Technics SL-1210MK2 Turntable (Refurbished)

This is a fully refurbished deck. Fully calibrated (pitch, tonearm, break) and cleaned. Comes without lid, cartridge, slipmat or 45 adaptor. Visual condition may vary.

Technics SL-1200 is a series of turntables manufactured from October 1972 until 2010 by Matsushita under the brand name of Technics. S means "Stereo", L means "Player". Originally released as a high fidelity consumer record player, it quickly became adopted among radio and club disc jockeys, thanks to the direct drive high torque motor design, making it, initially, suitable for pushbutton cueing and starting of tracks on radio. Latterly, when the use of slip-mats for cueing and beat-mixing (and scratching) became popular, the quartz-controlled high torque motor system enabled records to be mixed with consistency and accuracy. A primary design goal was for hi-fidelity, but having good build quality, control over wow and flutter, and minimized resonance led to the equipment being particularly suitable for use in nightclubs and other public-address applications. Since its release in 1978, SL-1200MK2 and its successors have been the most common turntable for DJing and Scratching (also known as Turntablism). Producers, DJs & Rap MCs refer to the Technics turntable as the "Tec 12's", "Wheels of Steel" and the "Ones & Twos". Apart from their iconic status in hip-hop and electronic music culture, Technics 1200s are also commonly used in recording studios and for non-electronic live music performance. Since 1972, more than 3 million units have been sold. It is widely regarded as one of the most durable and reliable turntables ever produced. Many of the models manufactured in the 1970s are still in heavy use. In the autumn of 2010, Panasonic announced that the series was to be discontinued due to marketplace conditions.

Drive Type : Direct
Audio Line-out : No
78 RPM : No
Cartridge Included : No
Pitch Lock : No
Reverse Play : No
USB : No
Slipmat Included : No
Cover/Lid Included : No
Arm Type : S-shape
Key Lock : No
Extended Pitch : No

Total quartz locked continuous pitch adjustment up to 8%
Precision moulded aluminium die cast cabinet and heavy rubber base material absorb unwanted vibrations
Unwaving quartz DD accuracy: wow & flutter 0.01% WRMS, rumble -78dB (DIN B)
Very high torque (1.5kg (cm) for quick start ups
Highly sensitive low-mass tonearm with gimbal suspension / tonearm height adjustment
Output Connectors: bRCA Phono
Motor: Direct-drive brushless DC motor
Speedsl: 33 1/3 and 45 RPM
Brake: Electric brake
Pitch Control Range: +/-8%
Wow and Flutter: 0.01%
Power Supply: Switchable between 110/120 and 220 volts
European prong power cable with included US adapter
Dimensions: 17.8 x 6.8 x 14" (452 x 173 x 356mm)
Weight: 26.5 lbs (12 kg)

Technics SL-1210MK2 Turntable (Refurbished)

A legendary industry standard turntable used all around the world.

£449.00

Expected Delivery: 2-5 working days

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