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    Anyone tried this?

    I've heard a few members swear by Shun Mook tweaks but even with that in mind I did a double take at this:
    https://www.audiogon.com/listings/tu...pple-valley-ca
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    When I see record weights the only thing I can really think is I can make my own... I've been enjoying records without one forever... so it's not going to be a big deal if I don't make the best ever. IMO most lack a fundamental thing I plan to implement however.

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    Quote Originally Posted by madfloyd View Post
    i've heard a few members swear by shun mook tweaks but even with that in mind i did a double take at this:
    https://www.audiogon.com/listings/tu...pple-valley-ca
    ..lol

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    There are lines...

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    Quote Originally Posted by MadFloyd View Post
    I've heard a few members swear by Shun Mook tweaks but even with that in mind I did a double take at this:
    https://www.audiogon.com/listings/tu...pple-valley-ca
    There are quite a few TT owners who swear by this, though the Dalby is considered even better. Never heard either. Saw a guy on Audionirvana that uses both (Siddh). It does come at an used priced of 1.5kish though.

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    I like/love my Durand record weight. have used it for 5 years on every record. it's made of hardwood, 'un-obtainium' metal, round sapphire feet, with a fitted to the spindle Teflon collar.

    Bonzo, how did it do on the very warped 45rpm pressing of 'In My Time Of Dying'?

    I have only tried a few others, but I did have the Rockport vacuum hold down to compare it to......and preferred the Durand on the NVS to that.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Mike Lavigne View Post
    I like/love my Durand record weight. have used it for 5 years on every record. it's made of hardwood, 'un-obtainium' metal, with a fitted Teflon collar.

    Bonzo, how did it do on the very warped 45rpm pressing of 'In My Time Of Dying'?

    I have only tried a few others, but I did have the Rockport vacuum hold down to compare it to......and preferred the Durand on the NVS to that.
    Mike, without comparing, I can't say. But so far I do think nothing can beat Mooks, except that a couple of people including Mik favour the Dalby (they love both).

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