You can even use a
> mic preamp if you can bypass the 600-ohm input transformer, or more 
> appropriately replace it with something where the cartridge sees 
> 47K-ohms

Which gets back to the KAB pre-amp, which can provide 47k ohms for the 
phono cartridge, and variable for different loads.

I am not familiar enough with
> the Packburn to know if it has a low-level output to directly feed a 
> phono preamp with EQ.

taking a line level signal and dropping it to cartridge level for 
feeding into a phono pre-amp should be quite easy.

joe salerno