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    09-04-2021, 13:01
    Neurochrome 286 build (as you don't need the power of the 686). Could easily be done for under 2k. Having said that, if you get the gain structure...
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    01-04-2021, 12:38
    Thanks Grant, that's very useful info. I'm afraid to say I didn't really google it properly, just lazily came here to ask to be honest. So I suppose...
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    01-04-2021, 12:28
    Power Filtering Bypassing Capacitors What's the deal amp building guru's out there? I will soon be taking delivery of a preamp with...
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    24-03-2021, 08:45
    Opti-cal started a thread Stylus wars in Analogue Art
    So I'm beginning to get a handle on why some styli sound/work better on certain cartridges and arms etc. I've been trying out loads of 'budget' MM...
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    24-03-2021, 07:49
    Good suggestions so far and I have positive experience with the JJ's which are great value. I found the Gold Lion KT77's a bit too forward and...
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    22-03-2021, 12:31
    Opti-cal replied to a thread The System in The Gallery
    Christ that was quick! Is your tech locked away in your basement?!?! Now that would be nice . . . . only allowed out for repairs! Glad its back up...
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    22-03-2021, 10:56
    Hi Andy, my dad used to have a pair of these (with the 'Jetson' speaker stands too!). He drove them using a (Bob) Carver M400 amplifier, weird...
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    19-03-2021, 12:08
    I totally get that. They're certainly not for everybody I concede. However, I would add if you're willing to put in the time for exact placement of...
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    19-03-2021, 10:24
    Agree Martin, the rest of the supporting cast (DAC, source, amplifier to an extent) can now be had for relative low cost, case and point your E30 and...
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    19-03-2021, 08:19
    Opti-cal replied to a thread Analogue MM fun in Analogue Art
    Nice, heard a lot about ADC's too. Quite underrated by all accounts or perhaps less well known would be more accurate as there don't seem to be any...
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    19-03-2021, 08:17
    Opti-cal replied to a thread Analogue MM fun in Analogue Art
    No worries Keith, easily done. Luckily most days I get to 'escape' the house early doors for work before my two year old wakes up. Sometimes he...
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System 1: - Amp - Musical Paradise MP-701 - Neurochrome 686
- Source: Linn LP12 (AT-OC9XEN) - D-Klimo LAR copy - Novafidelity X12 - Soncoz SGD1 -
- Speakers: Cambridge Acoustic "Grand Master Evolution" - (Quads are in repair!) Subs: - REL T3's -

System 2 - Amp: Musical Paradise MP 303 - Custom Pre -
- Source: Audio Technica LP5 - EAR834p clone - Pioneer N-30K - Topping E30 -
- Speakers: Loth X BS1's - Sub: REL T3 -

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