We are a company based
in Taipei, Taiwan formed for the pursuit of superior quality audio
The goal of Sideways Eight
Audio Labs is to create exclusive handcrafted vacuum tube audio equipment,
including phono stages, pre-amplifiers, single-ended and push-pull amplifiers, and headphone
amplifiers. We combine modern circuit techniques with the highest quality
Our designs represent the
culmination of knowledge gained from fifteen years of experimentation and
evaluation. We will not try to wow you with DC to 100MHz bandwidth or 0.0000001% distortion specifications but we strive to impress you with the dynamic sound quality that
is distinctively expressed in live performances and bring you the joy of those
We are also very excited to
be representing MagneQuest/Peerless transformers in Taiwan and Asia.
Michael LaFevre's creations are some of the finest sounding transformers
ever made. The quality and finish of the entire MQ/Peerless line of
transformers are superb and befitting the ultimate vacuum tube audio
devices. Sideways Eight Audio Labs uses MQ/Peerless transformers
exclusively in our handcrafted products.
Our website will feature our
finished products as well as documentation of single-ended and push-pull
designs for the adventurous DIY enthusiasts.
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