DFA Dr. Feickert Analogue based in March-Bucheim in Baden-Württemberg (Breisgau region) is one of the most prestigious German drive manufactories. Founded in 2005 by Dr. Christian Feickert, the company today is something like an instance around the accurate playback of vinyl records. Accessory products such as the 'Protractor' template for the correct mounting of tonearms and pickups or the software-based adjustment tool 'Adjust +' are in-house developments that are indispensable in any 'vinyl household'. hifi12a is authorized dealer of DFA Dr. Feickert Analogue.
GOLD NOTE from the Tuscan Montespertoli (Florence) has been around since 2012. The team around the founder Maurizio Aterini today develops a series of high-quality audio components in a distinctive, elegant design.
The British company not only manufactures for over 30 years excellent turntables, but since 1991 respectively 1996 also outstanding amplifiers and CD players. For all categories of equipment applies equally uncompromising, the company's philosophy: Maximum quality, stability and reliability at an absolutely fair price.
Soulines from the Serbian capital city Belgrade is a young company that has its origin in the optimization and redesign of turntables from other manufacturers. From these roots emerged the plan to manufacture own products. Thus successively arose a series of highly acclaimed devices who fully convince through their production quality, ease of use and outstanding design, but especially through their sound quality.
The history of Thorens begins in Sainte-Croix in the Swiss Jura in 1883, when Hermann Thorens had the company entered in the commercial register. The purpose of the company is the manufacture of music boxes and musical works. In 1957 the era of turntables began, which brought the Thorens brand to world fame. In the 1990s, the company, like other record player producers, suffered tremendously from the pressure of the CD. Heinz Rohrer, a Swiss businessman, acquires the trademark rights and becomes Thorens owner. In April 2018, Rohrer sold the company to the former ELAC managing director Gunter Kürten due to a lack of succession planning. On May 1, 2018, the newly founded Thorens GmbH in Bergisch Gladbach commences business operations. hifi12a is authorized Thorens dealer.