Researching early hi-fi equipment info...help!

Discussion in 'Playback Devices' started by Nelson Au, Jan 5, 2005.

  1. Nelson Au

    Nelson Au Executive Producer

    Joined:
    Mar 16, 1999
    Messages:
    13,189
    Likes Received:
    1,848
    Trophy Points:
    9,110
    I was hoping some of you older folks like myself who grew up in the 60's and 70's might be able to help me. My colleague at work is working on an article for a design publication and we are wracking our brains for hi-fi equipment that were iconic of the first usage of brushed aluminum front bezels.

    The main image we've found is a Marantz 10B tuner. I'm thinking that Sony had some early stuff, but the reputation of Japanese products then was not as it is now. So I'm looking for American manufacturer examples or sites with info.

    Thanks!

    Nelson
     
  2. Wayne A. Pflughaupt

    Moderator

    Joined:
    Aug 5, 1999
    Messages:
    6,187
    Likes Received:
    51
    Trophy Points:
    9,110
    Location:
    Katy, TX
    Real Name:
    Wayne
  3. Nelson Au

    Nelson Au Executive Producer

    Joined:
    Mar 16, 1999
    Messages:
    13,189
    Likes Received:
    1,848
    Trophy Points:
    9,110
    Thanks Wayne! That site is indeed helpful and a great place to start!

    Nelson
     
  4. gregD

    gregD Second Unit

    Joined:
    Jan 16, 2003
    Messages:
    420
    Likes Received:
    0
    Trophy Points:
    0

Share This Page