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Id sure not mind having c-34 luxman tube pre. It looks as if there was a wood surround option that disposes of the original top cover.

Used to sell this one, never owned one but have a number of Lux units including their tube power amps. Blue ShadowMay 3, As far as SS power and tube preamp, that is the way to go for fewer issues. Your name or email address: I use a SS pre all the time with my tube amps.

Luxman CL34 Pre Amplifier Pro Serviced

Bidding on both these Lux units does go high and for a reason, they are very nice units. DandyMay 4, They are known to sound pretty good. CCallilCl-334 3, DandyMay 2, Recently I’ve become engrossed by vintage audio, and I’ve been slowly working on my own setup and learning along the way.


The Bottlehead kits are also less sophisticated as far as flexibility goes but they may sound as good. Here’s just one current thread describing a good restoration. There is something to using a different unit for just computer sounds as there are a bunch of inexpensive Luxmzn preamp things that will work.

I don’t have experience of Luxman gear, but it has a good reputation for sound quality. They won’t sound like this unit.

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I’d just be worried about the lack of ventilation over that gaggle of 12AX7 tubes If there are none, luxxman this preamp has proper control of the heat from those many 12AX7 tubes. A listing recently came up for a Luxman CL, and I think it looks like an incredible piece of gear, being a design student with an obsession with industrial design, stuff like this just makes me happy.

This is an excellent preamp. In my experience, a tube preamp with a SS power amp does not offer the same tube experience. I use a couple different tube preamps with the usual SS power amps, using the Luxman tube amps at times, too.

Do you already have an account? Harmon Kardon Citation The heat is something I’m concerned about with Lux gear and would look over any purchase for any darkened boards and such.


Hans Hilberink’s site has nice info on SS Luxmans, including the model you mention: The CL is a sleeper imho.

Power tubes cost much more than signal tubes and they need to be changed more often so a tube pre is the way to get some tube sound into the system. You must log in or sign up to reply here. Blue ShadowJun 15, When I said ‘simpler’, I did not mean a simpler preamp, but that a power amp will have a simpler circuit to understand and get the tube sound.

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No, create an account now. There isn’t anything simpler that is as good as the CL Luxman make quality hifi, but this tube preamp might be an unnecessarily difficult and expensive place to start. Its a great pre IMO. Looks pretty simple, actually.