AudioXpress 2002/07

  • FEATURES
  • THE ZEN AMP VARIATIONS, PT. 2 (8)
    Keeping it simple, here's the first in a series of improvements to the original Zen amp.
  • A MARANTZ 8B REPLICA (14)
    Rebuilding this classic amp with state-of-the-art components greatly improves upon the original.
  • A DVD RESCUE (24)
    Your eyes and ears won't believe the improvement you can make to your DVD system.
  • A FLARED PORT STUDY (28)
    Flared ports are sexier-looking vent types than straight orts, but is their popularity justified? This study provides the answer.
  • DON'T TOSS IT - RECONE IT (34)
    Discover how reconing can bring new life to your busted driver... and save yourself a few bucks in the process.
  • DIFRACTION INSIGHTS (38)
    This author sheds some light on wave behavior - and, particularly, loudspeaker-cabinet diffraction - to help you build better speakers.
  • A VALVE PREAMPLIFIER, PART 2 (44)
    Construction of this high-end tube a,mp includes stuffing the boards, assembling, and wiring to achieve the right sound you seek.
  • REVIEWS
  • PRAXIS FROM LIBERTY INSTRUMENTS (56)
    The next-generation loudspeaker measurement system.
  • FOUR ILP AMPLIFIER MODULES (58)
    This aX reviewer puts these four workhorse amp modules to the test.
  • LISTENING CRITIQUE (63)
  • DEPARTMENTS
  • AUDIO NEWS (2)
    What's new on the audio market.
  • EDITORIAL (6)
    On Turning 32.
  • XPRESS MAIL (66)
    Readers speak out.
  • IN EVERY ISSUE
  • CLASSFIEDS (70)
    Audio-related items for sale or wanted.
  • AD INDEX (70)
  • YARD SALE (71)
    Free classifieds for subscribers.
  • WEBSITE RESOURCES (71)
    Find your favorite advertisers on-line.