Site History

April 14, 2003:
Added a page with instructions on how to make stacked Quad ESL-63s by Stewart Penketh. The link to the page is found at the end of the 'Stewart Penketh's ESL Repair Hobby' page which is linked from the 'Quad ESL Repair' page in the 'Quad ESL' section. Hard to find, I need to make it easier to find Stewart's pages.

April 13, 2003:
Updated the page 'MF-2001' in the 'MT Audio Kits' section since this project is now finished and the mains filter can be delivered.

February 10, 2003:
Added a page with pictures describing Stewart Penketh's dismantling and re-assembly of a Crosby Mod Quad ESL-63. The link to the page is found at the end of the 'Stewart Penketh's ESL Repair Hobby' page which is linked from the 'Quad ESL Repair' page in the 'Quad ESL' section.

October 6, 2002:
Updated the 'XO-2001' page in the 'MT Audio Kits' section with the current delivery situation and prices. Also updated the 'ESL Repair Shop' page with current prices and added two pdf files with instructions on coating and glue.

September 21, 2002:
Added a link to a StereoTimes review of the Quad ESL_989, it is found on the page 'ESL-988/989 News' in the 'Quad ESL' section.

September 7, 2002:
I have updated the Links section with lots of new links.

July 20, 2002:
I have controlled all links in the Links section and the incorrect links were removed or in some cases corrected. The next step will be to include lots of new links that I have not yet published, it will take some time but I am working on it.

July 15, 2002:
Updated this page with a new look and removed update descriptions older than 2001-01-01.

July 14, 2002:
Added a new page 'My Opinion on HiFi Auditioning' to the 'My Opinion' section. I started writing this page a long time ago but have been too busy to finish it, now it is done.

July 12, 2002:
Added five new pictures describing Stewart Penketh's repair of ESL-57 bass panels to his ESL-57 repair page. The link to the page is found at the end of the 'Stewart Penketh's ESL Repair Hobby' page which is linked from the 'Quad ESL Repair' page in the 'Quad ESL' section.

May 23, 2002:
Added a page with pictures describing Stewart Penketh's repair of ESL-57 elements. The link to the page is found at the end of the 'Stewart Penketh's ESL Repair Hobby' page which is linked from the 'Quad ESL Repair' page in the 'Quad ESL' section.

May 15, 2002:
A too long time without update again but now I have added a new page 'Ageing Quad Panels - How Old is OLD?'. The link to the page is found on the 'Quad ESL Repair' page in the 'Quad ESL' section. The 'Quad ESL Repair' page is also updated with some new information. It will not take long before next update, I have a couple of pages in the pipeline.

February 25, 2002:
A long time without update but now I have added a new page 'MT Audio Design - ESL Repair Shop'. The link to the page is found on the 'Quad ESL Repair' page in the 'Quad ESL' section. I will make a direct link from the main menu later.

November 26, 2001:
Added a page with pictures describing Stewart Penketh's repair of ESL-63 elements. The link to the page is found at the end of the 'Stewart Penketh's ESL Repair Hobby' page which is linked from the 'Quad ESL Repair' page in the 'Quad ESL' section.

November 19, 2001:
Added a link to HiFi World's DIY supplement 52-2 which covers care and cleaning of Quad ESL-57. The link to the page is found at the end of the 'Quad ESL Repair' page in the 'Quad ESL' section under 'Articles'.
Within a couple of weeks I hope to be able to publsih more information on Quad repair, including pictures of our stretch-jig and information on coating and glue.

October 16, 2001:
Added a page about an ESL element repair service hobby, the information is received from Stewart Penketh in Canada who asked me if I was willing to publish some material on his hobby. The link to the page is found at the end of the 'Quad ESL Repair' page in the 'Quad ESL' section.

September 25, 2001:
Stereophile has published plenty of information on the Quad ESL-63 and it is now available online, I added a link on the page 'Quad ESL'.

