An Audiophile since 1968, passionate about audio and who truly believes in providing affordable solutions and technology. Holder of several patents and speaker at the Global Sources Hong Kong Electronic Shows since 2007, he introduced his Ultrasonic Record Cleaning and Restoration System at a price that is several thousands of dollars BELOW other ULTRASONIC Cleaning Machines at Axpona 2018! A year later, 2019, now over 2,000 sets have been sold in North America alone.
Charles Kirmuss has been involved with audio first as a hobby since the age of 6 years old; building speaker enclosures and tube amplifiers! Every Friday, in his high school years he took the Metro and walked 4 miles down Montreal's famous Ste. Catherine Street from one end to the other, visiting the half dozen audio shops and ending his weekly store visits at The Audio Shop until closing time.
At Man & His World in 1973 and 1974 Charles had the chance to run the SPECTRAPHONIA sound and light show featuring a tape driven 26 channel colour organ with 26 - 100 watt McIntoshLabs amps.
Having built colour organs and audio equipment through the years; in his professional career he has pioneered the design and manufacture of RF GPS Situational awareness terminals for Icom America, audio and video signal cables for his own circle of clients, as well as digital video and audio recorders and servers for Homeland Security use as an OEM for companies such as Ikegami and Hitachi of Japan as well as US based companies Vicon Industries and DigaNet. Of late he manufactures smart intelligent batteries and chargers for leading two way radio manufacturers visible at every US airport and is leading the charge for LED lighting solutions for greenhouses.
He holds several Patents. He is truly PASSIONATE about what he does and now considers himself a "VINYL NERD"! ...And HE LOVES IT! The record restoration product has received global acclaim and has surpassed his other divisions in sales.