Look at these pictures...
And dontÂ´t forget to download THE MANUAL. 14 MB = hi-res scan. I cannot imagine low res scan for such intesting piece of audio history
Very inspiring look in the history of broadcasting in before_tape_times. Imagine delayed transmissions of Bing Crosby or Benny Goodman from N.Y.C. to West Coast runnig from this mamouth
ThatÂ´s the transcription turntable - in original sense. For me simply misused term if used without correct historical/technical context.
Regarding new and affordable TT for playing radio transcription disks:
Some basic hints are in this tutorial:http://www.videointerchange.com/vintage_78s.htm
Tips for new "transcription TT":http://www.esotericsound.com/turntable.htmhttp://www.esotericsound.com/turntable1.htmhttp://www.garage-a-records.com/alltt.html
(Aten 16, low budget)
DonÂ´t forget to find proprietary phono preamp equiped with older equalization curves!
One example of working configuration (used on very valuable audio collection): vintage discs from Alan Lomax Collection and technology used for reissues:http://mixonline.com/recording/masterin ... _archives/
Recently is AL Collection "served" by Simon Yorke too, but such expansive tool is not for everyone.