Audio Solutions Question of the Week: How Do I Set Up My AT-LP1240-USBXP Turntable?

Audio Solutions Question of the Week: How Do I Set Up My AT-LP1240-USBXP Turntable?

Question: How do I set up my AT-LP1240-USBXP turntable? Answer: Carefully unpack the AT-LP1240-USBXP turntable and familiarize yourself with its parts and accessories. You should have the following items: Turntable body Dust cover Record platter Slip mat Headshell with preinstalled AT-XP5 DJ… Continue Reading

Audio Solutions Question of the Week: Why Is My Turntable So Much Quieter Than My CD Player?

Why Is My Turntable So Much Quieter Than My CD Player?

Question: Why is my turntable so much quieter than my CD player? Answer: Suppose you are hooking up your brand new Audio-Technica turntable to your home theater system. You have your TV, CD player, Blu-ray player and turntable all hooked… Continue Reading

Audio Solutions Question of the Week: How Do I Set Up My AT-LP7 Turntable?

Audio Solutions Question of the Week: How Do I Set Up My AT-LP7 Turntable?

Question: How do I set up my AT-LP7 turntable? Answer: Carefully unpack the AT-LP7 turntable and familiarize yourself with its parts and accessories. You should have the following items: Turntable body Dust cover Record platter Drive belt Headshell with preinstalled… Continue Reading

Audio Solutions Question of the Week: What Are the Differences Between Hi-Fi and DJ/Broadcast Phono Cartridges?

Question: What are the differences between hi-fi and DJ/broadcast phono cartridges? Answer: When shopping for a new turntable or selecting a new or replacement phono cartridge you may notice some substantial differences between the many models offered today. Differences not… Continue Reading

Audio-Solutions Question of the Week: What Are the Differences Between Moving Magnet and Moving Coil Phono Cartridges?

Audio-Solutions Question of the Week: What Are the Differences Between Moving Magnet and Moving Coil Phono Cartridges?

Question: What are the differences between moving magnet and moving coil phono cartridges? Answer: Both moving magnet (MM) and moving coil (MC) cartridges are tiny electromagnetic generators, converting the mechanical movement (vibration) created by their stylus riding in a record’s… Continue Reading

Blog Roundup: How to Set Up & Operate A-T Products (Part 2: Turntables)

Blog Roundup: How to Set Up and Operate A-T Products (Part 2: Turntables)

Last week, in Part 1 of this two-part “how to” roundup, we gathered together a number of our previous posts dealing with the operation of our microphones and headphones. As promised, this week we’ve compiled a list of posts about… Continue Reading