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  1. #1
    Joe Hickey
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    Recording 78 Vinyl

    Mark Teigen wrote:
    >> I have a lot of 78 records I would like to record.
    >>
    >> Has anyone tried any of the software that converts 78’s played at 45
    >> to
    >> MPG?
    >>
    >>
    >>
    >> Thanks ahead of time for your help!
    >>

    >

    Jack then wrote:
    > not that I know of, but it sounds a little shaky compared to just using
    > a turntable that's 78 RPM capable.
    >
    > --
    > Jack at Monkeynoodle dot Org: It's a Scientific Venture...
    > Riding the Emergency Third Rail Power Trip since 1996!


    Then I wrote...

    I think you need a different stylus (needle) for 78s compared to 45/33
    RPM vinyl... the groove is a different shape

    Cheers,

    Joe

  2. #2
    T
    Guest

    Recording 78 Vinyl

    > I think you need a different stylus (needle) for 78s compared to 45/33 RPM
    > vinyl... the groove is a different shape


    Different EQ curve as well (actually, lots of different ones for 78, see
    http://sound.westhost.com/project91.htm )

    Tom

  3. #3
    Stephen Ward
    Guest

    Recording 78 Vinyl

    The following links may also be helpful... -- provided by Martin
    Hairer, who produces Amadeus, the excellent sound editor for Macintosh:

    <http://www.hairersoft.com/Amadeus.html>

    ----------

    "Audio Restoration" by Ron Tipton:

    <http://www.tdl-tech.com/restore.htm>


    "Digitally Restoring Old Recordings On the Cheap" by John M. Clement,
    PhD:

    <http://www.hal-pc.org/~clement/Restoring%20Old%20Recordings.htm>

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    Cheers...

    - $.

    Stephen R Ward
    <srward (AT) srward (DOT) com>


    On 5 Jan 2005, at 09:43, T wrote:

    >> I think you need a different stylus (needle) for 78s compared to
    >> 45/33 RPM vinyl... the groove is a different shape

    >
    > Different EQ curve as well (actually, lots of different ones for 78,
    > see http://sound.westhost.com/project91.htm )
    >
    > Tom

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