andychris

Responses from andychris

KISEKI PURPLE NS your reviews....
Benz are really top quality cartridges, I broke my LPs and send it to retip to an unofficial retipper, the work was perfect with same original parts , fine tracking ability but the magic has gone. The problem with benz is that it seems that they d... 
KISEKI PURPLE NS your reviews....
Nandric... my conclusions come from my experience, my cartridges didn't sing after partial retip, but poeple need to get top hifi to hear the difference. I had to retip a benz LPS a few month ago, ALL retipping services answer me the same thing " ... 
KISEKI PURPLE NS your reviews....
With a simple retip, just stylus and diamond, the cartridge will never sound the same as original. Don't forget that they will cut the original cantilever, insert an aluminum little tube, insert the new stylus and glue it. The sound now is passing... 
KISEKI PURPLE NS your reviews....
More than 3000$ for a cartridge with so many problems ? It's a joke ! A few year ago I was naive, I thought that when I will rich enough I will buy high end cartridges and get top quality items with top sound. Now I'm rich enough and when i buy a ... 
Your opinions about KOETSU URUSHI BLUE or VERMILLION
In fact everybody is talking, but no one knows really how a vermillion sounds..... 
Your opinions about KOETSU URUSHI BLUE or VERMILLION
And what about the vermillion, how does it sounds ? 
Your opinions about KOETSU URUSHI BLUE or VERMILLION
Many thanx for your answers. My turntable is a VPI ARIES 3 with JMW 10.5 tonearm, around 12gr it supposed to be. 
who knows ZYX retipping or refurbish ?
I send my cartridge directely to zyx for an "official" repair and they done it because my cartridge was no more on the market and I didn't want the "ultimate" serie as I don't know them. I also had a suspension problem with another cartridge from ... 
who knows ZYX retipping or refurbish ?
That's not correct, they can repair your original cartridge if it's no more available on the market, but the price will be the same as if you want a brand new cartridge from the new serie.  
BELCANTO SETi40 845 question
Yes But I had no answer 
who knows ZYX retipping or refurbish ?
So after months of talking, you've got 2 options with your old zyx :- exchange with a new one ( new version)- or repair if you want to get the same cartridge if it's no more availableBoth are the same price, around 65% of the the new value 
who knows ZYX retipping or refurbish ?
In fact , nobody knows nothing about ZYX . My question seems to be simple, what ZYX does when you send them a used cartridge ? They repair it or give you a new one ? I'm not interesting in retip by other than ZYX. I don't need a zyx cartridge that... 
who knows ZYX retipping or refurbish ?
Sorry I didn't explained very well. If I send it back to ZYX for repair, what do they do ? :       retipp ? exchange ? repair ?   some say they refurbich, some say they send you a new one. What is the truth ? 
DYNAVECTOR TE KAITORA your opinions ?
Thanx for your answer.Did you compare the XX2 with other cartridges ? 
Van Den Hul what is the best cart ?
The main problem is not quality control, the problem is to buy a cartridge and be sure that if you've got a problem the manufacturer will really do the best to resolve your problem and it's not the case at all with some manufacturers. It's always ...