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ACCESSIBILITY FEATURES

YBARRA FAMILY FONDS

Wax cylinder collection


THE MACHINE

Device designed and manufactured by Franz Lechleitner

The Cylinder Player consists on:

  • Driving Unit: 
  • Revox A80 capstan motor
  • Variable speed range from 65 rpm up to 260 rpm
  • In 2 ranges with digital read out of the speed.
  • PTFE bearings and highly polished shaft to smooth run 
  • Cylinder fixing:
  • between two rubber coated holders allowing fixing of repaired and parttly damaged cylinders without any risc for damage.
  • Capable of managing standard, saloon and Giant concal cylinders of 100 grooves or 200 grooves per inch pitch 
  • Arm drive:
  • modofied Revox B790 linear ton arm covering 2 minutes and 4 minutes cylinders 
  • Power consumption: 100 W, 22 V 
  • Pickup cartridge:
  • Shure M 44 - 7 stereo 
  • Needles:
  • 185 µ, 254 µ, 305 µ fully front radius ellipt. 

Preamplifier:

  • Österreichische Akademie Der Wissenschaften Inv. Nr. Ph.A.B. 35
  • Preampl. settings: vertical, flat

 


ERESBIL

Basque archives of music
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