>A worn needle, on a single play, can shave the vinyl.
>Looking at a groove you can see even under the best of circumstances,
>that a needle has a rough ride.
Maybe this Laser Turntable will be affordable some day and solve the
"The ELP Laser Turntable is unique in that it uses laser beams
instead of a phono cartridge to play the traditional analog LP
records. When the LP record is well maintained, the ELP laser
turntable can reproduce music that is at par with or better than
the Compact Disc. It is definitely one of the best analog LP
sound reproduction systems that can pick up detail which cannot
be traced even by the best phono cartridge."
I want one.