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Dual 1225

2-Speed Idler-Drive Turntable

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Dual 1225


The Dual 1225 is an idler drive turntable with automatic operation tonearm operation.


Drive: Four-pole asynchronous motor

Platter: 1.45kg 270mm diameter

Speeds: 33.3 and 45rpm

Pitch control: one semitone (6%) at both platter speeds

Wow and flutter: +-0.15%

Signal to noise ratio: 56dB weighted rumble

Tonearm: torsionally rigid tubular aluminium arm with vertical pivot mounting, horizontal self-adjusting pivot mounting

Pickup head: removable, suitable for all 1/2" mount cartridges 2-10g

Stylus pressure: continuously variable from 0-8g

Weight: 4.0kg




service manual  Deutsch

service manual  English

instruction/owners manual  Deutsch

mounting template  English Deutsch Francais Nederlands

instruction/owners manual  Espanol - eclectik

instruction/owners manual  English - kareldc

instruction sheet  Suomi - paerikka

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English owners manual for 1225

I'm new to this forum and discovered it since i'm trying to give my 1225 new life.
I would really appreciate if someone could get me the owners manual in english for this TT.


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Trying to revive a 1225 somebody threw out.

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Dual 1225


Hi Guys
Thank you so much for DUAL manuals. I have an old DUAL 1225 turntable, originally equipped with a SHURE cartridge, installed in a GRUNDIG compact stereo system, named HiFi studio 3010. In the 70s GRUNDIG featured great looking compact stereo systems which came equipped with DUAL turntables.

Owner's Manual english


Could you please help me to get the owner's manual in english for Dual 1225

Dual 1225 manual

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I inherited a dual 1225 mint condition and I was craving for the service manual, so I can work that thing without f*$#ing it up. (bearings arms and levers aren't a given thing for people of my generation)

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