3 thoughts on “Some Carts

  1. Dear E.,
    what a superb sample from your collection! I had the opportunity to hear a Tzar DST and it is definitely one of the best I´ve ever heard. I can only wonder how great the original one sounds!
    Kind regards,
    Paulo

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  2. Dear Paulo,
    It is an unplayed sample before it came to me. And you are right it sounds fantastic on the Ortofon arm and EMT R 80. All other 5 carts on the 5th picture have the diamond (EMT) connection. I am not sure if you have ever seen a short Fidelity Research coming with the EMT diamond?

    Best
    E.

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    • Dear E.,
      fortune helps the bold! You definitely have a set of very rare gems and to grab them in NOS condition is quite an achievement.
      I’ve never came across a FR with such a feature and could not spot it until you mentioned! The FR7 cartridges are under the radar and I am pretty sure in the right setup they are hard to beat.
      Ein schönes musikalisches Wochenende wünsche ich dir!
      Paulo

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