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Where can i get a grub screw for the stylus arm for a stanton str8-30 deck

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Depends where you live? If in the UK try Maplin or if USA Radio Shack, or those type of shops.

Posted on Jun 02, 2010

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Hi there on my stanton t-80 decks every so often it will only start playing out of one speaker. I've changed the cables and was fine and then it occured again, its not the mixer because i've done checks on...


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I hope this helps,
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