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  1. Item: Red Wine Audio 30.2 Signature LFP-V Edition Battery Power amplifier Location: Melbourne 3052 Price: $950 Item Condition: Very good 8/10 Reason for selling: Too many amps This Red Wine Audio amp is the last and final version - Signature 30.2 LFP-V. I understand that the integrated amp version sold for about US$3,500. This amp features the upgraded battery pack/charger enhancements which were available for $1000 as an upgrade option. This Red Wine Signature amp is from around 2010 featuring Vinnie Rossi's tube warmth/richness and exceptional speed and clean power of solid state, with the Lithium(LiFePO4[LFP]) batteries. I keep changing things up and moved from a Pass Labs pre and power, to a Pass Labs pre with a Linear Tube Audio power, to a Linear Tube Audio pre and the Red Wine Audio Signature 30.2 power. I then changed to a Linear Tube Audio power (pictured). I found the Zotl 10 in standard form not to be a significant step up from this Red Wine Audio amp. I then upgraded the Zotl 10 to mark ii version and, whilst this amp has now set me back over $6k, it is now pushing into another league and so the Red Wine Audio is ready for a new life with a new admirer. I have upgraded the valve to a NOS Philips ECC88 Amperex Bugle Boy at a cost of $160. This had a dramatic impact on the presentation, especially in the vocal and upper registers where there is more openness and a cleaner, more natural sound. Of all the amps I have had and lived with, and I've tried more than I would be willing to commit to my digital footprint, this amp reminds me of the Pass Labs Aleph, I think it was the 3, in its presentation, for its clean quality and even handed power delivery. As a battery power amp, the background is not quiet, it is non existent - absolutely silent! This was AUD $3,000 retail when new. As you see from the more the photos the amp is in very good condition and I have the original box, original amp, power charger/supply, original JJ tube, the upgraded tube fitted, and a long standard IEC power cord, the original packaging and foam so it is ready to be safely shipped anywhere at the buyer's cost. Some reading that may be of interest: http://www.6moons.com/audioreviews/redwine10/isabella.html http://www.digitalaudioreview.net/2010/11/red-wine-audio-signature-302-lfp-v-edition/ http://www.stereotimes.com/amp072208.shtml https://darko.audio/2010/11/red-wine-audio-signature-302-lfp-v-edition/ https://6moons.com/audioreviews/redwine8/302_2.html Power supply Power supply Packaging Amp Amp in action Original tube that has been upgraded to Philips Amperex NOS Bugle Boy Amp internals In box ready to go ... More internals Payment Method: Pickup - Cash, Paypal, COD Only Extra Info: Photos: Advertisements without photos of the actual item will not be approved.
  2. For anyone thinking about this combo, I have compared directly with price equivalent British options - Cyrus, Musical Fidelity, Linn - and in my opinion the Densen gear is a cut above. Very open and refined at the retail price point. Bargain at this price point! GLWTS
  3. This is a sweet sounding tuner for anyone in the market - and a great price. I've got too many to buy another! GLWTS
  4. Have PM’d re RCA tubes with intent to purchase
  5. Hi there id be interested if these are still avail and you’re happy to ship to Melbourne 3052 obviously at my cost. If this works for you please feel free to send details and I’ll sort payment. regards silv
  6. Hi there Can you advise re the smaller Zotl10 and what db/impedance speakers it is designed for? Thanks
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