The Circle holds bi-monthly meetings,
usually at the home of one of the members. Less formal gatherings
are held monthly, at a pub in central London, where lively discussions
about current or future projects take
place, along with serious consultations between the 'experts'
and the novices.
Meetings even less formal than these take place even more
frequently, between members with specific interests or a shared
love of music in common. Real friendships have developed through
This website was first set up in 1997. Through it we hope
to expand our contacts with the wider DIY audio community and
increase the Circle membership. It has already introduced a few
individuals to the Circle. Perhaps we can even encourage some
practical-minded music lovers who have never considered modifying
or building audio gear that the rewards can be greater than they
We always welcome new members, whether
they are audio veterans or complete beginners. A genuine enthusiasm
for DIY Hi-Fi is the only 'qualification' required. A small cash
contribution is collected annually from members. This is used
to reimburse meeting hosts for providing a spot of lunch!