Responses from shotgun77

Turntable Isolation
I bought a 2 1/4" thick, Maple cutting board from Market place for 60 dollars. I then bought rubber feet for it from home depot. The pucks you put under furniture.  I think they were under 10 dollars. It reduced my problem significantly.  Good luck!  
Phono Cartridge Purchase from Asia?
I bought a Ruby Z from Kron. Fast shippin and responsive. However, the serial# was changed on the outer white paper that wraps the case. I reached out to Benz. Apparently, my carts serial # doesn't exist to them. They called it a grey market cart...