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How to Setup a Turntable

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Connect Four Wires to Phono Cartridge

Connect the four wires on the cartridge headshell to the correct terminals on the back of the cartridge using needle-nosed pliers. The four wires are color-coded and generally labeled as follows (Note: your turntable's headshell may have different colored wires, check the owner’s manual for details):

  • Left Channel: White
  • Left Channel Ground: Blue
  • Right Channel: Red
  • Right Channel Ground: Green

    Attach the cartridge holder to the tonearm and secure it.

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