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Brand new to vinyl: Help!
+1 reubent.I would suggest picking a recording that you are very familiar with, research what is the best available pressing of that particular recording and buy a new copy of that to use for your "reference" piece. Pretty much everything ever mad... 
Brand new to vinyl: Help!
Hi.If you have an hour and 20 minutes, this is worth watching...Recently returned to vinyl, and it was a rough start. After much fussing and trial and error, its working wonderfully and was well worth the effort.https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eQD... 
Roger Waters Amused To Death
Love this album. Sadly my copy is all scratched up, and because of the quiet moments, its full of cracks and pops. May need a new copy... Guitar solo by Jeff Beck on "What God wants, God gets Part 3", is quite possibly one of my favorites of all t... 
Whats playing on your system today?
Bob Marley & The Wailers “Live” 1975 Original pressing. 
Whats playing on your system today?
Pat Benetar - In the heat of the night10 yr old daughter wanted to listen to something.Bruno Mars - “Magic”  is up next... 
Audiophile Setup with an Iphone 7
HiI'm using my phone two different ways.1) To Apple TV V.3 - optical out to DAC then to amp.2) Apple camera adapter - the one with the charging option - USB out to DAC then to ampThe Apple camera adapter will also allow you to plug phone into a po... 
Zerostat: Old is Gold?
@uberwaltzThanks.I'm sure it could get "dramatic" if one of the units failed...One would think it could work?The nice part is it should be able to do multiple records at the same time.Clean - Dry - Remove Static and into Mofi sleeves.When/of I get... 
Zerostat: Old is Gold?
Hi,As winter is here, and the air is crazy dry, static is causing me much grief. Using the Milty seems to help, but the RCM (Okki Nokki) is adding unwanted static on top of a carpeted room. Humidifier is running 24/7 - with some benefit.I've been ... 
Tonearm or Turntable...
Thanks!i would love to get a Loricraft, but I am going to pu an Okie Nokki for now. Ill look at the Nottingham! P 
Tonearm or Turntable...
Hi Inna and Tom,Thank you for your thoughts.My original thought was to look after the speakers and cartridge first, but agree that amp may not be a good match for them, hence starting w the TT/Arm.The cartridge is the concept MM. Very basic... Dec... 
Tekton Double Impacts
Thanks Corelli!Thats some great insight!Appreciate the comparison. This helps a lot.Not going to be pulling the trigger for a bit, but will continue following this thread and see where I end up!p 
Tekton Double Impacts
Hi All.OMG, I can not believe that I am responding for the first time to this particular thread. When I clicked "last" I expected page 8, not 52... I too am looking to replace my current speakers. Currently, I am using the Decware 945's with the m...