I have been very pleased with my used turntables I have purchased off of Craigslist.
Right now I have a pioneer pl 540 which was cheaper than new...
Marantz 2265B and Pioneer SX 880.
Still waiting for the Marantz to get back from the shop.
Should have it in a week or two.
Those are beautiful.
I could not resist a pair of those for the right price.
Congratulations on your nice pioneer.
You picked a great unit for a starting point.
Enjoy listening to it(and looking at it!).
What cartridges are with each table?
All things being equal,
I would choose the pioneer pl 518 but if the kenwood has the better cartridge, I...
That is a eye-catching setup you have.
I'm sure it sounds great.
Can you keep both?
I love the late 70s S arm style.
It's half the reason I enjoy this great hobby,
Good luck with your decision.
I'm guessing you haven't taken off the face plate yet.
These button switches have silicone like wipers/grommets that come unglued from the...
Inspiration for me to get started on veneering my pl 540.
Glad you have sorted the auto-return.
Many years of enjoyment ahead.
Here's a nice one on Detroit Craigslist right now.
It's a telefunken and probably not...
This is exactly what I would do as well.
Great detailed advice chip.
I own an sx 880.
Is there any haggle-room on the pioneer package?
I think overall, you would be happier with the sx 880 and...
Don't know anything about it other than it is from the timeframe you request.
The fact there was a shift in the market towards newer emerging technology definitely explains a lot.
It is amazing how literally...
I would think the advent of VCRs became direct competition for the disposable income set aside for tech luxury items.
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