FIDELITY RESEARCH: FR-64S – merely nostalgia without substance these days?

Any users of this arm on the wam? Have a chance of buying one and my armboard on my sp10 is already cut for one. currently wanting to cut an armboard for sme V which would be best? MORE Also https://www.facebook.com/groups/581515375550854/ Also ….. Please click HERE for the UK’s most comprehensive directory of vintage record […]

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SME: ‘When it came back, the sound was transformed…I’m not exaggerating ….’

After all these years, I got a bit of a surprise with my system this week. I took my arm (series Five, 12inch version) back to SME in Steyning for some minor changes to the wiring. The arm is five years old, so I asked them to check and clean the bearings, as they had […]

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REGA: Turntables – wow. flutter and rumble ?

Are the figures so bad that they are kept secret. My far better turntable the Thorens TD321 W& F 0.035% Rumble – 72 dB does anyone know how Rega compares ? Continue reading Also https://www.facebook.com/groups/581515375550854/ Also ….. Please click HERE to access the entire BRITISH STEREO archive Also ….. Please click HERE to access the […]

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CELESTION: Ditton 15 – any good, or what?

I imagine there are a few people here who will remember celestions as being pretty common a couple of decades ago. It seems their popularity has waned throughout the years, though based on the quality of these examples I cannot think why. When you take into account the age of these speakers, it may be […]

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THORENS: TD-124/II restoration & upgrade

  “My TD-124/II is cosmetically in very good condition and shows no evidence of being butchered / tampered with over it’s life, e.g. all the screw-heads below are sharp and clean, the chassis and platter are largely unmarked etc. It looks just as the picture above aside from it’s now sporting a Stereo Lab arm […]

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Direct Drive TT…vintage era….sleepers….

Looking at something like the Pioneer pl-530 or similiar with above ave sound, build and performance but not as well known…any specific models? Technics? MORE Also ….. Please click HERE for the UK’s most comprehensive directory of vintage record stores Also ….. Please click HERE to access the entire Point Of View archive

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AUDIO NOTE: Their tonearms. Opinions differ, but not by much. 71 replies + 3,887 views

Does anyone know how much the new AN arms cost? I am thinking of getting one to go on my new TT and am trying to calculate costs…. Please click HERE to continue reading.   Also ….. Please click HERE to access the entire BRITISH STEREO archive Also ….. Please click HERE to access the […]

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