Here is an article by Gary Galo (ARSC member but I do not think he's on ARSCList), with many
references at the end including Tom Owen's AES presentation about electronic playback of acoustic
And let me say more nice things about my TDL 4010 Restoration Preamp:
I'm not sure what's so different about the OWL, except that it was there first.
If you need something more accurate and flexible than the Restoration Preamp, I think you need to
look at the excellent but costly LOC Analog Legacy Phonograph Playback System from Millennia:
As always, finding the best-condition disk you can and CLEANING IT WELL AND CAREFULLY will lead to
the best playback with any cartridge and amplifier.
-- Tom Fine
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From: "Kurt Nauck" <[log in to unmask]>
To: <[log in to unmask]>
Sent: Wednesday, July 23, 2014 12:17 PM
Subject: Re: [ARSCLIST] OWL
> Thanks Doug, I'll give him a shout.
> At 09:54 AM 7/23/2014, you wrote:
>>I'm certain that no circuit schematic was ever published.
>>But Tom Owen could answer any questions about that,
>>if he feels like it. You might reach him at:
>>[log in to unmask]
>>You spend the first 70% of your life acquiring "stuff",
>>and the remaining 30% getting rid of it.
>> > Date: Tue, 22 Jul 2014 09:38:52 -0500
>> > From: Kurt Nauck <[log in to unmask]>
>> > Subject: OWL
>> > Does anyone have a schematic for an OWL preamp/equalizer?
>> > Kurt Nauck
>> > c/o Nauck's Vintage Records & Texas Ready
>> > 22004 Sherrod Ln.
>> > Spring, Texas 77389
>> > www.78rpm.com | www.TexasReady.net
>> > www.MDADA.org | www.NewPledge.org
>> > E-Mail: [log in to unmask]
>> > Phone: (281) 288-7826 | Fax: (425) 930-6862
> Kurt Nauck
> c/o Nauck's Vintage Records & Texas Ready
> 22004 Sherrod Ln.
> Spring, Texas 77389
> www.78rpm.com | www.TexasReady.net
> www.MDADA.org | www.NewPledge.org
> E-Mail: [log in to unmask]
> Phone: (281) 288-7826 | Fax: (425) 930-6862