• Buying your first turntable? Here's what to go for.

    · By Rob Sheeley

    Are you interested in vinyl records and turntables but don't know where to begin? You might be wondering what are some of the things you should look at when considering buying a new turntable... When buying a new turntable, there are several things to consider. Firstly, the amplifier is an important component as it affects the sound quality. What cartridge does it have? Look for a turntable with a built-in preamp or one that can connect to an external amplifier. Secondly, the materials used in the turntable's construction can impact its durability and sound quality. Look for turntables made with...

  • The Guide To Getting The Perfect Gift For A Record Collector

    · By Rob Sheeley

    When talking about gifts and upgrades for a record collector you can never go wrong with a new turntable! If they could use an upgrade on their first turntable or even just need their first turntable there are a few things to consider... Look for one that has an adjustable counterweight and anti-skate control, as these features will help ensure the record plays properly, and doesn't skip. Additionally, consider the type of cartridge the turntable uses, as this can have a big impact on the sound quality. Here are some high-quality turntables for collectors of all ranges: When it comes to speakers,...

  • How To Enhance The Sound Quality Of Your Turntable

    · By Rob Sheeley

    Whether you're a vinyl enthusiast or a complete beginner, you know how important the sound quality is to fully enjoy the music. Here are the top three ways to increase the sound quality of your turntable... Before we get into making adjustments you want to make sure you have a turntable that is actually good quality. You want to look for something that has all of the staples like anti-skate, speed controls, and so on. Something like our CS-59 or CS-61 are great options to choose to go with next or be your first system.  But, if you do have a good...