DECCA: XMS specifications

Hello Mr. McCauley. What can you tell me about the Decca XMS please? Well now – a blast from the past eh? Okay, here goes: Plug-in type head was available separately for either Standard or LP Records. Brown head was standard. Red was for microgroove. The seal plate colour identified the impedance as follows: Gold […]

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Garrard 401 not working!

Hi I had my 401 overhauled by Classic turntables Company a couple of months ago and after FINALLY getting all the other pieces together, setting the first vinyl and pressing “on’…no movement no sound, nothing, just the strobe light. I’m wondering if I’ve overlooked anything that needs ‘released’ after transport. I removed the clamp, and […]

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