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  1. #31
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    What do you define as NOS? I've seen many valves listed as NOS only to mean that they've been used slightly but still look like NOS, my belief is that NOS means an article never used and still wrapped.
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    that would be my ideal of new old stock too.
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  3. #33
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    Quote Originally Posted by jamie123 View Post
    that would be my ideal of new old stock too.
    IVe not read this all way through. Is yours proper NOS?
    SS CD Teac VRDS25X(Audiotuned) DAC Caiman SEG+15V PSU DECK 1210 Mat Analog Studio Crystal Mods MN Base/Bearing/Platter+Ebony arm Board Feet Isonoe PSU Paul Hynes SR7EHD-27XL/DCSXL Ag DC lead/Jaeger(low-impedance) connector/3 StageRegs/Recapped PCB+No Pitch/Strobe/Light ARM SME V(Kondo Ag Rewire&Tags) MC Cadenza Black CABLES Arm Yannis SPD-4 IC Yannis 222 Litz+Ag bullets Power WAR PRE ATC SCA2 SPEAKERS ATC 50ASL STANDS Atacama PHONO Sugden Masterclass PA4 SUT Ortofon ST80SE POWER PSAudio P10

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    I say just get out a nice pair of needle-nosed pliers and.....nah, never mind!
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    lol bugger that!
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    I personally think you have every right to be too fussy. This is your bloody money.

  7. #37
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    The wonkyness can be down to incorrect anti skate as already mentioned and on my cartridge this happened to me until I stared to use the correct setting and then it righted itself. If you have a test record you can verify the performance.
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    Many years ago I bought a new Ortofon MC30 Super from the local hifi dealership.
    Not a cheap cartridge.
    Its cantilever was way more off beam than Jamie's.
    I was horrified - but the ortofon rep insisted it was normal.
    Bugger that. I howled like hell and got a replacement.
    And then another replacement.
    The 3rd one was OK.

    But that was way worse than yours, Jamie.
    I'd be fine with it if it were me.
    Enjoy! - those Denons are great.
    Jerry

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    It would do my head in and i would need to send it back.
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    Jamie, you’ll always worry about it so if I were you, I’d send it back.
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