Question about Audio Players & Recorders
THE RECORD LOADS THE ARM GOES OVER BUT THEN JUST GLIDES OVER THE RECORD AND FINISHES.
It sounds as if the tone arm has become unbalanced. Make sure the turntable is on a firm flat horizontal surface and at the opposite end of the arm from the needle there will be a weight and a means of altering the position of weight on the tone arm. This weight keeps the needle on the record but only lightly when positioned correctly. If positioned too far from the pivot post the needle will as you have experience skip virtually straight across the record. You need to adjust the weight so that the needle just sits in the groove and plays without being too heavy. It is best to use a record you are not too worried about for this testing as the test record can sometimes get scratched.
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Posted on Dec 11, 2014
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Posted on Jan 02, 2017
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