How to Change the Needle on a Vinyl Player?

Answer Phonographs, record players, turntables - whatever you want to call them - have parts that need to be changed as they wear. Here's how to do it.

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I need Help Fixing The Needle of My Record Player/Turntable?

How to Remove a Needle From a Sony PS LX110 Record Player?

Sony's PS-LX110 DC servo motor, belt-drive turntable plays records at either 45 or 33 RPM and includes an automatically returning tonearm. Sony supplies an adapter if you want to use 17-cm records.... Read More »

How to Thread the Needle for a Sew-in Weave So You Don't Have to Keep Threading the Needle?

Weaves can take hours to complete. To sew in a weave, the hair must be braided into cornrows to provide an anchor for the thread that attaches the fake hair to the head. The process becomes more te... Read More »

Does boiling a tattoo needle in water&alcohol sterilize the needle?

Boiling water is insufficient for sterilizing tattoo needles, and alcohol is just a disinfectant. Only an autoclave can properly sterilize tattoo equipment. Go to a licensed artist trained in cro... Read More »