Stereo HIFI Lathe Cut Records
HIFI cuts are stereo playback, lower surface noise, and more extended frequency response than regular lathe cuts. They are still made one at a time in real time, though with a different machine. They are clear, 33 RPM or 45 RPM. The cost is higher, but the quality is unmatched for one-off or short run records.
7" HIFI: (33 RPM up to 7:00 per side, 45 RPM up to 4:30)
one sided - $8
two sided up to 5 min sides - $9
two sided up to 7 min sides - $10
10" HIFI: (33 RPM up to 15:30 per side, 45 RPM up to 12:00)
one sided - $15
two sided up to 10 minute sides - $17
two sided up to 15 minute sides - $20
for 7" and 10", orders under 20 copies incur an additional $15 setup fee
12" HIFI LP: (33 RPM up to 20:00 per side, 45 RPM up to 15:00)
Orders of 1-4 quantity: $65 each (including two labels, poly bag, cardstock cover sheet)
Orders of 5 or more:
one sided - $25
two sided up to 15 min sides- $35
two sided up to 20 min sides- $45
labels and inserts are priced based on quantity
special cuts made on the stereo machine:
7" large hole, 45 RPM Jukebox records (black) - $25 each
10" 78 RPM, hand crank playable records (clear, wide groove, playable with bamboo needles) - $50 each
please email with specific questions on these special cuts
HIFI test cuts (7") are $15, with free shipping in the US.
one track (5 min or less), so you can hear the quality and aesthetic of this type of record.
If you want a full copy of the record to hear for a test, it will be regular price.