12th May 2022
Neumann VMS 80 #GearThatMadeUs
In today’s 'Gear That Made Us' we feature the Neumann VMS 80 lathe. These sophisticated cutting machines were first designed around 1980, used to create master discs for vinyl record reproduction. Using a groove spacing computer and cutting head they cut a spiralling groove into the disc that stores the vibration of a recorded sound. This complex and delicate process takes a lot of knowledge and skill to carry ...