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    Sme 3012 R

    Thank you, Urs! Still getting to know 3012R and enjoying more music this evening. The original manual says "Special", but I am not sure what it means. Can't see any difference between my arm and others. Maybe someone else in here has got the answer?
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    Sme 3012 R

    That I didn't know. I just ordered armboard for SME, didn't tell them which arm I had bought...
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    Sme 3012 R

    Thank you! I had to rebuild it to make rca connectors face downwards. Tried also with original cables or angeled rca plugs, but space is too narrow for the arm to slide back and forward.
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    Sme 3012 R

    The heavier Bluelectric seems to give a more precise bass in the 3012R than in SME V. Soundstage also seems wider. Still early, but that is first impression. The manual on the picture is Japanese, but seller provided me with a copy of the English one as well. Haven't tried the original cable yet...
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    Sme 3012 R

    Thank you so much, Peter. It's a SME V on the other side. I'm starting out with the Bluelectric Magic Diamond SV in an Ikeda headshell for a start. First impression of 3012R is really good. Dexter Gordon on Blue Note right now...
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    Sme 3012 R

    Finally got the SME 3012R mounted on my Accoustic Signature Ascona. Tonearm bought from Japan and looks like new. Just starting to spin. Thank you @hogen for your kind help!
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    Denafrips product owners please fall in

    How to start... Just out of the box Terminator Plus plays amazing. It keeps throwing out sparks in the upper midrange and treble. Details and musicality I have never heard from any digital source at my place. And I have tried several premium dacs here. I will write more later. It's warm outside...
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    Denafrips product owners please fall in

    Terminator Plus arrived 30 minutes ago :D
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    VTL TP-6.5 II

    That is interesting news! I have the previous one, didn't even know about the new model. In my opinion it sounds amazing when stuffed with Telefunken NOS 801S, 802S and 803S.
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    Denafrips product owners please fall in

    I'll make sure to buckle up, Abyss Man! I bet the Terminator Plus will make the Eggleston's sing better than ever :D
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    Denafrips product owners please fall in

    Hi Richard, I am reading with great interest - and I will keep in mind that Avatar will solve all. Guess it is the solution as long as I mostly listen to good old redbook CD's. Cheers from Norway :D
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    Denafrips product owners please fall in

    Thanks for the advice, Richard :D The cdp is Jay's Audio CDT Mk2. I am thinking about replacing it with the Avatar, or could it be possible to keep it and buy a Gaia instead? Anyway, I will get familiar with the Terminator Plus / Jay's combo first before I decide.
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    Denafrips product owners please fall in

    Terminator Plus on it's way to replace Terminator! Will be here on Monday if DHL is on track. Really looking forward to it.
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    Eggleston Ivy

    VTL is my favourite. After I stuffed it with Telefunken 801S, 802S and 803S, it sounds amazing. All acoustic instruments sound at it's best and the bass is tight. Really wonderful for jazz recordings. I use the Transfiguration pickup on the Whest. The music comes a bit more forward. Strings...
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    Eggleston Ivy

    Time to show you guys some new pics of my system :)

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