The Wonderful World of Turntable Design


#241

To be fair, it would be hard not to


#242

:grinning: yes who knows what they were thinking of
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#243

Just cuz you can doesn’t mean you should type of thing.

That’s really bad.


#244

I’d have one just because it looks so ridiculous :rofl:


#245

It has twat written all over it. Wonder if John Terry has one?


#246

He is in the pub with the Sunderland team.:grin:


#247

Mr Whest (James) had two of those.


#248

Bit like his phonostages then

Bright


#249

Only some of them, my early one is fine, works really well with the Troika.


#250

Not anymore, some scally nicked it the other week when he was on his hols:slight_smile:


#251

A friend recently purchased an Inspire Eclipse with 12" arm. Very clean, elegant design.


#252

It’s a very decent sounding table that and the 9" version.

Robs place is just around the corner (literally) from where I work.


#253

Needs more ugly, no street cred.


#254

Your delivery sir:

I believe it is a Western Electric, supposedly dating to around the time of the First World War
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It has been bitchslapped by the hand of fugly repeatedly by the looks of it and then hasn’t aged well…


#255

Ha, ha, is that their attempt to isolate the motor?!


#256

That is so Edd9000


#257

So much want.


#258

Looks very similar to my old gran’s sewing machine


#259

'Tis a thing of beauty … and if you get tired of playing records you could always remove the cover from the grinding wheel at the left hand side and sharpen your cold chisel.


#260

Presumably it has some sort of worm and wheel gearbox. I can’t begin to imagine what that adds to the noise :smile: