Written by Frank Doris

McIntosh fans, we know gear like this sets your hearts a-flutter. Here’s a magnificent MR 65B tube stereophonic FM tuner, introduced in 1962.


This is audio componentry as industrial art.


Truth in advertising. From The Audio Classics Collection, photos by Howard Kneller.


Do it yourself electronics, 1954 style: the construction manual for the Eico Model 950B resistance/capaitance/comparator bridge.


A page from the inside of the Eico manual. Doesn’t look hard to build! From the author’s collection.


An Audio Precision it isn’t, but we want one. Radio-Electronics, October 1948.


Howard Kneller’s audiophile adventures are documented on YouTube (The Listening Chair with Howard Kneller) and Instagram (@howardkneller). His art and photography can be found on Instagram (@howardkneller). He also posts a bit of everything on Facebook (@howardkneller).

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