Azimuth refers to the horizontal balance of the cartridge. This determines at which angle the stylus sits on the record groove and effect the signal output for L+R channels
Tracking Force is the weight at which your record player’s stylus sits on the record. The correct weight is required to create the best sound and prevent damage to the record and stylus
The test records aids our measurement service for Azimuth & stylus anti-skate / tracking to ensure all frequency tests keep the stylus in the groove to extract the best audio possible.
Sound level tests are carried out in conjunction with the test record to ensure the stylus is producing the best-balanced output from the Azimuth and anti-skate setups
Weddings, Christenings, birthdays, graduations, keeping those precious memories can be a worry with tapes going mouldy, sticking and breaking. We can help, we can restore most tape formats and convert to modern media that will last a life time. Using the best broadcast playback equipment to ensure not a frame is dropped. Contact us to find out more about our service and pricing.
From Audio Cassette Tapes, Reel to Reel, Minidisc and more, we can convert your audio media to digital and from digital to digital ensuring the quality is never compromised and where it is, we will do our best to restore the audio integrity to its best. Vinyl recording can be enhanced, pops, clicks and hiss taken out using the very best in audio capture, we use audiophile quality components to capture the source as well as hi-end computer recording devices used in the most modern studio environments.
Vinyl is coming back in popularity with sales now overtaking CD. To ensure you are getting the best from your vinyl we can visit your home and setup your turntable to ensure it is getting the best out of your cartridge and vinyl pressings. We test cartridge alignment, Azimuth and Tracking using industry standard techniques
We provide an all-round fault, fix, upgrade service including valve and transistor amplifiers, tape decks, turntables, speakers and more. If you have an audio item that you would like repaired or upgrading, please get in contact
G17 can offer a wide range of computing services. From home computing, custom builds, workstations and servers including operating system installation. Along with this we also provide support and have an extensive range of parts for most repairs. WIth experiance in most operating systems covering Windows, MAC OS and Linux, G17 is your one stop shop for everything I.T
Windows, Software, Upgrades
Installation & Upgrades, Office networking and sharing, collaboration, video conferencing and much more
Software, Servers, Open Source
We use and deploy open-source software where appropriate, keeping costs to a minimum and to suit the application. From web & file servers to open-source office applications
Networks, Cabling, WIFI
Experts in developing networking solutions to meet the most demanding environment, from CAT6 cabling to wireless bridges to get networking where it's needed
Provisions, Sales, Installation
Providing an all round I.T service, we can provide and deliver a complete hardware infrastructure to meet your office & home computing needs.