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Old 22nd November 2010, 02:41 PM   #1
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Default W. M. Leach passed?

I heard Dr. Leach passed yesterday.
Very sad and quite a loss if true ...

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Old 23rd November 2010, 01:08 AM   #2
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Apparently that is the case.

W. Marshall Leach, Jr. 1940 - 2010

R.I.P, Professor. You'll be missed.
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Old 23rd November 2010, 03:51 AM   #3
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Wow! What a shock! RIP Dr. Leach.
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A Legend.
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Old 23rd November 2010, 04:09 AM   #5
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This is sad news, he and Slone in a short space of time...

The very first amp I ever built from scratch was the Low Tim by Dr. Leach in the Feb issue of Audio magazine, I do not remember the year...

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Old 23rd November 2010, 04:40 AM   #6
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Very sad, I used his low TIM design as part of my masters thesis recently. RIP
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Old 23rd November 2010, 04:43 AM   #7
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R.I.P. Professor Leach
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I will miss his writings, and that website was a legend. A great, gentle, and inspired man, clearly gave his life to teaching others, humbly, and with passion and dignity.

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OH my god... A real loss. His fine examples (leach amp) will live forever , however. RIP..
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