The Kuzma SAFIR 9 tonearm is our best attempt to extract more music from vinyl records that has, until now, ever been heard.
13 years on the market and still regarded as tonearm which brings LP reproduction closest to the master tape.
Given to Kuzma company for its innovative and original solutions to vinyl reply and said: And Kuzma is a maker who builds a turntable expected to both be built for decades and last for decades.
HIFI + Issue 2000
PLATIS 54 and PLATIS 65 are passive isolation platforms to minimase any vibrations reaching any audio components. Base frame is made from solid aluminium supported by adjustable feet. Top supporting plate is hard laminated plate reinforced with solid aluminium plate. You can also just purchase top plate( hard laminated plate only). Upper plate and lower frame are separated by multi layer silicone & aluminium dampers which filter vibration in audible range. See DEWESOFT graph photo measured with DEWESOFT system: DEWESOFT X DSA vibration system- modal hammer...» more
Damper isolation feet can be used under any audio component in order to filter structual vibrations as well also acting as noise filter suppressors for vibrations generated by the component itself. They are sold in sets of 3 or 4 pcs. The top and bottom cups are machined from a solid aluminium plate. The cups are separated with multi layered silicone& aluminum dampers which filters vibrations up to 3000 Hz. Dampers are simply positioned under any audio component either under metal plate, spike or under rubber feet. If audio...» more
220922: Safir 9 tonearm HIFI+ UK SEPTEMBER 2022- ISSUE #211: Link
210901: XL DC turntable+ Air line +4P14+CAR 60- HIFI+ UK- AUGUST 2021- ISSUE #198: Link
201212: Stabi R+4Point+CAR 50- STEREO SOUND - JAPAN- WINTER 2021 - ISSUE # 217
190930: Kuzma Stabi S with 4Point 9 and CAR 40 review in HIFI+ Sep 2019 # 175 by A. Sircom: Link.
"......you are forgiven for thinking you are listening to something closer to 15.000 GBP or more."
System total price 8.150 GBP
180926: World exclusive: Stabi R turntable in HIFI + October 2018/#164 by A. Sircom: ...know that the Stabi R comes from a very different place, one that goes for naturalness of sound, and follows the ethos laid down by the late Harry Pearson decades before Kuzma made its first turntable. You feel drawn to well-recorded, unamplified sounds in a natural acoustic, hence the reaching for those ancient Proprius recording. The Stabi R has the power to shock, as long as your records are up to the task. See review: Link
Comment: H. Pearson founder/editor of TAS magazine
180831: Kuzma CAR 60 cartridge review in HIFI + in August 2018 issue #162 by R. Gregory- Front cover: " Is this the world's best cartridge?"
180510: Kuzma 4Point 9 tonearm was just reviewed in Stereophile June's issue 41/6-2018 by M. Fremer.
180115: Kuzma 4Point 9 tonearm review in HIFI + in Jan 2018 by A. Sircom: "Kuzma's new 4Point- the best tonearm ever?"
Kuzma Stabi M turntable with 4Point 14 tonearm was reviewed in Stereophile(# 39/11: 2016) by M. Fremer.
Kuzma 4Point 14 inch tonearm was reviewed in HIFI PLUS #133/2016 March issue by Roy Gregory.
Kuzma Stabi XL DC kit was reviewed in HIFI PLUS #124/2015 June issue by Roy Gregory.
Kuzma Stabi M turntable with 4Point tonearm and Kuzma CAR 50 cartridge review is published in HIFI+ magazine December 2014, issue # 118.
Kuzma Stabi M turntable with 4Point tonearm and Kuzma CAR 40 cartridge review is in The Absolute Sound December 2014, issue # 248.
KUZMA MC cartridge CAR- 20 - First review in HIFI PLUS #110 ( April 2014)
Roy Gregory finishes first review of Kuzma CAR-20 cartridge ( our entry level) in HIFI+ magazine with these words: " ......once heard, nothing else at the price is going to come close."