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Cork Turntable Mat on Rega P3

I decided on yet another upgrade to the refurbished Planar 3 turntable that I’ve been spinning lately.  So far I had been using a stock Rega Felt Mat. But I felt like it was still lacking a bit of definition … Continue reading

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How to get a $285 Ortofon OM30 Cartridge for just $30

Imagine having a $285 OM-30 Ortofon Cartridge for just a fraction of the price.  I’ll explain how! Well, it’s a two-step process. First you take any bottom-of-the-line OM cartridge (such as the OM5 which can be had for $25 or … Continue reading

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Rega Planar 3 Project – Part II – Assembly

continued from Rega Planar 3 Project – Part I – Tonearm [ad#content] Continue reading up on my Cork Mat upgrade on the Planar 3

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Rega Planar 3 Project – Part I – Tonearm

continued from Rega Planar 3 with Grace Tonearm for $202 The $202 Rega Planar 3 arrived within 2 weeks of the auciton close. Everything is as expected. The seller did a nice job packing up the table, and it`s in … Continue reading

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Vintage Clairtone Tube Stereo Console S601 S-600 "The Empress"

Well I just went to see a Clairtone 601 (S-600) that I saw in a craigslist ad andI’ll be bringing it home this Friday and I can’t wait to refurbish it. It’s definitely a gorgeous console! I believe that this … Continue reading

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