Supra Cables by Jenving Technology provide a wide range of cables with an excellent price/quality ratio.
The Musical Fidelity V-DAC II was the best budget DAC at the time. Of course in those days there were much better DAC’s, but they came at a much higher price.
The Parasound php 850 preamplifier was my first "decent" preamp to match my (budget friendly) system in a time long before "high end" hit my living room...
Rega Apollo cd player: my first introduction with the term high end and my oldest component friend.
My first speakers were retro and custom built in the seventies. They really looked awful!!