Well in either case, the LP Gear stylus is an upgrade from the AT stylus. I was beginning to suspect the cart was a mismatch with my tonearm, the cheapest Rega as you are aware, with its complete lack of user bias control and its excessive correction, which force, I deduced, was the cause of the jumping back a groove following the mistracking. Heavily modulated inner grooves did yield a little sibilance but nothing I wouldn’t expect from an elliptical tipped cartridge and certainly better than most, especially at this price. by BMRR » 22 Nov 2017 22:34, Design and Content © Vinyl Engine 2002-2020, Powered by phpBB® Forum Software © phpBB Limited, HiFi Engine | FAQ | Site Policy | Advertising | Cookie Options. Increasing the VTF slightly did not alter things appreciably, so after a light-bulb moment I reverted to my Pro-Ject Phono Box lll pre-amp through the Denon’s CD inputs. LP Gear Shibata replacement for Ortofon Stylus 40. Thanks for the input guys. LP GEAR curates the best stylus replacements for current and out of production phono cartridges. See more of LP Gear on Facebook. Hi Ashley, AT carts can be a bit picky, I’ve always been lucky in that regard. If you’ve disassembled an old vacuum, you’ll know that the top of the motor is usually covered by a round guard which contains the fan. First thoughts are an extended top end with a hint of sibilance which I read is going to disappear after the burn-in, but bags of detail, especially revealing of differing sizes and types of cymbal; accurate rather than authoritative bass, plus loads of space around every instrument combined with instant placement of them in a broad soundstage; however, although I’m glad I took the plunge, sometimes I find myself concentrating on the extra bits being revealed to the detriment of sitting back and enjoying the whole musical experience, and I must confess I don’t yet consider the whole experience is worth three times more cash or enjoyment than the Carbon/LP Gear – but there’s time yet! 52 reviews for LP Gear, rated 1.00 stars. I received the SET version, a CF3600LE cartridge pre-mounted to an LP Gear HD universal headshell which mated perfectly with the stock tonearm of my Technics SL-1210. I didn’t, and now I’m torn between more detail and ssss’s, or less detail and deeper bass. The arm rotates on a small plastic pillar, which allows it to be rotated to lie across the record, and then back out of the way once the record is vacuumed. It just sounds ‘right’. by pcourtney » 21 Nov 2017 09:24, Post Forgot account? I have previously mulled over a tonearm rewire, but I’m greatly enjoying the combo just as it is, and I’m now looking forward to the end of the burn-in period. While others have to muddle through distributors and dealers, LP GEAR has long-established direct relationships with world-class stylus manufacturers. It included a Pickering V-15 with D-5-E stylus, but looking for something new and current. Read verified reviews and ratings for LP Gear Cerapreme Blue stylus. Events. The mids (vocals) have a lively and natural presence. That said, have you tried contacting Audio-Technica? I was curious if the carbon fiber cantilever will improve the sound even further. I am due to take delivery of a 440MLb in the next couple of days, and seeing as it’s thrice the price of the 3600 I’m keeping my fingers crossed it can equal or better the 3600’s tonal characteristics – I realise it is bound to track lighter and better, and has been elevated to iconic status by many reviewers, but for now a well set up Carbon/3600’s coherent (and usually exciting) overall presentation remains my go-to budget cartridge. As it’s a relatively new cartridge, they may be able to sell you a stylus at a reduced price. In the CF3600LE, LP gear have retained the 3600 body but added a highly polished 0.3 x 0.7 mil elliptical stylus mounted to a carbon cantilever which claims to offer “agile, harmonically complete, refractive and refreshingly crystal clean sound quality”. As I said in my eMail to you I believe your arm does have bias correction, though quite how Rega are applying the bias on that arm isn’t clear. Starting at the manufacturer’s recommended nominal value, I’ll increase and decrease by 0.1G to find the point where everything sounds right. I wonder whether using the 100E stylus on a 440 body is the cause of the high tracking pressure? Re: LP Gear AT95SA Shibata Stylus REVIEW Post by MikeyB456 » 22 Nov 2017 22:41 By comparison, in the UK the AT440MLb is typically £235, and