A test record to provide the basic test signals necessary to calibrate a turntable or cutting lathe as simply as possible. Recommended for use with the Musical Surroundings Fozgometer.



  • Produced by Clark Williams and Barry Wolifson
  • Cut at Sterling Sound on a Neumann VMS-80 cutting lathe with a newly rebuilt SX-74 cutterhead

Track list: Side 1: 1. 1 kHz reference tone 7cm/s lateral in phase (mono) 2. 1 kHz reference level, left channel only 3. 1 kHz reference level, right channel only 4. 1 kHz tone at -20dB below reference level, lateral 5. 10 kHz reference tone at -20dB, lateral 6. 1 kHz to 20 kHz sweep at -20dB, lateral 7. 1 kHz to 20 Hz sweep at 0VU, lateral 8. 100 Hz reference tone at 0VU, lateral 9. VTA adjust 10. Standard Wow & Flutter test signal; 3150 Hz Side 2: 1. Anti-skating test; 315 Hz amplitude sweep to +12dB, lateral 2. Pink noise lateral 3. Pink noise vertical 4. 1 kHz at reference level, vertical 5. 1 kHz to 10 Hz sweep at -20dB below reference level, vertical 6. Silent groove for bearing rumble and table isolation

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Record Label

Analogue Productions