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@Fergalicious I'd go the Dual CS505 mk2 mate.

A very good sounding table for the money.

The only problem this TT has had over the decades is power supply on and that was rare.

Fixed here if problems ever arose. 

 

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Yep, I'm keeping my eyes open for a cheap 505-2 as well. The way people talk about their setups around here is can't hurt to have a second table.

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auto-lift - wouldn't be without it. You would have to be completely out of it to scratch vinyl with one of these. The mechanism for this on my Kenwood KD990 is really simple and in no way does it impair the sound, since it only comes into play at end-of-side.

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