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Leveling Turntable I recently tried to level my turntables with a circular spirit level to get a better sound from them and it seems that the table that supports them is bowing a bit. I tried adjusting the feet on the turntables to level them but the feet come off before the turntables are level. Is it okay to use shims underneath the feet of the turntables to level them?

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Yes, shims are fine, but just remember, shims are prone to movement. Why don't you bring all the feet to their maximum setting, then adjust from there. Perhaps the table it is sitting on needs the shims?

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