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RMAF 2018: New Soundsmith ES

By | November 1st, 2018|Categories: Part-Time Audiofile|Tags: , , , , , |

When I was young, I remember having to recite a poem that had a couple of lines that went something like this:

I wish that I could be

A man like he,

The only man in the world who could do what he does.

I’ve always had a soft spot in my heart for Peter Ledermann, head of Soundsmith. He certainly makes great cartridges—I’ve used his Hyperion at a show, the one with the cactus needle for a cantilever, and I spent almost a year using a Rega RP6, the first version of the Soundsmith Carmen and one of Peter’s MM phono preamps as a back-up rig.… Read the full article

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Equipment for Making Archival Digital Copies of an LP, Part 2: Rega Research Ltd. Planar 3 Turntable Package

By | August 21st, 2017|Categories: Positive Feedback|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Herein we have part two of our good audio friend John Marks, he of The Tannhauser Gate blogging fame, in which he continues his series on transferring and digitizing LPs in a cost-effective way. Many PF readers will find this series to be of assistance, as they seek to archive their valuable, but so very fragile, analog records.

Read on!

Dr. David W. Robinson, Ye Olde Editor

Rega Research Ltd. Planar 3 Turntable Package

Photo by John Marks; Berlin the Bear not included.

This is the second installment in a series about choosing Pareto-Optimal equipment to make digital archival copies of vinyl LP (long-playing) phonograph records.… Read the full article

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