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On May 22, 2004, at 10:05 PM, Steven C. Barr wrote:
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Aaron Luis Levinson" <[log in to unmask]>
>> I have also removed quite a few bad skips by using hard-to-believe
>> manual methods.
>> The latest victory was with: second track on side 1
>> of Picanthropus Erectus by Charles Mingus original
>> Atlantic black label, 1956. This album with a skip
>> was worth half of what it is now worth without one.
>> The aesthetic value of hearing it straight through: priceless.
> So...how to manually correct skips or sticks on microgroove records?
> I've never been able to locate visible damage on these (unlike 78's
> where groove damage is usually visible). Obviously, at some point
> on the disc, the stylus can follow an alternative path...but if
> that path is invisible to the naked eye, how does one correct it?
> Steven C. Barr