I'm just guessing here but, it seems that the problem is the stylus to groove geometry in addition to tracking problems. Or the groove is over modulated, or it could be a very bad pressing.
On Saturday, July 2, 2016 11:33 AM, Dave Burnham <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
Well, Dennis, if other records play cleanly and this particular album is distorted, where else could the problem be, unless this set is modulated at a very high level?
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> On Jul 2, 2016, at 10:15 AM, Dennis Rooney <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
> Dear Ben,
> Don't be too sure that the distortion is in fact on the discs.
>> On Thu, Jun 30, 2016 at 4:20 PM, Benjamin Roth <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
>> Hello everyone
>> I'm having a distortion problem with some 78s I'm transferring on a
>> Technics Quartz SL-1200 MK2.
>> The records are 10-inch 78s from an album - "Mildred Bailey with Red Norvo
>> and his Music".
>> The label is CROWN. The records are in good condition BUT I can't find a
>> stylus that doesn't give a distorted sound.
>> The styli I've tried so far are Shure .0028 EDT, .0028 CTD, GE VRII and
>> Stanton 500 3.3 ET.
>> I have other styli, but can anyone make a suggestion.
>> Ben Roth
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