September 16, 2001:
I have been rather busy and have not been able to update my website for a long time, I hope to make more frequent updates from now on. Anyway, today I updated the delivery information on the page 'XO-2001' in the 'MT Audio Kits' section. Added a link to the full ESL-63 repair manual on Geert Meddens Audio Pages (sorry that it took so long Geert), this is found on the 'ESL Repair' page, a few minor changes was also made to this page. Added Renze de Vries experiences with different feet (Rubber Feet) for ESL-63/SW-63 on the page 'Quad Tweaks'. I also added a link to a review of the Quad ESL-989 from the Summer/Fall 2000 issue of AIG, this is found on the 'ESL 988/989 News' page.

July 21, 2001:
Updated the 'Audio Note DAC Tweaks' page.

July 20, 2001:
Updated the 'Tweaks' section. The section is now divided into pages, the 'Audio Note DAC Tweaks' page will be updated within a few days.

July 17, 2001:
Updated the 'My System' page. Removed the Midi tune from the 'Mike Oldfield' page since I have had complaints that the sound from laptop computers are no good (I knew that!) and it also leaves some extra space on my domain for the really important stuff.

July 16, 2001:
Updated the 'Future Plans' page.

July 15, 2001:
Fixed the site entrance so the same pages can be used for all browsers. Removed the 'HTML Coding' page since this was a bit out of date. Updated the 'Introduction' page and removed the 'MT CD Store' button, the CD store has been closed for a long time and will not be opened again. I also removed the feedback page since this was not working properly with some browsers and there is not really need for the page either, feedback can be sent as a regular email.

May 17, 2001:
Added a link in the 'Quad ESL' section to the review of Quad ESL-988 by Paul Seydor in The Absolute Sound #130.

May 5, 2001:
Updated the page 'Simple Subwoofer Level Setting' with a few clarifications. Added more feedback information on the page 'XO-2001' in the 'MT Audio Kits' section.

April 28, 2001:
Added some links on the 'Electrostatic Loudspeaker' link page. Updated the page 'Simple Subwoofer Level Setting' with a new method.

April 16, 2001:
Launched a new mains filter project in the 'MT Audio Kits' section.

April 14, 2001:
Added some more feedback information on the page 'XO-2001'(and corrected some errors) in the 'MT Audio Kits' section. The page 'Simple Subwoofer Level Setting' was updated with some new details.

March 30, 2001:
Added more information on woofers and corrections on the page 'DIY Dipole SW' in the 'MT Audio Kits' section.

March 28, 2001:
Added some information on woofers and corrections on the page 'DIY Dipole SW' in the 'MT Audio Kits' section.

March 26, 2001:
Added some feedback information and delivery information on the page 'XO-2001' in the 'MT Audio Kits' section.

March 18, 2001:
Added some delivery information on the page 'XO-2001' together with some more pictures and some information on the 'MT Audio Kits' main page also.

February 25, 2001:
Added a 'testing phase' production picture on the page 'XO-2001' and some additional delivery information as well.

February 19, 2001:
Added some production pictures on the page 'XO-2001'.

February 18, 2001:
Updated the page 'Quad ESL-98# News with a link to an Audio Ideas Guide review of the Quad ESL-989. A couple of new links were also added on the 'Quad ESL' page. A new page, 'Simple Subwoofer Level Setting' was added and linked from 'MT Audio Kits' and 'Quad ESL'. Updated the delivery information on the page 'XO-2001'. Some information on dustcover repair was added on the 'Quad ESL Repair' page.

February 11, 2001:
Updated the page 'Quad Repair' with some information (and pictures) on common faults received from Patrice in France. Some information on diaphragm hole making is also added.

February 4, 2001:
Updated the page 'Audio Note DAC Kit 1.1 Tweaks' with some tweak suggestions received from Bob Fitzgerald.

January 27, 2001:
Updated the 'XO-2001' delivery information.

January 16, 2001:
Updated the 'XO-2001' page with information on the project status.

January 8, 2001:
Updated the 'DIY Dipole Subwoofer' page.

January 7, 2001:
Added a new page 'DIY Dipole Subwoofer' to the 'MT Audio Kits' section.

 

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