Although you will seldom find it published, a manufacturer's philosophy is indeed built into every product. Rane believes that true quality is in the details. It's seen in the painstakingly chosen precision components, in the neat and solid construction, in the comprehensive manuals, and in the care and concern of the dedicated people that make it all happen. Manufacturers will always make claims, but the real truth is proven with time, in the hands of countless users. In the end, you are the best judge.