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Old 1st November 2011, 02:57 AM   #61
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Really beautiful, Marek, both the design and the execution. You just keep outdoing yourself.
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Old 1st November 2011, 01:01 PM   #62
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Really beautiful, Marek, both the design and the execution. You just keep outdoing yourself.
My thoughts exactly.
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Old 1st November 2011, 07:17 PM   #63
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Thanks dudes,
Making tonearms was more fun then my other audio projects, probably because less commercial parts were involved. Extreme audio is a fanatical hobby, I think I am cured. Shoddy, broken Lowther driver was all I needed to end the obsession. I still have to repair the driver, this time without any passion.

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Old 1st November 2011, 07:47 PM   #64
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Marek,

I know I am banned from this thread but can I just sneak in and say this? Outstanding work!

Ok, back to the sideline.

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Old 20th November 2011, 03:49 PM   #65
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With the tonearm (post #59) I gave away commercial tonearm lift that I took from my other tonearm. I made new lift. Because of my primitive tools I had to choose different lift mechanism.
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Old 21st November 2011, 05:09 PM   #66
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Very nice work as usual, Marek. I especially like the way you got both the vertical guide and the stop inside the column.
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Old 21st November 2011, 06:54 PM   #67
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I was afraid one could not see from my pictures how the mechanism works. Your comment took my worries away, thanks,
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