vassilis_t

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How many vinyl albums do you own you listen to?
7-8 meters long selves. I still buy about 20 LPs per month but only exceptional recordings and good music in the same package. JPC has many specials with records costing under 20 EUR average. I have noticed the last few years many companies issue ... 
Morch DP-8 arm on a Helix Two turntable
My original approach was to try and minimize the initial acquisition cost by using a less expensive tonearm than the Schroder CB11 or CB9. I used to have the UP4 long time ago, it was good and liked the interchangeable armtubes. However, I was app... 
Morch DP-8 arm on a Helix Two turntable
Thank you all for the great and sincere input. You have helped me make a decision. It is greatly appreciated. Stay safe and happy listening. 
Morch DP-8 arm on a Helix Two turntable
Yes, Dohmann Helix Two. 
Which VTF Scale are you using?
Btw, the link I posted above from the Ortofon site includes VAT ca 20% which is removed when shipped out of EU. 
Which VTF Scale are you using?
@mijostyn. Thanks for pointing this out, However my scale is clearly marked "Made in Japan." I have tried multiple Chinese products that were inexpensive, but all were inaccurate and risked to damage my cartridges or the TT was not tuned right. I ... 
Which VTF Scale are you using?
+1 on Ortofon DS 3 digital scale. Utmost accuracy and reliability. https://www.ortofon.com/ds-3-digital-stylus-pressure-gauge-p-708-n-3444 
Looking for a ‘’No braine’r Integrated amplifier under 7500 or so
Magnum Dynalab 307 hybrid integrated amplifier for about 5K new. For some reason the company keeps low profile. I got a used certified for 4K and it was like new. Plenty of power (200W), dynamics and excellent full sound, even at low volume. Highl... 
Seeking advice on Speakers that create an intimate 2 channel listening experience
Dear aj523, I am in the same situation but in Dubai. I have been listening to music via Audirvana, lossless FLAC files, Ideon DAC, Ideon 3R and JBL P708 (active) studio monitors. The level of musicality, dynamics and accuracy is outstanding on a v... 
German Physiks - Listening Impressions Wanted
I am not certain if you already acquired a pair of speakers but I can give you my experience on GP. I own several GP speakers (since 2009), including Borderland and 120. Obviously Borderland is more extended and IMHO, one of the best speakers ever... 
Marantz SA-10 arriving Monday!
All thank you for your comments and your insights. A few weeks ago my old Micromega CD player died and comments in this forum helped with my decision to purchase a brand new SA10 last week. Although, I have not explored all capabilities, it sounds...