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Review of Quadratic MC-1 SUT With Comparisons to Other SUTs
Any experience with the various Jensen models?  
SME 30/2 Controller
The latest controller works with your table.   I would recommend a new belt.  The o-rings can be moved around to other posts to help the suspension posts all get close to the same height.  I assume the o-rings are fine if the posts are not fully e... 
3 New UBER Decks - Is this Turntable's SwanSong? 🦢
Michael Fremer did not start writing for Sterophile until the 90's. 
Woodsong Garrard 301, Artisan Fidelity 301, Shindo 301, SME 301, or etc.?
No Garrard's for me, but I certainly recognize the appeal.  I have a few friends that own different versions of the 301,  Some with mild mods some extreme, such as CTC chassis, brass platter and big bearing, in a custom plinth with motor controlle... 
Woodsong Garrard 301, Artisan Fidelity 301, Shindo 301, SME 301, or etc.?
I think with your question we must distinguish  the differences between "restorers" and one who modifies to potentially make better.  Do all those fall into the same category?Woodsong appears to offer plinths and I don't know if he does anything t... 
EMT 75th Anniversary series... TSD75 SFL ... and a bit of history.
Anyone hear the new 80th Anniversary cartridges?  Sapphire cantilever and silver coil.  A big departure from the traditional TSD.https://www.emt-tontechnik.ch/files/productfile/Specs-TSD-Anniversary.pdfhttps://www.emt-tontechnik.ch/files/productfi... 
SME Tonearms of Canada - Alfred and Company that sell new and refurbish SME
I did send him something and he stole it from me.  He is a scammer. 
SME Tonearms of Canada - Alfred and Company that sell new and refurbish SME
I told you all he was a CROOK.   
Cartridge suggestions for SME Turntable
Dynavector XV-1s 
SME M30 owners. Height gauge Q
The thick end is for adjusting the height of the suspension towers, and the other end is to level the motor. 
Art Dudley passed away. Rest in Peace
According to Ken Micallef latest tribute video  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=43SkhoVjefc&feature=push-fr&attr_tag=UEa5mQVZgEK6L4kV%3A6Art only found out that day the video was shot.  Approx.  the first week of March.   
SME 20/3 --- tonearm recommendations!?
Good choice  
SME 20/2 Static Electricity
Just get one of these: https://www.ds-audio-w.biz/ion-001-vinyl-ionizer/  
US source of Panzerholtz?
The shipping costs are ridiculous.   Even in Canada,  from Quebec to Ontario where I live.  Shipping was almost more than the material.  
Cartridge options for current gain phonostages (47 Labs)
I had a Phono Cube back in the day. The best solid state phonos I ever owned. Foolishly sold it for an over hyped Tom Evan’s stuff.That is how it was all explained to me. Low impedance went with lower gain model.Dynavector used to make a current b...