Trackside wrote:wordwizard wrote:Nahh.... it's just so you get used to the crappy sound over time.
You'll assume that when new it sounds like poop and will get better. After a while your ears get used to how it sounds and since you won't have a "before and after" method of comparing it, you'll go on your merry way thinking that what you're getting out of it is the best that it can do.
Phenomenon of changed cartridge frequency response from first use to + 10 or + 20 hours confirmed by measurement of frequency spectrum of pink noise track on test record analysed by FFT.
can you post plots of this?would be interesting to see which plot adheres to vendors spec best:-the new or the run in one