an AT95 + a Paratrace can be had for around £155, so the numbers work a bit differently for us. LP Gear have breathed new life into what many would consider an inferior cartridge body, and I for one have never heard the AT3600 sound so good. Highly recommended. No promises but it’s worth a try, there are a couple of customer service phone numbers on their website. or. I’ve been very much enjoying it since, more than usual. I've been lurking on this thread with much curiousity. Log In. Find helpful customer reviews and review ratings for LP Gear Carbon Fidelity CFN95SE Stylus at Amazon.com. I didn’t think it would sound better than at 1,5g – but it does! Incidentally, it turns out many other users have reported they cannot get the 100E to track at less than 1.8g either…. You can choose to purchase the cartridge on its own or pre-mounted to an LP gear HD headshell. This lead to a discussion with Audio Appraisal reader John Garnet who had recently installed the VTA adjuster on his 2016 Rega Planar 1, following the installation of an aftermarket elliptical stylus by LP Gear, specifically designed for the Audio-Technica manufactured Rega Carbon cartridge. Check out the deal on Rotel RP-400 turntable belt at LP Gear Audio-Technica’s AT95 and AT120E track lighter and are better specced on paper but sound wise I don’t feel that either cartridge is a significant step up from the CF3600LE. Instagram. It is difficult for me to believe that a hot-rodded AT95 can surpass an AT440mlb in playback performance. It's the same sound. And in minor ways inferior. Enter your eMail address to subscribe and we'll notify you whenever there's a new post. The old 150MLX cart tracked best at 1.6 grams. It also needs careful fine-tuning of the tracking force. It’s tracking perfectly at 1.42g Ashley, even on test 3 of the HiFi News Test record – impressive! Read honest and unbiased product reviews from our users. The nuances between the 95E, 100E, 120E and 440 have been extensively filmed on YouTube, and to my ears (plus having owned all of them and a 110E) the differences between a well set up 95 and a 440 do not appear to be £130 apart. In the UK the 3600LE will set you back roughly £27 at current exchange rates, plus shipping, import duties and handling fees. Read verified reviews and ratings for LP Gear N97xVL ViVid Line upgrade for Shure N97xE stylus. pretty special in the UK - masterminded by Expert Stylus about 20 years ago. ... Needle / Stylus - DJ for $39.98 when it's in force. You can unsubscribe at any time, and your personal data will never be shared. Read real customer ratings and reviews or write your own. In summary, I can’t help but be impressed by LP Gear’s CF3600LE cartridge. Perhaps they were extremely busy… $29.98. LP Gear N23 Super Natural … https://www.tapatalk.com/groups/daveyw/ ... -t589.html, viewtopic.php?f=19&t=22894&hilit=Advanced+stylus+shapes. Meanwhile I’ve re-adjusted the Carbon/LP Gear in search of the sweet spot, still within the boundaries of Rega Stephenson, found it, and I’m now enjoying nuances, particularly with really clever bass-players, I didn’t know existed on my records. Perhaps a few of your admirers would be interested in learning how to achieve it. LP Gear N23 Super Natural Record Cleaning & Anti-static Solution. Shopping for a replacement LP Gear Phono Cartridges for your turntable or record player? Surface noise was extremely low and the inevitable pops and crackles weren’t so prominent as to detract from the listening experience. I got the turntable out a few days ago and found that the grandkids had played with the turntable and the stylus was damaged and needed to be replaced. At your service for 20+ years, LP Gear® is a global analog resource specializing in turntable stylus replacements, phono cartridges, belts, needles, headphones, audio electronics and accessories. Bearing in mind my current post-festive impecuniosity, plus reading a few owners musings and viewing countless YouTube comparison videos, I’ve decided to temporarily fit a 100e stylus in lieu of the mangled 440MLb…I’ll most probably incrementally graduate further up the family tree in the future. Post 5 years ago. $770.00. After a thorough examination of the whole set-up, I then tried increasing the VTF to 1.5g. I don’t see them getting rid of the 95 any time soon, too many OEMs use them and it’s a big seller. I was abroad catching some sun over the festive season, but wish you a belated Merry Xmas and a prosperous New Year. Hi Ashley, Only the