[78-L] Old Geezers

Ron L'Herault lherault at bu.edu
Fri Mar 23 20:20:51 PDT 2012



-----Original Message-----
From: 78-l-bounces at klickitat.78online.com
[mailto:78-l-bounces at klickitat.78online.com] On Behalf Of David Breneman
Sent: Friday, March 23, 2012 11:15 PM
To: 78-L Mail List
Subject: Re: [78-L] Old Geezers

 From: Ron L'Herault <lherault at bu.edu>

>  ...If
> you are playing an electrically recorded record on an acoustical  
>(non-Orthophonic/Vivatonal/Panatrope), a practice you should avoid, at 
>least  use a soft tone needle to minimize wear to the grooves.   Your 
>playback  machine should have a rebuilt reproducer with the right 
>gaskets so that  compliance will be at its best.  The arm should move 
>freely both laterally  and up and down...

A *really* good rule of thumb is to never play a record on a machine that is
older than the record.
78-L mailing list
78-L at klickitat.78online.com

More information about the 78-L mailing list