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Vinyl Records sound great.

post #1 of 6
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Vinyl > 8 track

Vinyl > cassette

Vinyl and CD's are similar except for size. Both need to be taken care of or they're worthless.
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I wish vinyl records were as nearly indestructible as CDs are. I mean, unless you're really crass and have a penchant for destroying CDs, they're virtually immune to incidental damage (scratches, pits, and the like) compared to a vinyl record. And there is a discernible difference in playback between a vinyl record to a CD.



(I have a strong preference to the warmth of an analogue vinyl recording. )
    
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I've ruined many a Vinyl record from playback.



Luckily nothing I didn't have a doup of. I actually bought a high end Vynl record player that hooked up to my computer so I could play my records once, and record them in FLAC to my PC.
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TT, that's something I'd like to do for my dad soon. When he retires next year, he can spend a good chunk of his free time digitizing his good-sized vinyl collection.
    
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That's something that will stay with him till the end of his days. Now that is what a son should do. Thinking about your parents is something today's youth don't bother with.

Even the little things matter.
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