Ben-Do you notice a wobble of the tonearm? Heat applied to one side of the
record actually shrinks it lateraly -
if this is not the case, I'd suggest dry cleaning with a nail brush - then
finish with a terry cloth - any gum in the grooves will be polished out this
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Subject: [ARSCLIST] VICTROLAC 78s.
A few months back, I asked about a Victrolac set of 78s (Stokowski
conducting the Gurre Lieder) which I was having trouble transferring. I
got some great suggestions but they were lost when my computer crashed.
I was having trouble transferring them. No matter which stylus or speed I
tried, the stylus would jump ahead. The records are immaculate and I am
Please suggest anything and everything you can think of.