We bought this at Bed, Bath & Beyond using a take 20% off any item deal. I could not wait to get this thing home. I have been dealing with different turntables, software, etc and it's been a long row to hoe. I have always had difficult finding something I didn't have to babysit that would split the tracks as it records it. This does that. It's a little touchy and takes some getting used to with the pausing to flip the record/tape, and restarting the record but once you get the hang of it,..
The first music center I brought I took it back to the store because I could not get Cds to play on other CD players after I had recorded them on the It Music Center. I got another one from the store and I still had troubles.. I had read the instruction book from cover to cover but I still couldn't get it to record. Finally, I almost gave up and emailed the Company about my problem and in a days time, answer came back to me, informing me, what I was doing wrong. So all of you out ther..
Excellent stability! Excellent sound fidelity! Simple to operate. Make CD's from your old vinyl recordings and from your cassettes,then use your computer to rip the CD's into formats for your iPod. The Aviator is a must have if you need to convert a special collection of music that you cannot download. Naturally, digitized downloads are superior, but this machine is for you if you don't mind an occasional snap, crackle and pop in your copy.