When the Technics SL-1200 direct drive turntable hit the market in 1972, there was nothing else like it. This turntable really was a game changer.
In fact, the SL-1200 was so popular that over one million units were manufactured, when production finally ended in 2010.… Read more
I recently serviced a Sony PS-1150 belt drive turntable and want to discuss why I service the spindle bearings on turntables.
The spindle bearing is the central bearing about which the platter turns, rotating the record.… Read more
I recently worked on a very cool and lovely old JVC QL-F4 direct-drive, fully automatic turntable.
The JVC QL-F4 is a mid-range deck from the once great JVC.… Read more
I’ve purchased some great new vinyl of late and recently took delivery of some great new polypropylene record sleeves. I get asked lots of questions about how I sleeve and house my records, so I figured I’d write an article about re-sleeving your record collection!… Read more