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Dual Turntables

Added several documents relating to Dual turntables including the instruction manuals (en) for CH Dust Covers, CK Plinths and the optional V-15 III phono cartridge. Many thanks to sacha for the scans

Kenwood KD-2055

Instruction manual (en) for the Kenwood KD-2055 automatic, belt-drive turntable. Many thanks to vjs for the scans

Jeweltone Phono Cartridges

Specification sheets (en) added for the Jeweltone JT-333 and JT-555 2-channel moving magnet cartridges. Many thanks to Balifly for the scans

Thorens BTD-12S

Owners manual (de,fr) for the Thorens BTD-12S professional gimbal bearing tonearm. Many thanks to zwarte-romantiek for the scans

Onkyo CP-1055F II

Precision tonearm tracking gauge for the Onkyo CP-1055F II fully automatic turntable. Many thanks to Ko Kammeijer for the scans

Ortofon Jubilee

Installation manual (en) added for the Ortofon Jubilee stereo moving-coil cartridge. Many thanks to alainleroy for the scans

Thorens TD126

Service manual (de) for the Thorens TD126 3-Speed, belt-drive, suspended-chassis turntable. Many thanks to kerkjc58 for the excellent scans

Audiocraft AC-3000 + AC-4000

Instruction manual (en) for the Audiocraft AC-3000 and AC-4000 oil-damped stereo tonearms. Many thanks to ddriveman for the scans

Technics Products 1978

Added a 1978 Technics Product Catalogue detailing their range of turntables. Thanks again to Bobbyrae for the scans

Audio Technica AT440Ml

Uploaded the instruction manual (en) for the Audio Technica AT440Ml dual-magnet stereo phono cartridge. Many thanks to Bobbyrae for the scans

Kenwood KD-3055

Owners manual (en) added for the Kenwood KD-3055 semi-automatic, belt-drive turntable. Many thanks to antiques for the scans

Technics Turntables

Added a 1980 catalogue (en) detailing Technics turntable range. Many thanks to alanomt for the scans

Goldring Lenco L 90

Instruction manual (en) and service manual (de) for the vintage Goldring Lenco L90 two-speed, belt-driven turntable. Many thanks to toomas22 for the scans

Garrott P-66

Owners manual (en) for the Garrott P-66 dynamic-coil stereo hi-fi cartridge. Many thanks to Singlemania45 for the scans

Philips GA 202

Uploaded the service manual (de) for the Philips GA 202 three speed belt-drive turntable. Many thanks to eb2jim for the scans

Thorens TD150

Four page brochure (de) for the Thorens TD150 mkII turntable. Thanks again to alof 57 for the scans

Braun PS 450

Instruction manual (en) for the Braun PS 450 two-speed turntable. Many thanks to yuppi for the scans

Technics SL-Q303

Service manual (en) added for the Technics SL-Q303 fully-automatic, quartz phase-locked turntable. Many thanks to cootr_brn for the scans

SABA Turntables

Added the owners manual for the SABA PSP 244, PSP 250 and RPC 963, and the service manual for the PSP 350. Thanks again to Jeepo65 for the scans, the originals of which can be found on the SABA page

Technics SL-B300

Owners manual (de) for the Technics SL-B300 two-speed, belt-drive turntable. Many thanks to Andre11 for the scans

Tonearm Geometry

Uploaded the June 2010 revised editions of Graeme Dennes Tonearm Geometry Analysis and [url=]Is the Löfgren A Solution Unique?[/url]. Thanks again to Graeme for sharing his work.

Electro-Sonic Laboratories

Mounting template for the Electro-Sonic Laboratories ESL S-1000 and S-2000 tonearms. Many thanks to groovesngear for the scans

Dual CS 630Q

Multi-language owners manual (en,de,fr,nl,es,sv,it) for the Dual CS 630Q Quartz PLL turntable. Many thanks to phaedradon for the scans

Astatic

Sales bulletin for the Astatic QT phono cartridge, instructions for the model EA-1 phono stage and data sheet for the D9 pickup arm. Thanks again to Topper for the scans

Hitachi HT-354

Service manual (en) for the Hitachi HT-354 and HT-356 direct-drive turntables. Many thanks to vinylenginebill for the scans

Thorens

Full colour product catalogues detailing the Thorens 800 Series turntables, the TD160HD and the 2009 Product range. Thanks again to Terry Robinson for the scans

Densen Audio Technologies DP-04

Flyer showing the dip-switch settings for the Densen Audio Technologies DP-04 MM/MC phono stage. Many thanks to scho2684 for the scans

Ortofon For Better Sound

Added a German language product catalogue Ortofon Zum Guten Ton or For Better Sound. Many thanks to alof 57 for the scans

Thorens TD104 + TD105

Uploaded the service manual (en) for the Thorens TD104 and TD105 two-speed, belt-drive turntables. Thanks again to alayn91 for the scans

Philips AF 829

Service manual (en,fr) for the Philips AF 829 two-speed, automatic, belt-drive turntable. Many thanks to alayn91 for the scans

Pickering EP-200

Owners manual (en) for the Pickering EP-200 stereo phono cartridge. Many thanks to electrafixion for the scans

Technics SL-Q303

Operating manual (en) for the Technics SL-Q303 fully-automatic, quartz phase-locked turntable. Many thanks to alanomt for the scans

Thorens TD105

Added the owners manual (en,de,fr) for the Thorens TD105 two-speed, belt-drive turntable. Scans by JaS

ADC Accutrac 4000

Instruction manual, packing list and trouble shooting guide for the ADC Accutrac 4000 two-speed, direct-drive turntable. Many thanks to boatdrinks for the scans

Grundig AG 1025

User manual (en,de) for the Grundig AG 1025 stereo record changer. Many thanks to tsanmingchou for the scans

Rek-O-Kut Products

Added the December 1955 Rek-O-Kut Products price list. Many thanks to Topper for the scans

Toshiba SR-370

Instruction manual (en) for the Toshiba SR-370 direct-drive record player. Many thanks to pogo for the scans

Technics SL-QL1

Uploaded the service manual (no schematics) for the Technics SL-QL1 fully automatic, quartz-locked, direct-drive turntable. Many thanks to bigbadwolf for the scans

Denon DP-1200

Owners manual (en,fr) and service manual (en) for the Denon DP-1200 servo-controlled, direct-drive record player. Many thanks to elmeur for the scans

Rotel Turntables

Added schematics (en) for the Rotel RP2500, RP3300 and RP5300 turntables

The Clearaudio Alignment Tool

This paper is the fourth one of a series dedicated to the analysis of alignment tools offered by various manufacturers or offered for free on the Internet. This time Seb takes a look at the Clearaudio alignment tool