My VPI Scout II

Re: My VPI Scout II

Postby wolfyboy359 » Tue Feb 28, 2017 12:44 pm

Nice catch edw! It also looks like he is using the anti-skate device with the twisted wire method at the same time!! I think this is a no-no.
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Re: My VPI Scout II

Postby Wax » Thu Mar 02, 2017 12:38 pm

edw wrote:Nice!

I'd unwind the wire between the arm and lemo connector, though. Seems too tight.


Phew! Just thinking the same thing. :shock:
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Re: My VPI Scout II

Postby Dorian » Thu Mar 02, 2017 12:53 pm

edw wrote:I'd unwind the wire between the arm and lemo connector, though. Seems too tight.

I second that. Looks way too tight. Given that you are using the mechanical anti-skate, the lemo wire should be set so that when the mechanical anti-skate is NOT applied and the tonearm balances freely, the tonearm does not move outwards from the spindle by itself. Once that is the case, then apply the mechanical anti-skate.
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