Suitable for all turntables with flat head shells... A must have accessory if you care about your stylus and your vinyl It is not possible to set up a turntable accurately without this simple but accurate quality mini bubble without accurate VTA and Azimuth you will not only get poor sonic results but also damage your vinyl and your stylus A Simple Listing for a cheap but Essential item The Vinyl Passion Head Level is simple to use.. This is not a cheap Chinese bubble it is a high quality unit manufactured In the USA Diameter 10mm weight 0.5g First gently place this on the surface of an old record on your platter while it is stationary and check you have the platter level If not first adjust your turntable to make sure the platter is level... Now to set the VTA or for those who cannot set the VTA by simple adjustment such as Rega owners you will need to shim either the cartridge or the tone arm base with washers to achieve this VTA Set.. Simply back the tone arm weight off by 0.5g now you can put the bubble on your head shell as in the pictures and lower the arm onto the stationary record the bubble needs to be central it will almost certainly be out.. After you have adjusted the arm for VTA ( Vertical Tracking Angle ) you will need to Address the Azimuth.. This can sometimes be achieved easily with tone arms with removable head shells as there is often a small amount of movement .. Some arms such as Project allow for the Twisting of the tone arm ( Azimuth Adjustment ) but for those that do not ether the tone arm or arm board will need adjusting to make proper alignment of the head shell to the platter possible... If this is noticeably out and you are not sure how to rectify this we strongly recommend that you have this carried out by a qualified turntable specialist.. We service and setup many turntables to a very high standard at our premises and we are always happy to offer free advice on setting up your turntable simply call us during normal UK office hours on 01623844478 and ask for Mark our Turntable specialist
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