Paul Macklam reviews the stunning Motus II Turntable

Paul Macklam reviews the stunning Motus II Turntable

2 days ago James Palmer
Stefan Stromhetz may not be a household name in UK audio circles, but his small German audio company “STST” established in 1985, is certainly worth investigating if you are in any way interested in analogue replay. They have two turntables in their r…
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2 days agoPaul Macklam reviews the stunning Motus II Turntable
Allnic AUT step-up Transformer.

Allnic AUT step-up Transformer.

1 week ago James Palmer
I must admit, I've long been a bit of a skeptic about the use of step-up transformers. It seems like more kit in the signal path, the argument that a MM phono stage is somehow "better" than an MC stage always seemed somewhat spurious. I had this susp…
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1 week agoAllnic AUT step-up Transformer.
Kudos Audio to preview new Titan 808 loudspeaker with Linn Exact tech at Bristol

Kudos Audio to preview new Titan 808 loudspeaker with Linn E…

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Quad at Sound and Vision Bristol Show

Quad at Sound and Vision Bristol Show

2 weeks ago Kevin Souter
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2 weeks agoQuad at Sound and Vision Bristol Show
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2 weeks ago Kevin Souter
        Chord Electronics has thoroughly updated its hugely popular ‘digital’ integrated the CPM 2800, to MkII status. The new version adds the FPGA based D/A convertor from the award- winning Hugo and 2Qute DACs,…
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    Paul Macklam reviews the stunning Motus II Turntable

    Stefan Stromhetz may not be a household name in UK audio circles, but his small German audio company “STST” established in 1985, is certainly worth investigating if you are in any way interested in analogue replay. They have two turntables in their range, the Motus and the Motus II, the latter being the subject of […]

     
     
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    I must admit, I’ve long been a bit of a skeptic about the use of step-up transformers. It seems like more kit in the signal path, the argument that a MM phono stage is somehow “better” than an MC stage always seemed somewhat spurious. I had this suspicion it was all just another ruse to […]

     
     
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