March 19, 2016 by admin
All of the components are in perfect working order and have been meticulously maintained. The record cutting lathe was designed by Manley Labs, USA. It is arguably the finest record cutting system ever built. The lathe is comprised of the best components of Scully & Neumann. The base is a Scully base which is considered far superior to the Neumann base. The lathe is capable of half-speed mastering. It has a Technics SP-02 Drive Motor, Neumann 30lb Vacuum platter, Neumann Drop Box, and highly modified Westrex Head that fits a Neumann stylus. The preamps are a one-of-a-kind Manley Labs design known as Vanimal 1 and 2, with RIAA encoding switchable in or out for testing and cutting 78 rpm masters. It has cutting speeds of 16, 22.5, 33, 45, and 78rpm, with a pitch adjustment of +-10%. This Lathe will cut a 16 master laquer. The drive motor is a Technics SP-02 drive motor and is considered the most highly desired cutting motor. The power amplifiers are Manley Labs monoblocks with custom output transformers. The lathe also come with an Ortofon CPS-741 correction amplifier. The system comes with a fully operational Capps cutting computer. The lathe table is a custom built 4 laminate construction with air dampers for isolation of the base from the cutting table. 2 heavy gauge square steel tubing specifically designed for stability comprises the base. The preamps and power amplifiers were recently gone thru, and work flawlessly. Please contact if you need more info or pictures. The item “Manley Vinyl Record Cutting Lathe Complete shipping available” is in sale since Tuesday, March 15, 2016. This item is in the category “Consumer Electronics\Vintage Electronics\Vintage Audio & Video\Vintage Record Players”. The seller is “lagos-gonza” and is located in Aracena. This item can be shipped worldwide.