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Exasound DACs

And now for something completely different … auditioning DACs. Our neighbor, friend, and Positive-Feedback reviewer Lynn Olson brought over two Exasound DACs for this analog diehard to sample (pun intended). I’m a turntable designer, and many think of me as an analog only kind of fellow, but that couldn’t be further from the truth.

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Mk 1.5 Turntables and Dual Tonearms

The Mk II turntable series represented a shift from pivoting (rotating) armboards to sliding armboards.  After the production launch, we looked into the possibility of this sliding armboard architecture trickling down to our Mark I series turntables The result was the Mk 1.5 conversion.  The only downside to this conversion is the sacrifice of dual …

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