>The lathe had a vertical motion that made a 54 spoke pattern on the record.

Does this explain the spoke patterns sometimes seen on 78s? I have always
wondered what caused this phenomenon. Was it a vibration in the cutting
machine which caused the stylus to dig a little deeper into the wax?

Kurt & Diane Nauck

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