All turntables can have various small tweaks done to fine tune the sound - and the turntable mat is one of the cheapest, easiest things to play around with. A cork mat can help alleviate static as well as offer a slightly "quitere in the groove" sound due to it's natural damping properties.
There has always been a big debate about how mats influence the sound of records. The interaction between the record and the surface can be tracked very easily by the super-sensitivity of a good pick up cartridge. For a change in style and a very cost-effective way to enhance the sound quality of playing your vinyl, the Cork Mat is a good option.
• Alternative platter mats with special sound characteristics • Substitutes felt mats • Damping of resonances from metal turntable platters • Less noise • Avoids static load • Suitable for all turntables • Perfect combined with Clamp It
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