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How to position your speakers for great sound

How to position your speakers for great sound

November , 2017

Location, location, location. No matter what audio equipment you have, proper speaker placement can significantly improve your listening experience....

Our Pursuit of Perfection

Our Pursuit of Perfection

August , 2017

Listening to vinyl is about noticing the details. The same goes for building turntables. Building a great turntable takes...

Meet your record maker: Hand Drawn Records

Meet your record maker: Hand Drawn Records

May , 2017

Thanks to listeners like you, demand for vinyl has been on the rise for the past decade. But pressing...

Vinyl + headphones: getting started

Vinyl + headphones: getting started

April , 2017

If you’re reading this, there’s a good chance you: (a) care about how your records sound, (b) expect great...

U-Turn's night at the museum

U-Turn's night at the museum

March , 2017

What does Boston sound like? Local multimedia artist Elisa Hamilton reached out to U-Turn to provide turntables for her interactive...

How to clean your turntable's stylus

How to clean your turntable's stylus

February , 2017

Vinyl may be known for pops and hisses, but it doesn’t have to be that way. Surface noise is...

A holiday gift guide for vinyl lovers

A holiday gift guide for vinyl lovers

December , 2016

If you can't decide on a gift for the vinyl lover in your life, check out our team's favorite...

Introducing walnut and maple plinths

Introducing walnut and maple plinths

November , 2016

Since we first released the Orbit, we have received a steady stream of requests (and demands) to add wood plinth...

Introducing Orbit Arm 2

Introducing Orbit Arm 2

October , 2016

We are always looking for ways to improve. Since releasing the Orbit in 2012, we have learned a lot...