Im inclined to agree with you...... I play most pre ww2 with a Russco tt with a GE transcription arm and stanton 500 cartridge. The counter balance can be adjusted from "0" to 10 grams just sliding the weight on the counter lever.
Seems to work for what i want and do
--- On Sat, 3/5/11, Steven C. Barr <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
> From: Steven C. Barr <[log in to unmask]>
> Subject: Re: [ARSCLIST] ELP turntable 5 years ago
> To: [log in to unmask]
> Date: Saturday, March 5, 2011, 5:43 PM
> I still believe that modern "stereo: turntables, with their
> minimal tracking
> weight (c. 1 gram) do NOT play 78's that well...reproducing
> surface noise than musical content...!
> Steven C. Barr