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  1. No sound from analog inputs on Marantz NR1510

    System Setup and Connection
    Hi all, I've bought a new Marantz NR1510 and I have managed to succesfully connect my (older) TV (digital coaxial) and play music over the HEOS app, Spotify, internet radio etc with no problem. But I'm now having trouble connecting my turntable. It's a basic one - Ion Audio Max LP with a built...
  2. New Turntable

    CD-BD-DVD Music | Vinyl Records
    Long time since last post, but I'm back...:grin2: Since I was last here my old Pioneer PL200 turntable finally gave up the ghost. So I'm doing a bit of an upgrade with this equipment. I've so far decided on the new Techniques 1200 GR turntable with the Ortofon 2M Bronze stylus. Looking at the...
  3. Meet the World’s First “Intelligent” Turntable

    Home Theater, Audio and Video News
    Kickstarter is routinely filled with innovative and intriguing products, such as the technology we’re featuring today: the LOVE turntable. We’ve seen some incredibly unique turntable variations over the years (including one recent Kickstarter deck with a levitating platter), but we’ve never...
  4. Mag – Lev Audio’s Floating Turntable Plays Records in Mid-Air

    Home Theater, Audio and Video News
    You may have heard that vinyl is cool again, but Mag – Lev Audio is about to make playing vinyl look cool with its eye-catching floating turntable design. The Slovenian company is now four weeks into an already successful Kickstarter campaign, showcasing its unique turntable that taps the power...
  5. What is your Favorite Turntable story?

    Two Channel Audio
    I have owned several Turntables over the years. I always like the Oracle turntables, until one day I walked into Keith Yates Audio and saw the Mitchell Gyrodec with a SME arm on it... I was in love with the setup, but it was way beyond my means at $5k plus a cartridge. Fast forward a few years...
  6. Technics 50th Anniversary turntable product launch

    CD Players | Turntables
    Now hear this... And I do mean hear this! "The return of the legendary and iconic Technics SL-1200GAE Turntable will be demonstrated at Value Electronics." Here's the full press release. Technics selected Value Electronics to be the premier launch partner for their 2016 SL-1200GAE Grand...
  7. Art cleanbox for turntable.

    Two Channel Audio
    Hi guy's. I have a Kenwood KD-550 TT and it doesn't have the output that the Project debut carbon that I sold to get the 550 had. I have to turn up the attenuation on my pre amp quite a bit more to get the same volume as I was getting with the PDC. I know this happens allot but I was wondering...
  8. Laser turntable, Thoughts?

    CD Players | Turntables
    So, saw this today. A company in Japan has come out with a turntable that uses a laser to read the vinyl. Here is the link: http://elpj.com/ Any thoughts?
  9. Turntable Mat Made From Sound Dampened Steel

    CD Players | Turntables
    I have never heard of this stuff before. This video illustrates the characteristics of Sound Dampened Steel on a turntable. Comments?
  10. Pioneer turntable. ?

    CD Players | Turntables
    just wanted to ask. is the pioneer turn tabel well?
  11. Turntable problem

    CD Players | Turntables
    I have a late-’70s vintage Technics SL3200 turntable with a superb Shure V15 Type V-MR cartridge that I keep on hand for when I want to record an LP to digital using a Pioneer PDR-509 CD recorder. It’s actually the first and only turntable I’ve ever owned. It’s been a few years since I used...
  12. Need new belt for technics turntable

    CD Players | Turntables
    Have the technics SL-QL5, need new belt for the arm (from motor to worm gear), there is one still there but its loose and slips most of the time. going to try an 'O' ring but noticed its a 'V' belt so thinking it might not work but have to try.
  13. Turntable service - Boston area

    General Service and Technical Information
    Can anyone recommend a service center in the Boston area to repair a Sony linear tracking turntable? The tonearm doesn't track correctly! Thanks, Gary
  14. XPS-1 Phono Preamp: Emotiva

    Home Theater Receivers | Processors | Amps
    Looks like Emotiva came out with what they are calling a "High Performance Phono Preamp". This is a very competitive market in what is now in my opinion a 'niche' product world of LP listeners. Their price is very competitive and the unit looks well built. Has anyone already tried this...
  15. My first turntable in many years..Pro-ject Debut Carbon

    Two Channel Audio
    This Christmas I bought myself a turntable, Pro-ject Debut Carbon. I have not had or listened with a turntable since 1988. I got the turntable because my parents have many LP's that we don't have digital versions of, so I wanted to hear some different music. Also I was very curious about the...
  16. turntable isolation from subwoofer

    General Service and Technical Information
    Hey guys... I'm more a lurker than contributor...but tried a search and didn't find anything on this subject. I recently had my mid 70's Thorens turntable (TD-160C) fully restored and I want to place it on top of my stereo cabinet to start using it, but am afraid that the bass from the dual...
  17. Yamaha P-320 Turntable Renovation Thread

    CD Players | Turntables
    This old Yamaha P-320 belt-drive turntable was never anything special, but it played vinyl well enough. It has been in deep hibernation longer than Rip Van Winkle. That's 20+ years. Time to wake it up and get it spinning some tunes again. Here are its first moments out of the box tonight...
  18. Turntable with preamp recommendations

    Home Theater System Recommendations
    I have a basement 2.0 system powered by a Marantz NR1402. This AVR does not have a phono input. I have a large collection of potentially damaged vinyl (from house fire). I will be washing and testing each album. Keepers will be saved in new sleeves, those damaged beyond repair will be turned...
  19. Custom Roksan Radius 5 turntable

    DIY Audio
    Here I took the original maple veneered MDF parts from a stock Radius 5 to use as templates.
  20. help setting up new sound system (turntable, speakers, receiver etc)

    Home Theater System Recommendations
    Hello! I am completely new to this... I own absolutely no audio equipment. Please help me set up something decent. I would like to get a turntable. I'd also like to connect my laptop to the speakers that I'd need for the turntable. That's pretty much it. I live in an apartment, and so I do...