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what are your industrial design favorites?

Frank Dernie

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The styling and manufacturing quality of any kit I buy is pretty important to me.
My favourite styling is the Resolution audio Cantata music centre. A bit ott inside, machined from solid with multiple transformers but I love the scalloped machining on top and the display showing through rows of holes.
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Ken1951

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The styling and manufacturing quality of any kit I buy is pretty important to me.
My favourite styling is the Resolution audio Cantata music centre. A bit ott inside, machined from solid with multiple transformers but I love the scalloped machining on top and the display showing through rows of holes.
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The top treatment reminds me of engine-turned metal on an old Bugatti. Really nice work.
 

q3cpma

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There's something about the 1237 and 1238 that's really magnetic to me.
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Grim and monolithic enough to be found in a Lovecraft story. Basically, I'm a sucker for anything that instantly gives me the "serious business and serious business accessories" vibe; real utilitarian design, as opposed to the intellectual facsimile that is modern minimalism.
 
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It’s not my favorite industrial design ever, and they actually look much better in person, but the DSP series from Meridian are beautiful. I’ve got a pair in my living room, and they improve the decor for sure, especially with my mid century theme. (Picture not my living room, just from Meridian site!)
 

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It's not audio, but remains unsurpassed (as far as anyone knows)

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