Author Topic: CARTRIDGE HUNT  (Read 370 times)

Offline steve

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Re: CARTRIDGE HUNT
« Reply #15 on: January 13, 2020, 02:54:55 PM »
   Cool Steve. BUMMER. It appears that both the Delos and Kleos are out of stock at the US distributor. Waiting sucks.


charles

Hi Charles,

I hear you. I wish someone would pickup production of this cartridge and perfect STR needle. Last I heard some are replacing their needles with elliptical. Arg.

Besides lower overall cost, all the parameters pertaining to the sonics are just superb. Of course, the $200 cartridge, late 70s, would probably sell for $2000 now. I hate inflation.

cheers
steve
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Re: CARTRIDGE HUNT
« Reply #16 on: January 14, 2020, 05:59:50 AM »
Apparently Mike Fremer said the Kleos is the best "value" in the Lyra line, gives you near-everything at a price well below the Atlas without losing much that their flagship provides. Of course, value is always a relative term. it's still expensive.
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Re: CARTRIDGE HUNT
« Reply #17 on: January 14, 2020, 07:35:35 AM »
  Yes expensive at list price. It was suggested I look at the Kuzma line. It appears the Kuzma CAR40 & CAR50 might have an edge on Lyra. Shhhh ! It mates with my arm very well to boot. Using a Kuzma Stogi S 12" arm.


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Re: CARTRIDGE HUNT
« Reply #18 on: January 14, 2020, 10:47:02 AM »
choices, choices  :rofl:
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Re: CARTRIDGE HUNT
« Reply #19 on: January 14, 2020, 11:09:55 AM »
choices, choices  :rofl:


  Thank goodness.

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