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  1. K

    Which Turntable for Cambridge Audio Evo 75?

    I am looking to purchase the Cambridge Audio Evo 75 with B&W 603 S2 Speakers, however is there any way to connect a decent turntable to this as only the Evo 150 seems to have phono inputs. Your recommendations on turntable / set up are much appreciated. Or should I just go for the Evo 150? Thank...
  2. A

    Question Need some suggestion for my turntable set

    Hi there, I am planning get a new turntable set. The turntable would be Pro-Ject DC EVO. The phono preamp would be Pro-Ject Phono box DC or MM, if needed. I am thinking about B&W 607 as speakers. Need suggestion for amp or receiver? The budget is better below $500. PS: expecting new not...
  3. Ollie

    Question Amp suggestions for Pioneer PLX-500 and Denon tape deck

    Hi folks, I'm using the Pioneer PLX-500 turntable with Pioneer DM-40 speakers, and today picked up an inexpensive Denon DRM-500 tape deck. The speakers are powered and include a 3.5mm and RCA inputs so I can directly connect the turntable and tape deck to them simultaneously, however I'm stuck...
  4. akerbe7

    Question Help finding Cartridge and Needle for Sony PS-T22

    Hello, I'm an amateur Hi-Fi enthusiast and I've owned a turntable for the past 5 years. Right now I am using a Sony PS-T22 direct drive turntable. I bought it refurbished with a QLM 30 MK III stylus. I am looking for something that will sound a bit better as I know that my speakers are capable...
  5. M

    Question Help. £1000 for a record player system with amp and speakers?

    A friend of mine who has zero equipment has asked me to set him up with a record player system for £1000 but I am getting conflicting opinions on how best to spend the money. One is to spend £500 on a turntable make it the star and then £250 a piece on amp and speakers but other people are...
  6. T

    Issues with new P6/Ania Pro

    I just upgraded my 2005 Rega P3/Elys2 for a new Rega PL6 with the Ania Pro cartridge. Running it through a Vincent PHO-700 phono amp (MM/MC) and into a Naim Uniti Atom, and out of a pair of Rega RS5 speakers. I set the TT up, levelled it, balanced the tone arm, set VTF to 1.75g with the tonearm...
  7. F

    The belt of my Pro-ject Audio Primary E seems to be faulty

    Hello all! I recently brought an Primary E turntable from a local dealer brand new, I did ofcourse go through the process of unboxing it and nothing seemed out of place, I did however find the belt supplied with my turntable to have a certain weak point, I realised that because a point seemed to...
  8. heavymetalsheep

    Question Rega Planar 3 or P1 Plus or P1?

    Hello everyone. First post here. I’ve been wanting to upgrade my set-up for awhile now and finally have the means to do it. Came across a used Planar 3 with 230V AC synchronous motor, RB300 arm and Ortofon 2M red for sale at what seems like a decent price ($550). It’s at least 16 years old...
  9. ProgDr

    Question AV receiver that sounds good with turntables

    My question is, can i get an AV receiver thats good with analogue sources, goes fairly loud and streams Amazon music HD in a single box? I have been set the task to simplify the set up in my lounge by my wife and kids. I have a Yamaha Aventage RX-A1070 receiver thats used for vision but the...
  10. J

    Question New Hi-Fi set up for new turntable

    Hi! I'm new to What Hi-Fi, I currently have a basic turntable and speaker set up. (AT-LP60 and some Edifier speakers.) I am looking at getting a better turntable in the future and am set on a Rega Planar 2. To accompany this new turntable, I am looking at buying the Onkya - 9010 amplifier...
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    Question Suggestions

    Hello! First of all, I'd like to congratulate for this website and forum, I'm getting lots of useful info from them. Of course, this is the umpteenth request for an advice. What a surprise, uh? Please let me give you a little background. I was (actually, still am) the happy owner of a JVC...
  12. S

    Right Channel Stereo Sound Softer than Left, Turntable or Amp

    Hi, I am a new member to the forum living in Melbourne Australia, hoping to get some advice As heading into a repair shop is a bit tricky these days. I recently noticed when playing with the balance the right channel is quieter than the left. I am not sure how long it has been going on for or...
  13. T

    Question Best turntable under $1000 / for my current set up

    Hello, Pretty much everything I've read has said that the Rega Planar 2 or 3 and the Pro-ject debut carbon and X1 are the best new turntables for under $1000, Is it possible to break down the key differences between the 4 and is there a model amongst the two companies I should consider that I'm...
  14. V

    Rega v Project - how do Planar 3/6 differ to X2/Classic Evo?

    I am looking to upgrade a 20-year-old Project 2 turntable with Ortofon 2M Blue, using Marantz PM 6010 OSE amp and Monitor Audio Bronze B2 speakers. I’m torn between either Project X2/Classic Evo and Rega Plannar 3/6 and having thought I’d get a Project, I’m now veering towards the Plannar 6...
  15. W

    How to set up Thorens TD190 with KEF LS50 wireless?

    Hi everyone I'm new to this so please bear with me. I have: Thorens TD190 turntable KEF LS50W Marantz PM 6004 How do I connect these using my Marantz PM 6004 as a phono preamp? The turntable can be plugged into the phono input of the Marantz but I'm not sure where the speaker should be...
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    Question Active Speakers with Built In Phono

    Hello, I just purchased the Pro-Ject T1 white turntable. It’s my first one. I’m looking for active speakers with an in-built phono stage, so that I don’t require any more components. Do you know of any speakers like this? Ideally in white and reasonably priced? Thank you!
  17. yug

    Question Yet another to upgrade (or not) thread...

    Hi everyone. I figured this would be a good place to get some turntable advice, so here I am. I have a few questions, and as this might get a bit confusing, I'm going to try and break it out: 1. I have a ProJect Essential 1 - bought in 2011 - which I've since upgraded from an Ortofon 3E...