giovedì 13 settembre 2018

ELVON Azimuth & VTA tool







Very simple and cheap, just a block of clear perspex with lines printed on the back, but so much easier to use than anything I have tryed before. Highly recommended!

lunedì 3 settembre 2018

Audio-Technica launches new entry-level VM95 cartridge series


...featuring the next generation model of the legendary AT95E.
Take a look!

sabato 1 settembre 2018

ACOUSTICAL 3100

Designed and made in Amsterdam, frist by Jobo and later by Acoustical, the 3100 was an exceptionally good turntable at an affordable price.

The AB tonearm has a lot of similarities to the B&O ones, but more versatile. 
Simply the Dutch answer to the Thorens TD124!


venerdì 24 agosto 2018

Audiophile frustration


venerdì 17 agosto 2018

MARANTZ 8 two channel tube amplifier




I LOVE the Classic Marantz stuff!


domenica 12 agosto 2018

Classic Music Cafe Violon, Asagaya, Tokyo

...a time machine where You could sip coffee and listen to Beethoven 








venerdì 3 agosto 2018

MONO in MONO: DENON DL 102

Developed initially for broadcasting, the Denon DL-102 phono cartridge was designed to reproduce superior sound from monaural recorded records. The high output mono signal is designed to work with a standard moving magnet input.
A true mono phono design, the Denon DL-102 cartridge is capable of outstanding musicality when replaying monaural records. There are also those who believe that the DL-102 plays stereo records magnificently well.
Denon DL-102 Mono Phono Cartridge Specifications
- Output voltage @ 1kHz, 5cm/sec: 3mV
- Frequency response: 50Hz-10kHz +/- 2dB
- Stylus tip radius: 17 micron, round
- Tracking force: 2 - 4 g
- Output impedance: 240 ohms
- Weight: 13 g