Norah Jones, Come Away With Me LP Test Pressing SS - Clarity Vinyl

$175.02 USD
November 09, 2019 - 12:03:50 AM GMT (7 months ago)
SS: Still Sealed Label: Blue Note Catalog Number: JP 5004 This auction is for a STILL SEALED single Test Pressing of the Classic Records 200gram reissue of Nora Jones&apos; "Come Away With Me"; pressed on CLARITY Vinyl. Test pressings are highly collectible and are from the first stamper. Approximately less than 20 exist. Test pressings reflect the closest you can get to the lacquers and hence have a special collectible value and store of value. Background on Clarity Vinyl Pressings In 2008, Classic discovered that de-magnitizing black vinyl records leads to better sound in playback. The engineers at Furutech in Japan, makers of a commercial record demag machine, explained that the carbon black that was added to PVC record pellets contained trace metal that became randomly magnetized and while spinning below an electro-mechanical transducer (phono cartridge) caused electrical distortion inside a cartridge during LP playback. Hence, demagnetizing a black vinyl record dramatically reduces the electrical distortion and leads to more "Clarity" in playback. Michael Hobson, founder of Classic Records reasoned that if the carbon black were removed then the result should be more Clarity in playback. Working closely with the PVC manufacturer Kenan, Classic developed its own proprietary "Clarity Vinyl" devoid of the problems with trace magnetic particles contained in black vinyl formulas. A Clarity vinyl pressing on a flat profile die is the absolute ultimate pressing possible and even a step above the JVC UHQR black vinyl pressings. Not to be missed - you can hear the difference! Good luck! -----------Thank you for visiting our eBay shop! Make sure you subscribe to our eBay store testpressings to get updates on our NEW listings each week. Refund Policy Photos are for actual item up for auction. No returns or exchanges on all items. 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November 02, 2019 - 12:03:50 AM GMT (7 months ago)
33 RPM


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