Audio Solutions Question of the Week: How Do I Set Up the AT6006R Safety Raiser to Automatically Lift the Tonearm on My Turntable?

Audio Solutions Question of the Week: How Do I Set Up the AT6006R Safety Raiser to Automatically Lift the Tonearm on My Turntable?

Question: How do I set up the AT6006R Safety Raiser to automatically lift the tonearm on my turntable? Answer: If you have an AT-LP5, AT-LP7, or other fully manual turntable with a clearance of at least 14 mm between the… Continue Reading

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