I settled my LP12 down with Aurios and I added a brace under the floor. ut the Aurios seemed to do the most.
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I have had several turntables, and I have found that floor and rack made more difference than anything. I would say to go with a piece of equiptment that sounds as good as possible and then get a rack which is as stable as possible. Some floors just will never be stable at all. I had a SOTA which you could jump next to, and now I have an LP!2 which is quite sensative. Personally, the arm and cartridge I have (benz ace/rega) I am sticking with the Linn because I simply spent the requisite money on a great rack. It is still effected, but is much better. I am happier with the sound overall, so it is a trade off.
Consider applying a couple of 4x4 planks upright beneath the floor (in the basement/room underneath the room with teh turntable). If these are measured correctly so that they barely fit (you have to kick them into place), they can solve a lot of the footfall issues.
I opted for a wall mount and found it easier to set up than I expected and I've no issues.
Even 11 years after this thread was kaput, yes, a wall shelf (e.g., Target) does work decently well even in "wooden houses". The trick is to select a weight-bearing wall for mounting. Most wooden houses built in the last 40-50 years in the US have steel I-beams internally that stabilize the main structural elements.
I have a Sound Anchors equipment stand that I had built for my preamp and turntable, both on an anti-vibration platform.
But that did not stop problems with foot falls on a hardwood floor (although it did help the sound otherwise- better bass and smoother sound at high volumes). Foot falls were solved by installing a set of Aurios Pro bearings beneath the equipment stand. Aurios is gone now, but there are other bearing systems that would do the job nicely.