huge bolts attaching the cartridge, which protrude half an inch beyond their securing nuts spoil the aesthetic, but it’s a minor gripe and one that is easily fixed with some shorter cartridge bolts. It sometimes pays to be an inveterate fiddler…but it’s now looking like it’s going to have to be something really outstanding to usurp this, my #1 budget cartridge! Definitely one of A-T’s finest mid-price cartridges. $24.99 $ 24. This stylus does a great … by eriathomas » 21 Nov 2017 03:50, Post Yet Rome Castellanes had an unrealized dream for LP Gear. Unleashing my powerful Henry onto any unsuspecting record would result in disaster I’m sure… Once broken in, this CF stylus sounds very clear and dynamic across the entire frequency range. I've never heard of the Paratrace stylus....is it worth replacing a shibata? May I enquire if this project is still in the pipeline? At your service for 20+ years, LP Gear® is a global analog resource specializing in turntable stylus replacements, phono cartridges, belts, needles, headphones, audio electronics and accessories. Anti-skate was set a little lower to compensate for the rather overzealous skating force of the Technics arm. I may try experimenting with my AT150SA, the body of which is very similar to the AT440, to see where its sweet spot is. Read honest and unbiased product reviews from our users. Community. I’m frustrated enough to just re-install the trusty low maintenance LP Gear 3600 and place the 440 on eBay, as good as it is! 99. Although I admit the 440 is quite obviously the superior cartridge, I have never been comfortable with its expensive high compliance stylus being so fragile ( you will remember my unfortunate arthritic mishandling), and the fact it digs so deep as to accumulate enough gunge/fluff from a mechanically and visually cleaned LP to mistrack and require at least one or more stylus cleans per LP side. That brings it closer in line with other cartridges including the technically superior £60 AT100E and the £110 AT120EB, not to mention the AT440. I do have an AT440MLb as my daily driver, so I'm not too concerned with it now. Back to all reviews. Log In. After reading several reviews of this LP Gear stylus here on Amazon, I was skeptical about how this stylus would improve on an already good sounding setup. There’s a new aftermarket stylus on the way for the 95 body and while I can’t say too much at present it uses an advanced tip and it’ll certainly be interesting to hear what a stylus upgrade brings to the table. You can purchase the popular Moth machine in kit form (see Here. An ancient (rephrased by me) hifi platitude used by others many times before sprang to mind – “it was just like opening the blackout curtains on a sunny September 1944 morning”. Reviews. I have now had a few hours to evaluate the 202/95E combination, and have been pleasantly surprised that in some ways it is superior to my old 110/440Mlb. There are various different ways to do it. About. First impressions of the 440 – excellent straight out of the box. Ever since that time we have been enhancing the musical enjoyment of customers in North America and in many parts of Asia, Australia, and the European Community who otherwise would have been unable to enjoy music through their turntables. I would like to have seen a headshell weight included, as the low mass of the headshell and cartridge may be an issue with some arms. with the 440 it’s been a roller-coaster ride so far. It's the SE stylus on the carbon cantilever.And AT doesn't even offer an elliptical for the 3600 series. To use a tired metaphor, it felt like a veil had been lifted on my speakers (Edifier RT1208T). OM30's are ~$300 stylii. Must be the VTA trick again. However I’ll look forward to your review of the 95P, and report further on the 202/95E following the burn-in period. This spurred me on to risk the wrath of SWMBO (she who must be obeyed) (sic), and also to relinquish my grip on a full week’s pension, by replacing my mangled and useless stylus sooner than planned. As regards the RB202, I haven’t used one personally (I’ve used the 303 and up), but the 202 is essentially Rega’s own rework of the classic RB250 which is an arm loved by many. In 2000 the LP Gear brand of replacement styli became available, and in 2003 the ViVid Line and Shibata based styli were introduced. We collect only real reviews from verified customers so that you can compare brands safely. Create New Account. LPGear sells the AT95sa for $187.98, plus shipping. Very