AudioAficionado.org  

Go Back   AudioAficionado.org > Turntables & Vinyl > Phono-Pre Amps & Cartridges

Phono-Pre Amps & Cartridges Welcome to the Dark Side!

Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
  #241  
Old 02-19-2017, 02:30 PM
scirica's Avatar
scirica scirica is offline
Senior Member

 
Join Date: Mar 2014
Location: DFW Metroplex
Posts: 3,788
Default

Ortofon A95

IMG_2150.JPG
__________________
Analog: VPI Classic Direct (12" Fatboy) with Ortofon A95 cartridge; Ortofon ST-80SE Transformer; McIntosh C2500.
Digital: SilenZio Gen 3 High Performance Media Server; Esoteric K-03X.
Supporting System: McIntosh MX122 A/V Center; MC205 Amplifier; Bryston 14bSST2 Amplifier; PS Audio P10 Power Reconditioner; Revel Salon 2 Mains; Revel Voice 2 CC; JL Audio f113v2 (2); JL Audio CR-1 Crossover; Focal IC1002 Surrounds; Paradigm Studio Sub 15.
Cabling: Wireworld Silver Eclipse XLR; Wireworld Silver Electra Power Cords; Wireworld Silver and Gold Eclipse RCA's, Audioquest Aspen Speaker Cables.
Reply With Quote
  #242  
Old 02-20-2017, 02:17 AM
John49's Avatar
John49 John49 is offline
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Sep 2012
Location: London, UK
Posts: 1,687
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by scirica View Post
Ortofon A95

Attachment 49496


I would like one of these sometime...
__________________
Avid Acutus SP, NO ARM, Benz Micro LP-S, Whest Audio PS.40RDT SE, PS Audio DSMP+DS DAC, Simaudio Moon 700i, Dali Epicon 6, Simaudio Moon Nēo 430HAD, HiFiMan HE-1000v2, Chord Sarum SA XLR, RCA, USB, Chord Sarum speaker, Nordost Vishnu power, Furutech plugs, PS Audio P10+Chord Sarum SA power, Stillpoints Ultra SS, Ultra Mini and LPI, HiFi Racks rack, Audio Desk Systeme PRO+Keith Monks Omni RCM
Reply With Quote
  #243  
Old 02-20-2017, 04:40 PM
RossB RossB is offline
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Jan 2017
Posts: 7
Default

Reply With Quote
  #244  
Old 07-27-2019, 10:06 PM
Formerly YB-2's Avatar
Formerly YB-2 Formerly YB-2 is online now
Retired

 
Join Date: Jan 2010
Location: NJ Shore
Posts: 6,691
Default

Cadenza Black has finally arrived. Unfortunately, won't get around to mounting/listening until cooler weather arrives.

Attached Images
File Type: jpg Cadenza Blk.jpg (189.4 KB, 354 views)
__________________
Glenn...
Canton Ref 9K Cary SLP-98P & Rocket 88 Clearaudio SM Pro Denon DP-80 w/AT33R, AT-MONO3/LP, Dynavector XX2 MKII, Lyra Kleos, Ortofon Cdza Blk, K-b & OM30 Dual 701 K&K LL9226 SUT Jelco HS-25 Nordost Valhalla Oppo 203 Orsonic AV-1b Sony ST-J75, ST-A6B & TA-F6B Stax UA-7/CF Stillpoints LP1 WW 8/7 Pt, Au & Ag Yamamoto HS-2 & 4 Zu Omen DW
Reply With Quote
  #245  
Old 07-28-2019, 09:50 PM
SteveJ's Avatar
SteveJ SteveJ is offline
Member
 
Join Date: Apr 2019
Location: Dayton, OH
Posts: 91
Default



The projects I am working on have been delayed again and again, when I get them done I look forward to reassembling my TT and one again enjoying the ZYX Omega and fine tuning phase 2 of my speed controller.
__________________
ZYX Omega X LOMC Pass Pass Pass Tympani IVa's with B&G RD75 mids

Last edited by SteveJ; 07-28-2019 at 09:53 PM.
Reply With Quote
  #246  
Old 07-29-2019, 12:56 AM
Macuser's Avatar
Macuser Macuser is offline
Member
 
Join Date: Apr 2018
Location: Connectitax
Posts: 323
Default

My mc Clearaudio Stradivari
Attached Images
File Type: jpg 20190222_101024-0 (1).jpg (78.4 KB, 107 views)
__________________
McintoshC100, D100, MVP831, MR7084, MC1201's Ivan's Handles, modded Polk sda 1.2tl's w. dreadnaught, Def tech pf1800, Furutech flux50's, Furman ref 20i, Clearaudio emotion+satisfy w stradivari, MIT Shotguns, Shunyata research
Reply With Quote
  #247  
Old 03-16-2020, 03:02 PM
Formerly YB-2's Avatar
Formerly YB-2 Formerly YB-2 is online now
Retired

 
Join Date: Jan 2010
Location: NJ Shore
Posts: 6,691
Default

In this "time of coronavirus" have time to 'play', so have gone thru and taken a pic of my cartridges. In order of precedence........ Lyra Kleos, Ortofon Cadenza Black, Ortofon Kontrapunkt-b (retipped), AT33R (Japan only reference MC), AT150Ti and AT-MONO3/LP mono MC (new addition this week - highly recommended at the $170 price.






