Re: [Phono-L] C-4 DD stylus

2018-02-16 Thread Ron L'Herault via Phono-L
Was told that it is an Edison product. The little jar it is in has the number6927 on it. Ron L From: Phono-L [mailto:phono-l-boun...@oldcrank.org] On Behalf Of Greg Bogantz via Phono-L Sent: Friday, February 16, 2018 5:56 PM To: Ron L'Herault via Phono-L Cc: Greg Bogantz Subject: Re:

Re: [Phono-L] C-4 DD stylus

2018-02-16 Thread Peter Fraser via Phono-L
http://forum.talkingmachine.info/viewtopic.php?f=11=20944=10 Sent from my iPhone -- Peter pjfra...@mac.com > On Feb 16, 2018, at 4:52 PM, Ron L'Herault via Phono-L > wrote: > > Was told that it is an Edison product. The little jar it is in has the > number6927 on it.

Re: [Phono-L] C-4 DD stylus

2018-02-16 Thread Peter Fraser via Phono-L
Geometry is wrong for it to play verticals in a lateral pickup. Do a search on “Hughes Stylus” for an example of something that does. Sent from my iPhone -- Peter pjfra...@mac.com > On Feb 16, 2018, at 4:52 PM, Ron L'Herault via Phono-L > wrote: > > Was told that it

Re: [Phono-L] C-4 DD stylus

2018-02-16 Thread Greg Bogantz via Phono-L
    I don't think that playing DDs is what this stylus was intended to do.  To be effective for playing vertical cut discs with a lateral pickup, the stylus assembly has to have the tip considerably offset to the side relative to the line of the shank.  This allows the assembly to be a lever

Re: [Phono-L] C-4 DD stylus

2018-02-16 Thread charles smith via Phono-L
Ron- I think the electric pick up Edison reproducers have a stylus cross bar that has a hole in the center of it to accept a steel needle. Charlie On Fri, 2/16/18, Ron L'Herault via Phono-L wrote: Subject: [Phono-L] C-4 DD