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What is the best needle to record old vinyl records to my computer?

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I have a lot of old records and I would like to archive them. Looking for advice on the best needle.
asked 5 years ago in Question by anonymous

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Nobody has answered this, so at the very least I will say to make sure you clean the records.  :)       How to clean vinyl records 

 

answered 5 years ago by Taoist (4,780 points)
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@ Taoist: good answer!

In general: the better the needle the more imperfections you can hear. I would suggest a low to medium cost moving coil type of needle

Ortofon or Shure are a very good choice
answered 5 years ago by Chris Verbert (190 points)

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