interesting, AT are still showing them as current models on the site but I too have checked some dealers and can confirm your findings. I will now continue listening with renewed faith, and report further after the next 15 hours bed-in. You'll be startled by the improvement when upgrading a stylus, cartridge or system component. I’ve had the first 5 hours now, and I must say the hype is correct. Sale. Thanks for the insight, the 440 is buzzing now! Customer Reviews. As it was I was able to achieve correct downforce by removing the auxiliary weight from the back of the Technics arm. Its frequency response is a fairly typical 20Hz – 20kHz with loading recommended at 47K ohms, 100-200PF. LP Gear stylus for Sony PS-LX300USB turntable. We are thankful. At your suggestion I emailed Audio Technica regarding my mishap with the AT440MLb stylus, but remained unimpressed with their customer service (following all the positive hype to be found in numerous hi-fi magazines); after three days I received a three-line reply – no swap, no repair, we don’t recommend putting a 100 stylus on a 440 body and we have the 440 stylus in stock. I am unwilling to replace my pre-amp, so I’ll make a final decision after another couple of weeks coming to terms with hearing less detail. $38.70. Well, the roller-coaster ride continues following the burn-in period! The cart had had 15 hours bed-in until yesterday, without any hint of losing its sibilance or lightweight presentation, the whole experience just didn’t sound ‘right’, and despite Knosti use and prior use of antistat brushes, I was getting really fed up with mistracking caused by accumulated microfluff, having to get off my backside and brush the stylus somewhere along every LP side following a jump back one groove and resultant musical repetition. Click to Save SALE . Here is just one example. Usually 20-30 hours is sufficient. I tracked the cartridge at 2 grams and set the anti-skate to just below the tracking weight. LP Gear N97xVL ViVid Line upgrade for Shure N97xE stylus. Ortofon Stylus 40. Offers end soon! At 17MM it’s not a particularly tall cartridge, though its mere 5 gram mass means that you may require a headshell weight to achieve optimal tracking force with some tonearms. Create New Account. Most of the designs on the market already are pretty simple. Thanks for that info Ashley, I’ll spend many a happy hour trawling through the many suggestions, although I note some of them are inaccessible unless you are a member. The CF3600LE compares favourably to many cartridges both at its price and beyond. I’ve always rather liked the agile presentation it gives, not to mention its tracking ability. Get it as soon as Tue, Dec 29. I know Jonnie at Audio Origami sells them and offers a re-wire service which is well worth the money. The 95sa has a bonded Shibata on a 'thinwall pipe', where the 440mlb has a nude, square shank MicroLine stone on a tapered pipe. Customer Reviews. I believe that was one of the reasons for the 150 being given a Shibata tip in place of the arguably superior Microline. I’m hoping it will turn out to be the glittering star it has been portrayed – or it may just turn out to be my most expensive mistake yet. The AT3600 is a budget moving magnet cartridge equipped with a conical stylus and found on budget turntables, usually those of a plug and play design with limited tonearm adjustment. See more of LP Gear on Facebook. You can also purchase the stylus separately, as a direct replacement for the stock styli found on turntable models such as the Pioneer PL-990 and PL-30K, the Sony PS-LX300, the Audio-Technica AT-LP60 and the Onkyo CP-1050. Any amount is gratefully received! FREE Shipping. $14.24. It’s been a long journey, but the light at the end of the tunnel is getting brighter. The Standard Options for Turntable Stylus Replacement. Hi John – you are correct, testing that stylus was in the pipeline and still is, I think. I’ve not yet even heard one note of the magic spell it is supposed to weave. It seems they’ve decided to add various styli to 1 or 2 dual moving magnet bodies. I think my AT150SA was set a touch over at 1.55 grams eventually. Regarding the 100E, I’m surprised to hear of tracking issues. This was an eye-opener, reproducing very closely the ideal sound I was expecting; the treble sparkled without any trace of sibilance, deeper bass was restored, and the soundstage broadened even further. You hinted some time ago that you would be procuring an SA stylus and subsequently