1. This site uses cookies. By continuing to use this site, you are agreeing to our use of cookies. Learn More.
  2. Where we are now: The site is back up and running! The character set encoding issue has been fixed so old posts should now look ok. I am currently working on themes/skins etc and I will be deleting the temporary green skin very soon as it has many issues. I will do a very quick variation on the stock blue skin first just to get a light-grey background and san-serif font, and I will set this as default. Later this week I will hopefully add a professional third-party skin in pfm colours (life is way too short to do this crap myself, and I've found one I really like than needs next to no tweaking). We are getting there slowly...
    Dismiss Notice
  3. May I please request people check and update their email address if it is out if date. I ask as I’m getting countless bounce errors as the server fails to send notifications through etc. I’ll eventually figure out how to send these to a black hole somewhere, but it makes sense to address it at source as quite a few folk are obviously not getting the thread and conversations notifications they have set in their preferences.
    Dismiss Notice
  4. Things you need to know about the new ‘Conversations’ PM system:

    a) DO NOT REPLY TO THE NOTIFICATION EMAIL! I get them, not the intended recipient. I get a lot of them and I do not want them! It is just a notification, log into the site and reply from there.

    b) To delete old conversations use the ‘Leave conversation’ option. This is just delete by another name.
    Dismiss Notice

What the heck is this?

Discussion in 'classic' started by cheviot, Oct 13, 2017.

  1. cheviot

    cheviot pfm Member

  2. Tony L

    Tony L Administrator

    Looks like some mutant cut ‘n’ shut of two Garrard 4HF decks.
  3. Patrick Dixon

    Patrick Dixon Imagineer

    You can hardly even see the join ...
  4. Beobloke

    Beobloke pfm Member

    Garrard 8HF??

  5. Bob McC

    Bob McC Living the life of Riley

    Is it a pushmepullyou?
  6. madmike

    madmike pfm Member

    Its a Siamese pair....prolly one idler only underneath and use of the second plinth as an armboard.
  7. madmike

    madmike pfm Member

    And more to the point....did you actually buy such a thing ?
  8. Barrymagrec

    Barrymagrec pfm Member

    Do I remember reading about a proposed early form of Stereo using two mono spirals cut on to one side?
  9. Bob McC

    Bob McC Living the life of Riley

    Imagine trying to cue it!!!
  10. Tony L

    Tony L Administrator

    I guess it was someone’s attempt at getting a LP and 78 capability without having to fart about changing heads. Maybe mono/stereo.
  11. jtrade

    jtrade pfm Member

    I think it looks peculiarly cool !
  12. rbrown

    rbrown I think therefore I think I am

    I thought it was something from Fisher Price, at first glance.
  13. Craig B

    Craig B Re:trophile

    Ah yes, Emory Cook of Cook Laboratories and Cook Records.

    The famous Cook "Clip-on"...


    Or for the full monty Cook Records experience, the Livingston Electronic Corporation Tonearm...


    Interestingly, the Livingston was the first tonearm that required low mass, high compliance cartridges, as the two independent vertically floating sub arms were of very low mass.

  14. Bob McC

    Bob McC Living the life of Riley

Share This Page