Every Graham Slee product requires a "burn-in" period and is designed to be constantly powered-on.
- "The Era Gold + Elevator EXP is the best phono combination for MC's I've ever heard - period" [Geoff Husband, TNT-Audio, July 2002]
- "...the one the others have to beat" [Hi-Fi Plus, July/Aug 2003]
- "...Graham Slee's miraculous Era Gold MkV phono preamp" [Michael Fremer, Stereophile, Jan 2004]
- "... its sound has wings"[5-Star Test Winner, What Hi-Fi?, Feb 2004]