testing it. Its specifications are fairly typical of a budget cartridge design. by DeepEnd » 21 Nov 2017 06:56, Post It’s quite amazing what a good deep clean can unearth. Footnote 2: Unsolicited feedback received on 11.13.2020 from long-time vinyl audio enthusiast and vinyl forum member, JA. Thus was its greatness born and four decades later, we can still experience its exceptional quality through its progeny - the LP GEAR VN35SA stylus. If anything, your findings are another commendation for the excellent CF3600LE. LP Gear X3 Record Cleaning & Anti-Static Brush (comparable value $30.00) $19.98. Interesting as usual John. I’m not sure what your AV receiver’s phono input is loaded at, but it definitely sounds as though it’s a high capacitance stage. Will use again. My mistake, both the AT440MLb and the AT150MLX with MicroLine styli appear on a different page. Detail levels were also another of the CF3600Le’s strengths. by eriathomas » 21 Nov 2017 07:14, Post As I expected it wasn’t as authoratitive on the bass frequencies than the Rega/LP Gear either, nor as exciting overall, but it did give me sufficient incentive to save for a 440 stylus before they disappear in favour of the replacement VM540ML, which is going to be significantly dearer than the 440 – and the body and stylus look identical apart from the different colour… Hmm… End of side distortion was certainly very reasonable given the Elliptical tip. The Vessel Stylus R3SM. I don’t know of such a program for the MM line but it’s a possibility. $154.98. by MikeyB456 » 22 Nov 2017 21:41, Post It will make for an interesting comparison. The Vessel A3SE Ultimate SET. Directory; Log In; Learn More; lpgear.com Reviews. Hi Ashley, The 150SA is now reinstalled, but as it’s a new replacement (my original developed a fault) with only a few hours I’m now ‘enjoying’ the same break in period as you have been. It’s always tracked perfectly at 1.4 grams, though I did set it to 1.55 the last time it was re-installed simply because I’d forgotten that it tracked at 1.4. The next step involved offering their own cartridge line. Playing ‘You and I’ from Ed Sheeran’s Live At The Bedford (Gingerbread Man Records 0825646042371, Atlantic 549855-1), the CF3600LE did an excellent job of reproducing not only the guitar and the close-miked vocals but also the acoustics of the room and the atmosphere of the audience. If you’ve a tight budget, the CF3600LE is a serious contender, and if you’ve a turntable with an AT3600 cartridge an LP Gear stylus replacement will vastly improve the sound and be kinder to your records. An avid vinyl collector and coffee addict, I can often be found at a workbench tinkering with a faulty electronic device, tweaking a turntable to extract the last bit of detail from those tiny grooves in the plastic stuff, or relaxing in front of the hi-fi with a good album. Find helpful customer reviews and review ratings for LP GEAR Shure VN578E stylus quality replacement 78RPM for Shure V15 Type V cartridge at Amazon.com. MORE+. You’re hinting at the 95P stylus presumably Ashley…sounds promising…. Hi Ashley; Photos. You need a machine large enough to fit the bottom half of the record, and some kind of frame with a device to rotate the records in the tank. A complete list of supported models can be found on the LP Gear website. We are the premier source of the best styli in the world. The 440mlb also has a higher output (4mv vs 3mv) than the 95sa. Not Now. Well. Well at least they have a MicroLine stylus in the new lineup Ashley…if you can afford it… A revelation. The Vessel B3SS cartridge. As for the AT100E stylus, it sounds really spacious, with good breadth and extended top end detail without any sign of sharpness. Maybe. Posts. 14 LP Gear promo codes and coupons for December 2020. As my Pro-Ject Phono Box gets warmer following at least an hours use every day, I’m finding myself warming more and more to the 440; the loss of minor detail is not as disappointing as I imagined it would be, and for each old favourite placed on the Rega the 440 reveals different aspects of the recorded music I had not considered when I was using my previous Pro-Ject/Ortofon combo. However the swingeing price increases AT to VM point towards an easy maximising of profits due to the popularity of the older cartridges – or perhaps it’s only a ploy to utilise a surfeit of body pigmentation and make a bit of cash at the same time…. At around 10 grams, the HD headshell is a little heavier than the stock 7 gram Technics headshell. 