July 9, 2015
Ages ago, I built a John Linsley-Hood design of phono preamp, first published in ETI magazine in 1992. This was considerably better than the phono stage in the integrated amp I was using at the time (a Creek CAS4040).
For a couple of decades I ran this from my bench power supply, so it was definitely time for its own PSU. Rather than etching my own circuit board, nowadays kits are available via eBay that save a lot of that messy work.read more