cheapest spot for replacement Ortofons?

Discussion in 'TRIBE Main Forum' started by Adam Duke, Jan 15, 2002.

  1. Adam Duke

    Adam Duke TRIBE Member

    Hey fellow Tribers...where can i go to get the best price on Ortofon Nightclub needles?
    I just need to get some replacements...what stores carry them?

    @m.
     
  2. graham

    graham Well-Known Member

    I would also like to know this
     
  3. poker face

    poker face TRIBE Member

    I need new Stanton Trackmaster replacements!

    Help me out also!
     
  4. Adam Duke

    Adam Duke TRIBE Member

    (i should have stated 'preferably relatively downtown also', as I'd like to pick them up tonight)

    @m. <---addict!
     
  5. kodos

    kodos TRIBE Member

    i know an ortofon distributor in the states - the prices are good

    i dunno about individual stylii but a nightclub cartridge with 2 needles is around $100 american

    goa@bellatlantic.net may have been the guy's email... name's david... mention me, maybe i'll get a deal? [​IMG]
     
  6. Soundstream

    Soundstream TRIBE Member

    I bought mine at Metro Sound. I think I paid $110 or $120 for two of them. Can't remember for sure.

    I was surprised it was that expensive, but I didn't exactly know where else to get them and couldn't be arsed to search around downtown. I am sure you could get them cheaper elsewhere, but I don't know of where. I got the impression I was being ripped off.

    Cheers ... Ian [​IMG]
     
  7. Jeremy Jive

    Jeremy Jive TRIBE Member

    My suggestion would be metro sound but you can also try any of the record shops along yonge. They are all pretty close to each other now. Traxx usually has some stock and so does Play De. Try and get a price idea from the net and that way you will know what you should be paying for.

    jeremy -metro sound is your best bet- jive
     
  8. jmaggs

    jmaggs TRIBE Member

    Metrop0lis Records at Queen & Spadina carries them for about 50$ each I believe. At least that's how much I paid last time I was there.

    Maggs [​IMG]
     
  9. Spinsah

    Spinsah TRIBE Member

    Any idea what a concorde styli would cost?
     
  10. Adam Duke

    Adam Duke TRIBE Member

    $65/ortofon nightclub needle @ Metropolis. I just called.

    @m.
     
  11. PeterNomad

    PeterNomad TRIBE Member

    Try De Music Library in scarboro
    they got some good stuff!

    416-431-8889
     
  12. Adam Duke

    Adam Duke TRIBE Member

    $69/nightclub at Play De Record.
     
  13. Soundstream

    Soundstream TRIBE Member

    I guess the price I paid was reasonable after all. Like I said, I paid either $55 or $60 each for mine at Metro Sound. It definetly wasn't more than $60, I know that for a fact.

    Cheers ... Ian [​IMG]
     

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