Experience tells me that VRII will leave the grooves in worse condition with each playing. As a teen I loved the one I had but the records hated it!
On Oct 13, 2016, at 10:09 AM, Dennis Rooney <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
> Dear Ben,
> The GE is mono, which makes its output less receptive to noise reduction
> action. Choose the best of the Stanton or Shure assemblies and process.
> On Thu, Oct 13, 2016 at 12:56 PM, Benjamin Roth <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
>> Dear Dennis,
>> I've tried the Shure 2.8 and 2.0 ET AND CT.
>> The 2.0 CT sounded the worst.
>> Most of the others sounded pretty much alike.
>> The VR II actually sounded very good - no worse than the others.
>> The level of noise is the same, but tone of the noise varies.
>> I'll have to use the files with least annoying noise.