|A Tour of the new Air Tight factory in Takatsuki, Japan 2006|
|In October of 2006 a few of Air Tight's favorite dealers were invited to Japan to help celebrate the company's 20th Anniversary and tour the new factory in Takatsuki (midway between Osaka and Kyoto). Here are a few photos from our visit for your enjoyment.
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|Left: Mr. Miura at the front entrance to his new factory. Right: A view of the building from the side. Miura-san has effectively quadrupled his usable space with this new site.|
|Left: Miura-san at his test bench. Right: A closer look at where he works his magic.|
|A rare shot of our better half, Cara, enjoying the new factory|
|Above and right: Miscellaneous shots from the various active production lines|
|Above and right: A few of Miura's dedicated staff of assembly and production people.|
|Left and right: Some of Miura-san's vast collection of vintage audio equipment. We had a great time playing "Name That Component".|
|Left: Every new design gets critiqued and tweaked using real music in Air Tight's listening room.
Right: A prototype amp under evaluation.
Mr. Miura at his desk.