Gettin' Into the Grooves

Gilletti, Eddie
March 2006
Mix;Mar2006, Vol. 30 Issue 3, p94
The article focuses on the optimization of a turntable, the direct-drive Technics SL-1200. It mentions that in understanding the master record, it will help the user realize the importance of the interrelationship of tone arm, cartridge, and stylus. It also states the disadvantage of pivoting arms. Audiophiles and archivists determine the actual tracking force by the rubber-like substance used at the pivot force.


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