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Bothered by bounce? Jonathan Scull offers some solutions for turntable owners with problem floors in "Fine Tunes" No.20. He also describes how impoverished audiophiles can make their own low-cost anti-vibration shelves. Stereophile readers respond with their own experiences—and a warning.

"Thiels aren't exotic enough," feels one of Sam Tellig's hair-shirted audiophile pals. The indefatigable Mr. T. sets out to prove that exoticism is not necessarily a virtue in his enthusiastic report on the Thiel CS1.5 loudspeaker. This floorstanding two-way offers a lot of musical performance for not a lot of long green.