rauliruegas

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Vinyl heresy-overhang induced distortion is not that important
Dear @fsonicsmith : Using orthodox tonearm/cartridge alignment set ups every time the tonearm effective length change it changes too the off-set angle and P2S distance.You said you changed at random your tonearm/cartridge efective length with out ... 
Turntable got absolutely crushed by CD
Dear @edgewear: Your guess was rigth-on.If for " neutral " you mean: lower noise levels, lower overall signal degradation, lower overall distortions, way better bass range management, etc, etc, the it’s because is more " neutral ".Yes, we have mor... 
Dereneville Magic-Mat
Dear @lastperfectdaymusic @theophile : Even that I can't attest if the linked report is exactly as they said what is a very good characteristic is that we can use it on top the TT mat. Good.R. 
If you love the Ortofon 2M Black, you'll really love...... (help me upgrade)
Dear @dhcod : Very good decision. I owned the Reson Reca and listened the Audio Note where both are manufactured by Goldring and I posted that are very good performers, better than we can imagine for its " humble /ugly looks. Enoy it.R. 
Linear tracking turntables, whatever happened?
Dear @ct0517 : I admire your " devotion " to the ET but even that each tonearm has its own trade offs as I already posted.In those times I bougth new a SOTA TT that came with the ET mounted. As a fact I did it due to really well regarded audio mag... 
Linear tracking turntables, whatever happened?
Dear @uberwaltz: The TT's you ask for have many limitations and some of them are: some models accepts only plug-in cartridges, others work with cartridges inside a limited weigth range or compliance range, cartridge alignment/tonearm is dedicated ... 
Vinyl heresy-overhang induced distortion is not that important
Dear @testpilot : Certainly you need the rigth tool to make the cartridge/tonearm alignment, no questions about.What you don't need is to spend all that kind of money you posted to do it. You can buy from MINT LP a dedicated protractor for around ... 
Turntable got absolutely crushed by CD
Dear @edgewear: AHEE: Audio High End Establishment.Now, normally our room/audio systems are " optimized " to listen the analog alternative not for the digital one.So when we want to listen seriously to the digital alternative we must to make chang... 
Turntable got absolutely crushed by CD
Dear @fleschler : I prefer too the 10 row for the same you like. My nearfield experiences were an " open eyes " to say the least and the greattest learning lessons in all my audio life.So: am I throw away my LPs and analog rig?, certainly not. Bec... 
Turntable got absolutely crushed by CD
and not only that but that AHEE never never said us why 5 is the rigth answer for live MUSIC instead 2x2=4.If I talk with a tube lover or even a tube manufacturer always they told me why tubes are the rigth way to go why the 5 is the " true " but ... 
Turntable got absolutely crushed by CD
Dear @edgewear: I almost agree with what you posted. Of course that always recorded music ( no matter what. ) is totally crushed by live MUSIC and yes any one but a deaf man can identify  live music sound from a street player even if he is playing... 
Cartridge Upgrade ...AT ART-9?
You can send the photos here: [email protected] R. 
Turntable got absolutely crushed by CD
Dear @fleschler and friends: As I said almost all the gentlemans posting in this thread and overall all Agon forums and almost everywhere the internet audio forums always speaks of sound and its quality they are accustom to but almost no one spea... 
Cartridge Upgrade ...AT ART-9?
Dear @tommypenngotti  : This could be a good alternative over Andy or SS for your 205 MK3 cartridge repairs:http://vasnyinc.com/pages/repair.phpR. 
If you love the Ortofon 2M Black, you'll really love...... (help me upgrade)
Dear @dhcod : In that price range today LOMC designs is mandatory and you can't go wrong with either of next very good cartridges that I have first hand experiences because I owned or tested in my system:https://www.audiogon.com/listings/lis9adid-...