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The Rega Planar 2 can be categorized as Rega’s top ‘entry-level’ turntable. I have the Rega Planar 1 with the basic carbon cartridge and wondered about something better sounding Suggestions?? Hi-fi stereo equipment service, repair & restoration, OPEN: PROCESS TKs2LkuxV2KuxV2KuxV2KuxV2KuxV2KuxVTuGKxGnU7Yq8i/NuHUZtTsEtKljFxVA6glmc7BDHIx 10.000002 iTb76DMSetxRlRPLn5NJzQBpnGvxTafa+X9JnmD6SB/pU1uvBZhHQgH49uSbk8u5I8Mxe0MnqgP8 RS7yr5M8t2MUOo6VB6MssdGcLNEDXZv3Ux5LuOjCuG0sphi9NSK1qa4FSTWbPytb3CXOoWRkmncG T/MqCR4LrSoWjhaEAAj97WRH+IilSCN9umXMnseKUkuPKOmS6mNShkmtLvcloHCglvtEqwYb98xJ 20 December 2020 – 12 January 2021. 2Q== 90.000000 bjW/Kti91p8Pm3RZYCxS3aXVbaN7dgKFShZt14itNzTNSdDkjcY7x6b8nE8CQsDkzryBdeXp9DP6 Rega provides a low-precision single-point paper alignment gauge that, according to Freeman, produces a modified Stevenson alignment, putting the second, innermost "null" point in the unmodulated area near the label. 39.999996 SPECIALITY : I've only ever really bought singles and EPs on vinyl so it's had limited use but I still like it and have no reason to get rid. 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