Any idea where I can buy the cambridge audio azur 640p phono amp nowadays? I checked ebay and they only had used, asking $189. The new price back then was gbp 60, according to the old WHF I am reading (2006).
Failing to get this, I am wondering if there is a Rega fono mini which works with moving coil cartridges?
I am using an AT31e MC cartridge on an old Thorens TD124!
Not tempted by the 651p?
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In the UK, Richer Sounds was the only retailer. It was long shown below retail price in the mag, even after it had increased to £99.
For under a hundred pounds, also consider the Rega
I haven't used this latest version, but am very pleased with its predecessor.
PS. Apologies, just read you are using a Moving Coil. So the CA is suitable and the Rega isn't
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Doesn't Rega have a small affordable phono stage (like the fono mini) for moving coils? seems surprising
I've been looking at an Azur 640P on e-bay a couple of hours ago, and I believe there's another at BIN price of £90.
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