and Restoration Resources
The most common
questions posed to this website (besides asking for free appraisals) relate to
buying parts, repair and restoration of Victor or Victrola phonographs.
usually refers to the process of getting an old Victrola to play records,
e.g. fixing the motor, soundbox or other mechanical components. Restoration
refers to the process of refurbishing the worn or damaged wood finish.
What Are All Those Knobs For?
Different Types of Needles. When to Replace
How to Operate and Perform Minor Service Tasks
For Beginners Looking to Repair or
Restore a Phonograph
Basic Information on Repairing a Victor
Phonograph Including Motor, Soundbox, etc.
How to Restore an Old Finish
Refinishing techniques. Cleaning. Etc.
for buying Victor parts Needles. New Springs.
Mechanical Repair Services. Etc.
Where to find more information. Information on Non-Victor Phonographs. Books and Literature.
on my Victor-Victrola Appraisal/Restoration Services