sunnyjim

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Amp-preamp mismatch?? result higher volume. What is rthe cause??
Thank you to all have responded  The P.S. Audio S-300 has no volume pots on the back; I think the S-700 does. Nevertheless, the comments are useful, even the humorous one.  For the record, the C.J preamp's remote is graded 1 though 99. and is very... 
"The War on Drugs" create music from a "cacophony sound" of reverb, echo plex, etc,
   To  lg1Thank you for your comments. At least I am not crazy or getting senile  I agree especially about the band having "real artistic prowess"  It comes down to how far can you push artistic expression without it being clear and accessible. Mo... 
Tone arm resonance and cartridge compliance: How do they interact??
THANK YOU TO ALL HAVE RESPONDED SINCE 8/17/20. YOU HAVE PROVIDED VALUABLE INFORMATION AND INSIGHTS INTO MY THREAD, I APPREICATE YOUR TIME. I AM SURE THE  COMMENTS ALSO PROVIDED A HEALTHY REPARTEE OF OPINIONS FOR THOSE WHO PARTICIPATEDCHEERS,S.J.. 
Tone arm resonance and cartridge compliance: How do they interact??
Thanks to everyone who responded with valuable links and explanationsHowever, "jjss49"   noted: ..." this is the internet...and search is your friend"   Well bully for you!!!.  Maybe, we should abandon these forums and just crawl into our internet... 
The Who's rock opera "TOMMY" Has there ever been a notable "VINYL REISSUE" ??
Thank you to all who have responded.  It has been enlightening and useful.  I am aware of the Discogs site and probably will check it out again. .I have a copy of  "Tommy"  and it sounds good, but in anticipation of buying a better table and cartr... 
Inner groove distortion as tonearm moves toward the center of record What is cause??
Thanks to all who have responded so far. I appreciate your time Special thanks to "mikelavigne" for a thorough explanation of the issues I posted. It was not overly technical, and very helpful in understanding the problems encountered  with vinyl ... 
What is the better sounding turntable: Project 1XCarbon or the Rega P3 ??
Thanks to all who responded so far. Will get back to you about the results of changing from Ortofon 2M Red that came with the U-Turn table I purchased about 2 years ago,...AND the AT VM95SH ( shibata stlus).recently installed   Still looking aroun... 
Ortofon 2M "Silver" an upgraded version o the "Blue", or just a version for packaged TT
Thank you to all who have responded. It is heartening amid this terrible pandemic, that members will still reach out and advise and talk about audio to posters A special thanks to teo-audio 1 for his detailed and technical explanation about the el... 
Have a U-Turn turntable with Ortofon 2M Red cartridge. Upgrade cartridge or turntable???
To allears4U,I bought an Aurelex TT platform from Music Direct for $80.00 and it works well with U-Turn Orbit. There is no footfalls vibration, or acoustic vibration ( as far as I can tell) I always thought the table sounded  good and right.I deci... 
Have a U-Turn turntable with Ortofon 2M Red cartridge. Upgrade cartridge or turntable???
Thank you to all who have responded.  Let me just add a few facts related to my table and cartridge.  I have a Moon LP-110 phono stage which sounds very good as far as I can hear  through Ortofon 2M Red. The Moon stage has various settings for bot... 
Need recommendations for a new pre-amp (SS) to possibly replace my Conrad Johnson
  To  :jackd:   Thank you for the reply; I seriously considered the NuPrime ST-10 and actually put a "wanted" ad on U.S.Audio Mart, but received no replies  I also checked Audiogon almost every day for one...No dice. So after months with music, I ... 
Need recommendations for a new pre-amp (SS) to possibly replace my Conrad Johnson
Thank you to those members  who responded  so far To Erik Squires The PV14LS  SE  is the upgraded model which I purchased.  The upgrades by the previous owner cost, at the time, about $500-$600. BTW, I just purchased a used P.S.Audio Stellar S300 ... 
Schitt Vidar versus Channel Island 's E200 S amp. Which is the better sounding amp?
To the above responder:The responses above make no sense and are not helpful If you don't have anything worth saying, then stow it.S.J. 
Watkins Gen 4 monitor speakers. How good are they?? Do you do what ithe ads claim?
Thank you for the information and feedback of this product.S.J 
Can quality sound be had using the short axis in a medium sized room (12X15) ??
To "unsound" and "twoleftears"  Thank you for tips.  I do have enough space behind my head for  some acoustical padding. It is a 36"L X 24" throw type rug that I use in my current set-up. I am not sure it will help with Maggies, that is, the .7 sp...