It is currently Thu Jun 22, 2017 3:13 pm

vinyl records pressed in Czech Republic

For discussions about technology and people in technology.
 
Posts: 2920
Joined: Wed Jul 27, 2011 7:13 pm
Location: Croydon

vinyl records pressed in Czech Republic

Post by sideband » Fri Apr 15, 2016 1:24 pm

News item here on new vinyl records.

Old tech but high demand

 
Posts: 719
Joined: Tue Jan 27, 2015 2:02 pm
Location: Chatteris, Cambs

Re: vinyl records pressed in Czech Republic

Post by PYE625 » Sat Apr 16, 2016 8:47 am

Might have known they wouldn't be made here :bbd lol

 
Posts: 133
Joined: Sun Aug 07, 2011 8:42 pm
Location: Peterborough, Cambridgeshire

Re: vinyl records pressed in Czech Republic

Post by Aerodyne » Sat Apr 16, 2016 10:05 am

I see from the BBC video clip that the master is cut directly into a copper disc, unlike the old method of making a wax master which then had to be coated with electroconductive powder before building up a thick layer of plating. This new approach must save a lot of time.
Nice subject, sideband.
Tony


Return to Technology & People



Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 4 guests