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  1. Wiring headshells to tone arms

    Quote Originally Posted by jcarr View Post
    Quote Originally Posted by bonzo75 View Post
    Jonathan, you use the FR 64 with the Lyra? Silver wire? Any other tweaks?
    These days we are using the SAT, which has a captive tonearm cable.

    But for any tonearm that uses the universal headshell system (including the FRs), the headshell contacts and wiring are a decided weak point.

    The sound quality can be improved by providing each headshell with a dedicated wiring harness that is long enough to reach the phono stage, and made of thin Litz (or magnet)
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  2. Lyrita

    Quote Originally Posted by astrotoy View Post
    Hp's listing of Lyrita records on his TAS Superdisc List was a revelation to me. In addition to wonderful sound, engineered and produced by the Decca greats (Wilkie, Dunkerley, Goodall, Harvey, Woolcock, Walker, etc) the label introduced to me the world of modern composers from the British Isles in addition to the big three, Elgar, Holst and Vaughan Williams.

    There are only 100 records in their entire vinyl stereo catalogue, so it was pretty easy to collect them all. I started collecting
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