Custom Super Scoutmaster

Custom Super Scoutmaster

Postby farmstar72 » Tue May 15, 2018 10:05 am

Starting this thread to show my custom Super Scoutmaster plinth. I wanted to make my own so I could easily swap tonearms. I made the plinth on a CNC router out of 3 layers of MDF. The armboard is shaped like a mirror of the motor cover on a HW-19. Once my design is finalized, I plan to wrap it in hardwood to look like a Classic with an SSM footprint. This will allow the use of any motor too.
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Re: Custom Super Scoutmaster

Postby farmstar72 » Tue May 15, 2018 10:06 am

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Re: Custom Super Scoutmaster

Postby MMMC » Fri May 25, 2018 6:14 am

farmstar72,

Very nice craftsmanship!
If you're targeting the SuperScoutmaster, I suspect you will not really be satisfied until you add the HRX dual motor/flywheel, with rim drive.

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Re: Custom Super Scoutmaster

Postby Brf » Fri May 25, 2018 9:18 am

Looks to be a fun and rewarding project. Please post some pictures of the finished product.

Did you ever consider using Baltic Birch ply over MDF and a substrate?
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Re: Custom Super Scoutmaster

Postby DeeCee » Fri May 25, 2018 9:48 am

Sorry. You're way too skillful. Move along... :lol:
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