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The nightmare of the cartridge buyer...
Dear @daveyf : You want something that make sense ( I conccur with you. ) that just can't be fixed in a " no-sense " market. It's a figth that you already losted before start it.It's soemthing like this:in the last 3 years I posted several times (... 
The nightmare of the cartridge buyer...
Dear @daveyf : I think that you have to re-read carefully my last post to you."""  Some of the models sound too warm, some are too bright, some are veiled and non resolving.   """All those are characteristics in cartridges that makes differences.... 
The nightmare of the cartridge buyer...
Dear @daveyf : It's absolutely clear and useless to follow with the same specific issue that almost no one of us can listen in our own home system the cartridge loaned/borrowed by a dealer. As @lewm said: that possibility just gone for ever.Now, i... 
Best MM?
Dear @orpheus10 : """  When a person becomes an audiophile, he no longer wishes to alter the music to suit his taste, but only wants the music from the source to come through unaltered. ""well that's the " perfect " target that all we know can't ... 
Best MM?
Dear @orpheus10 : That " MUSIC NOT DISTORTIONS " goes way beyond SS vs Tubes technology limitations.As @johnss posted in the other thread both analog/digital signal pick up by the recording microphones is way manipulated that degrades it and we ca... 
Reel to Reel Tape
Dear @johnss : As I posted several times in this forum I attend at least one time a week to live MUSIC event.Unfortunatelly for all of us ( digital or analog ) during the whole recording proccess exist a little or to much signal manipulation that ... 
Reel to Reel Tape
Dear @orpheus10 : As johnss and other gentlemans you insist in something with out facts real facts: not the common " I like it ".Here I posted ( twice ) if both of you or any other of the gentlemans that supports R2R as number one that certainly i... 
Reel to Reel Tape
Dear @johnss : No, frequency response is not the only answer but part of a whole answer as could be: noise levels, any kind ditortion levels, etc, etc.The main subject is what is truer to the recording/what microphones pick-up: analog or digital? ... 
Tonearms: Ripoff?
Dear @madavid0:  ""  Whom determines what's high end? do you know it? if yes then do it a favor and please explain it and if not then why are you talking of high-end tonearms ripoff? """I told you that the ball is in your field and that before yo... 
Tonearms: Ripoff?
Dear @madavid0: Obviously you don't want to understand what other gentlemans posts including my last one explain to you becvause you still are asking the same no-sense question.For you Luxury is a ripoff? : to live in a 20 million dolar house, two... 
Reel to Reel Tape
Your machine is frequency response limited and with higher noise level as is desirable  and no I'm not driven by specs as that gentleman posted. Facts are facts and some like those are important.Anyway, that's the way you are satisfied and it's wh... 
Reel to Reel Tape
Dear @orpheus10 : ARC phono/CAT preamp degrades the cartridge signal even more than SS units. As more/additional links in the signal as more degradation to that audio signal.R. 
Reel to Reel Tape
@orpheus10 : I think that at least the LP information pass trhough a IC cable to that R2R, is that pass trough " something " is that IC cable and no matter what that signal is degraded and you, me or any one can't listen any improvement of quality... 
Best MM?
Dear @halcro : In audio all is dependent on at least to critical subjects: r00m/system quality level and resolution and each one of us MUSIC/Sound priotities. I forgot a third one: how accurated is your proccess evaluation to always know the very ... 
Tonearms: Ripoff?
Dear @madavid0: What needs a good cartridge from the tonearm?:-  pretty decent bearing ( it does not needs the " hardest " one. ) design.- very well damped- first rate (silver ) internal wiring with very best  ( silver ) female cartridge connector...