Attached Images
File Type: jpg Kleos.jpg (78.5 KB, 281 views)
File Type: jpg CdnzaBlk.jpg (57.5 KB, 281 views)
File Type: jpg K-b.jpg (67.5 KB, 283 views)
File Type: jpg AT33R.jpg (80.8 KB, 292 views)
File Type: jpg AT150Ti.jpg (82.8 KB, 291 views)
File Type: jpg AR-MONO3 LP.jpg (73.3 KB, 291 views)
__________________
Glenn...
Canton Ref 9K Cary SLP-98P & Rocket 88 Clearaudio SM Pro Denon DP-80 w/AT33R, AT-MONO3/LP, Dynavector XX2 MKII, Lyra Kleos, Ortofon Cdza Blk, K-b & OM30 Dual 701 K&K LL9226 SUT Jelco HS-25 Nordost Valhalla Oppo 203 Orsonic AV-1b Sony ST-J75, ST-A6B & TA-F6B Stax UA-7/CF Stillpoints LP1 WW 8/7 Pt, Au & Ag Yamamoto HS-2 & 4 Zu Omen DW
Reply With Quote
  #248  
Old 03-16-2020, 04:03 PM
Antonmb's Avatar
Antonmb Antonmb is online now
Senior Member


 
Join Date: May 2011
Location: Northwest Washington (Mt Baker foothills)
Posts: 8,107
Default

Wow, that’s quite an inventory!
__________________
Tony
"Have you seen the stars tonight?"
________________________________
Main system: Linn Klimax Katalyst DSM; D’Agostino Momentum S250 & HD pre; Rega RP10 w/Rega Aphelion; Boulder 508; Sonus faber Amati Futura, REL Carbon Special; Shunyata Everest, Alpha & Sigma PC, Alpha IC & SC; UpTone EtherRegen; Quadraspire Sunoko-Vent T, ISOAcoustics Orea & HRS Damping

2nd system: Luxman SQ-N100, Sonus faber Minima Amator II, REL T-5, refurbished AR XA w/Nagaoka MP-200 & VPI cabling, Linn Klimax DSM Renew, Shunyata PS8 w/Defender & Viper, Nordost Blue Heaven PC & IC, Shunyata Venom sc, Symposium Svelte Shelves

Workshop: Vintage Yamaha CA-1010 & CT-1010, PSB Imagine Mini, Squeezebox Touch, Schiit BiFrost, AZ & WW cables

Digital Streaming source: SonicTransporter i7 w/Roon, Synology DS420+, English Electric 8switch

Personal audio: Woo WA22, WA7 & WA8; Auralic Aries Mini, Sonore MicroRendu & UltraRendu; Shure SE535, Shure SH1540, Westone ES50 Custom, Sennheiser HD820, MrSpeakers Aeon Flow C; Various Moon Audio dragons

Video: Sony XBR65X850C; Apple TV-4; Vienna Schönberg L/R, Webern center & surrounds; REL T1, T2, & T3; Arcam AVR850; Cambridge Audio 752BD; MIT-EXP SC
Reply With Quote
  #249  
Old 03-16-2020, 04:26 PM
Formerly YB-2's Avatar
Formerly YB-2 Formerly YB-2 is online now
Retired

 
Join Date: Jan 2010
Location: NJ Shore
Posts: 6,691
Default

Thank you.
Decided a few years ago that I needed to move from a TA with a fixed headshell to one with a universal mount. Too much fun rolling cartridges to have a fixed headshell. They all have enough of their own sound signature that is most enjoyable to listen to one and then listen to another a short time later. I may put my Dual 701 back into the system for MM use. The MCs are all a real "cut above" the MM and not sure it is worth the time/effort to bother with the AT150Ti. Besides, I want to give a try to a Kiseki Purple Heart (weird name) or an Ortofon A-90/95/Anna or a .................?
__________________
Glenn...
Canton Ref 9K Cary SLP-98P & Rocket 88 Clearaudio SM Pro Denon DP-80 w/AT33R, AT-MONO3/LP, Dynavector XX2 MKII, Lyra Kleos, Ortofon Cdza Blk, K-b & OM30 Dual 701 K&K LL9226 SUT Jelco HS-25 Nordost Valhalla Oppo 203 Orsonic AV-1b Sony ST-J75, ST-A6B & TA-F6B Stax UA-7/CF Stillpoints LP1 WW 8/7 Pt, Au & Ag Yamamoto HS-2 & 4 Zu Omen DW
Reply With Quote
  #250  
Old 03-18-2020, 05:25 AM
tima tima is offline
Living La Vida Vinyl
 
Join Date: Mar 2010
Posts: 1,271
Default







van den Hul Colibri Master Signature

Last edited by tima; 04-25-2020 at 02:45 AM.
Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump

Audioaficionado.org tested by Norton Internet Security

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 10:11 PM.



Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.10
Copyright ©2000 - 2021, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
©Copyright 2009-2021 AudioAficionado.org.Privately owned, All Rights Reserved.
Audio Aficionado Sponsors
AudioAficionado Subscriber
AudioAficionado Subscriber
Inspire By Dennis Had
Inspire By Dennis Had
Harmonic Resolution Systems
Harmonic Resolution Systems
Wyred4Sound
Wyred4Sound
Dragonfire Acoustics
Dragonfire Acoustics
GIK Acoustics
GIK Acoustics
Esoteric
Esoteric
AC Infinity
AC Infinity
JL Audio
JL Audio
Add Powr
Add Powr
Legend Audio & Video
Legend Audio & Video
Audio by E
Audio by E
Canton
Canton
Bryston
Bryston
WireWorld Cables
WireWorld Cables
Stillpoints
Stillpoints
Bricasti Design
Bricasti Design
Furutech
Furutech
Shunyata Research
Shunyata Research
Accuphase
Accuphase