started to listen to music, I just couldn’t stop – it puts MC 275 to shame in a few areas.

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