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Ortofon RS-309D Tonearm on a TD 124

Discussion in 'Turntables' started by theoman, May 17, 2018.

  1. theoman

    theoman Confused Member Subscriber

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    I'm just wondering if anyone using one. I picked this one up used and trying to decide what range of cartridges I should look at? the other thing is that I don't think I have it high enough.
    I'm using a Shure V15 III on it no and the tonearm is sometimes scraping.

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  2. Legrace

    Legrace Active Member

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    That V15 is a poor match for this arm. Consider replacing with a lower compliance cartridge in range 10-20.
     
  3. Erocka2000

    Erocka2000 Well-Known Member

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    Try a Denon DL-103.
     
  4. theoman

    theoman Confused Member Subscriber

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    the shure is off it now.
     
    Last edited: May 18, 2018
  5. theoman

    theoman Confused Member Subscriber

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    I thought about the Denon but low output cartridges never worked out for me. I maybe crazy but I liked the 3009 on the thorens than I do this Ortfon
     
  6. vinylrayk

    vinylrayk Member

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    Nothing wrong with that.
    Ray K
     

     

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