The Talking Machine Forum — For All Antique Phonographs & Recordings

It is currently Tue Jul 17, 2018 10:43 pm

All times are UTC - 5 hours [ DST ]


Forum rules


Please click here to view the forum rules



Post new topic Reply to topic  [ 16 posts ]  Go to page Previous  1, 2
Author Message
 Post subject: Re: Sapphire ball stylus needle 78rpm Pathé For real?
PostPosted: Sun Oct 22, 2017 4:56 am 
Offline
Victor I
User avatar
Pellicano Treasures
Joined: Thu Aug 24, 2017 6:59 pm
Posts: 154
Location: Bridgeton, NJ
Larry Hawes wrote:
This is silly. After selling over 200 of these do you not think I know the real thing. I purchased these from the seller many years ago. You perhaps have heard of him since I also assisted in placing his entire collection of cylinders and discs in the Library at University of California Santa Barbara after his death. Visit this site and move on. https://www.library.ucsb.edu/special-co ... -pa-mss-78. Done. If you do not like the stylus I pay for return no charges to buyer.
Larry Hawes

Thanks for the post Larry!I cant wait to get this in from you! Going on my Pathé VII!! Im an East Coast guy who has only been a collector for a short time but a lifetime phonograph lover! Grew up around my older brothers Vics!! Thanks again!!


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: Sapphire ball stylus needle 78rpm Pathé For real?
PostPosted: Mon Oct 23, 2017 2:46 pm 
Offline
Victor I
User avatar
Pellicano Treasures
Joined: Thu Aug 24, 2017 6:59 pm
Posts: 154
Location: Bridgeton, NJ
Got the stylus in and its perfect!!!


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: Sapphire ball stylus needle 78rpm Pathé For real?
PostPosted: Tue Oct 24, 2017 2:04 pm 
Offline
Victor I
Joined: Sat Feb 11, 2017 8:39 pm
Posts: 188
Considering getting one.
Will it work OK on my 78-tone arm attachment/reproducer-needle, on my Edison C-19?

Jerry


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: Sapphire ball stylus needle 78rpm Pathé For real?
PostPosted: Tue Oct 24, 2017 2:13 pm 
Offline
Victor V
Joined: Mon Oct 03, 2011 7:54 pm
Posts: 2274
JAR wrote:
Considering getting one.
Will it work OK on my 78-tone arm attachment/reproducer-needle, on my Edison C-19?

Jerry


It will, if your adapter can play verticals. This usually requires a swivel joint so that the diaphragm faces either forward or downwards. If your adapter does not have that kind of joint, you can't play vertical cut records properly and the stylus will do you no good.


Last edited by 52089 on Tue Oct 24, 2017 2:33 pm, edited 1 time in total.

Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: Sapphire ball stylus needle 78rpm Pathé For real?
PostPosted: Tue Oct 24, 2017 2:28 pm 
Offline
Victor I
Joined: Sat Feb 11, 2017 8:39 pm
Posts: 188
This is what I have, and it does swivel when you adjust the screw.

Attachment:
adapter.jpg
adapter.jpg [ 960.89 KiB | Viewed 225 times ]



Jerry


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: Sapphire ball stylus needle 78rpm Pathé For real?
PostPosted: Tue Oct 24, 2017 2:34 pm 
Offline
Victor V
Joined: Mon Oct 03, 2011 7:54 pm
Posts: 2274
That adapter should work just fine, in the position shown, for vertical cut records of all types.


Top
 Profile  
 
Display posts from previous:  Sort by  
Post new topic Reply to topic  [ 16 posts ]  Go to page Previous  1, 2

All times are UTC - 5 hours [ DST ]


Who is online

Users browsing this forum: Google [Bot] and 4 guests


You cannot post new topics in this forum
You cannot reply to topics in this forum
You cannot edit your posts in this forum
You cannot delete your posts in this forum
You cannot post attachments in this forum

Search for:
Jump to:  
Powered by phpBB © 2000, 2002, 2005, 2007 phpBB Group
Americanized by Maël Soucaze.