tuzarupa

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Sound, neutrality and the pursuit of everything
The terms "neutral" and "transparent" are abstract in the context of sound reproduction. Unless you talk about a gear selector or a physical material, like glass, for the latter; these terms are open to personal interpretation - as they should. Go... 
Tekton Design Moab
No experience with how they will sound; they visually remind me of old Bose 901's on steroids. Lots of drivers just vertical rather than horizontal. Based on designer claims in the past (making other speaker designs obsolete), I don't see Tekton i... 
AND A
Late - but my Easter favorite is Scheherazade (Rimsky-Korsakov).Happy Keester! 
Using Maple Butcher Block Under a Turntable
@tooblue, thanks for the information. I happen to have a 1 1/2 " thick slab of maple from my sisters kitchen remodel; countertop. Should fit the bill for an experiment. Not sure if I'll hear a huge change as my TT is a 1985 AR with a SME III tonea... 
Using Maple Butcher Block Under a Turntable
@tooblue : "I start out with my trusty, fully loaded with lead shot and sand, Lead Balloon by Arcci then I place my maple platform directly on top of the Lead Ballons turntable support shelf which has adjustable spikes to level things out"Just ... 
Curved and Straight Tonearms
"In the golden age of vinyl back in the 70s selling at Tech Hifi, Lafayette and Radio Shack I always levitated to tables with straight arms. Tracking was not nearly as reliable with massive S arm tables and carts."Perhaps the elegant and extremely...