Have you checked your cartridge alignment? I'm slowly learning about
discs but Doug Pomeroy has discussed this in several venues to far
greater detail. There is a corollary in cartridge alignment similar to
azimuth in tape head alignment. If this is off, it will make what you
are trying to do less effective.
Richard L. Hess email: [log in to unmask]
Aurora, Ontario, Canada 647 479 2800
Quality tape transfers -- even from hard-to-play tapes.