4.6 Overall Satisfaction Rating. As … I will see if I can get hold of a 100E and reproduce the same issue. By the way, the LP Gear stylus was a perfect fit and it took no time to swap between the two styli. These are just regular Audio-Technica styli rebranded by LP Gear… I have therefore sold the 440 to finance the 202. by pcourtney » 20 Nov 2017 17:52, Post The old school even enjoyed the very same VM dual magnet technology. The output voltage is rated at 2.5MV (1kHz, 5CM/Sec), with the channel balance and separation rated at <2.5dB and >18dB respectively. I noticed that all of the new VM series carts in the new AT lineup (at least the ones with Microline, Shibata and line contact styli) track at 2 grams, much like the AT33PTG/II with its microline stylus does. Stepping up to the AT440MLB gives you a microline stylus offering better tracking and minimal inner groove distortion, not to mention significantly lighter tracking pressure. What is the tracking weight of your ATS12S-LP Vivid line stylus ????? I’ve only just gotten around to removing the 3600LE from my Technics! Further thoughts to follow…. Hopefully it’s breaking in nicely. I had an old turntable for which I had replaced the cartridge on many years ago. Only another 13 hours bed-in left now to reach the 30 hours, will report further then. or. You'll be startled by the improvement when upgrading a stylus, cartridge or system component. In contrast I found both my AT95E and my AT110E slightly bass-light in comparison, although I confess I had not noticed this until after the purchase of a Rega P1 which was pre-fitted with a conical Carbon. Audio-Technica AT150MLX phono cartridge . After installing the LP Gear stylus (it was a snug fit - so be careful) I was immediately blown away with the performance of this stylus. While the cart will likely end up in that PL-7 and its low-mass arm, it may also find service in a Technics SL-3300 with its medium-mass and slightly longer arm. I had him work on my Technics arm recently (post to come soon) and the results were astounding. However I was unable to get it to track without harmonics at less than 1.9g despite checking and re-checking all the usual parameters; not a lot less than the Rega/LP Gear. View Product on site LP Gear Cerapreme Blue (Red) stylus. However, it will be a while before I can bring myself to spend a further £100 on a replacement, and then only if they are still available of course. Re: LP Gear AT95SA Shibata Stylus REVIEW Post by oztayls » 02 Jul 2018 01:42 JRob1125 wrote: The Paratrace and Vivid Line have the same side radius of 6 microns (about .24 mil), so the both give the same amount of detail. Essentially you need something with a stable platter with a good amount of torque (unless you intend to turn the record by hand), a thin vacuum arm with a velvet-covered slot which contains the suction in a very small area resulting in an extremely powerful vacuum, and some way of keeping that arm straight on the record. Both entail a stylus clean at the very least every LP side due to debris digging, and this after two Knosti’s each LP. I do see where your’e coming from regarding stylus cleaning; depending on the condition of your records, a good deep clean with a vacuum can sometimes be necessary as the microline is one of if not the smallest stylus tips and sits deep in the groove. $597.00. We offer the most extensive universe of high quality replacement styli and turntable belts on the planet! $366.00. December 10 at 11:03 AM. The Shibata stylus has a signature sound - it is melodious, slightly sweet at the top bereft of edginess, full-bodied and well-balanced across its wide frequency response range. Thanks for the tip, there’s no harm in trying Ashley! It’s expensive, and in my opinion the Moth isn’t as good as the Pro-Ject (an assembled version of which is cheaper than the Moth kit), but it’ll give you a good idea as to exactly how one of these machines works. Designed and manufactured by Audio-Technica, its model number is taken from the Audio-Technica AT3600 cartridge body on which the LP Gear cartridge is based. 4.4 out of 5 stars 23. 2 reviews for Lp Gear, 5.0 stars: 'Used LPGear the first time. Audio-Technica AT-LP120 AT-LP120USB Upgrade Heavy tonearm counterweight AT-CW1. The ideal tracking force for the 100E replacement, the VM520EB, is quoted at 2.0g, which begs the question did A-T perhaps misquote the 100E VTF as ideal at 1.4g…Hmm…. 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