Really? I'm no expert on cylinders, but thought all cylinders played with
a flat-bottomed stylus, the grooves being more like troughs, with the
modulation being in the bottom surface rather than the groove walls. i
don't think you ever want to play a cylinder with a pointed stylus made for
On Fri, Dec 18, 2015 at 9:13 PM, Rob Lomas <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
> Edison factory blueprints show the 4 minute stylus as 3.5 mil conical.
> On 12/18/15 8:15 PM, Overkill wrote:
>> I have been wanting to build myself an Archeophone for playing the common
>> Amberol type 4 Minute Cylinders. I want to use a moving magnet cartridge
>> and I am looking for suggestions as to which cartridge and needle size is
>> best suited to fit the grooves correctly??