Changing the stylus pressure on a technics sl-7 turntable

Posted on Sep 25, 2011

I own an old Technics SL-7 and was (until recently) not smart enough to change the stylus pressure — even after reading the manual (you can download the sl-7 manual from here).

The magic screw is located on the right side (the location in the manual is therefore completly wrong ;-) )

and the pressure can be chanbed by 0.25g: